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Senior Editor/Studio Director
Pacific7 Productions, a leading London video production company, is seeking an experienced post-production Studio Director to join their team of fun, friendly and hardworking Creatives and help produce thought provoking, relevant and exciting content.

About the Role

As Studio Director you will oversee all aspects of post-production produced here at P7.  Both as an Editor and manager. 


Our clients vary from large international blue chips to small start-ups. Making our work incredibly varied and that  means we’re looking for a great all-rounder who can get involved at all levels.  The role will offer daily technical, creative, client, and organizational challenges.

 

Our projects are turned around quickly and efficiently so a keen eye for detail and problem solving is essential. Not to mention a conscientious work ethic.


While the position is challenging we hope the successful candidate will grow into the role and find the work rewarding.


Main responsibilities

 

Reporting to the Managing Director the main responsibilities of this role will be:

  • Work collaboratively with producers and directors on a variety of different jobs.
  • Editing short form video content from internal case studies to online and TV ads.
  • Animating short form video content from a script or storyboard.
  • Coordinating long form internal communications pieces with multiple producers and editors.
  • Understanding briefs and finding creative solutions. You may need to take a direct brief for a project and run with it, adding value and quality.
  • Overseeing and collaborating on films and animations made by freelances or junior-level editors ensuring high quality control.
  • Keeping all edit suites up to date with the latest available software.
  • Keeping the P7 shared storage drives up to date, ensuring smooth access for all our edit suites at all times.

 

About You

The successful candidate will have:


Key Experience:

  • A history of working in video production, with a strong portfolio of work that you are proud of and that will make us sit up and take notice.
  • References essential.
  • You will also have experience of creating compelling short-form content, working across a broad range of different audiences, formats and channels.
  • The ability to understand how to convey brand identities clearly and effectively through your work. You’ll be working across a variety of different brands operating on a global scale. 

Key Skills:

  • AFX motion graphics required.
  • Cinema 4D desirable.
  • Technically minded with very good intricate knowledge of Mac OS.
  • Excellent knowledge of and practical experience with latest video editing software (namely Adobe CC) and good knowledge of motion graphics programmes.
  • Excellent communication skills, being able to communicate complex technical ideas and questions clearly and politely to freelancers and clients alike.
  • Very good organisational skills.
  • An unrivalled attention to detail. You may be the last person to see the work before it gets sent to a client, it has to be perfect!

Person Profile:

  • A love for film.
  • A good sense of humour, there may be times when you need it!
  • The ability to take the initiative. If you think we can do something better let’s hear it.
  • Good client facing skills and the ability to be well presented and smart when needed.
  • The ability to be a team player, do you like working in a tight knit team and pulling your weight wherever the opportunity presents itself?
  • Be a very good problem solver, using your experience and intellect to find ways around possible technical and logistical problems.
  • Must live within a reasonable commute to Clapham. Clapham Common tube station is a 2 minute walk.
  • The pub, we want you to be a team player both on and off the field!


Details

Salary: Dependent upon experience.


Next Step

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