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Edit Assistant

Back2back Productions are looking for an experienced Edit Assistant to join our busy technical team.

About the Role

Back2back Productions are looking for an experienced Edit Assistant to join our busy technical team.

The successful candidate will have experience of working across documentary post-production and will primarily be doing conforms, working across the online, grade and dubbing suites.


You will also be assisting with junior-level editing tasks and helping the development team with cutting promos, all at one of Brighton’s leading independent production companies.


You must be calm under pressure, a strong team player, self-motivated to take ownership of daily tasks and carry them out to a very high standard from start to finish. 

You will need to be an excellent communicator, friendly and flexible in your approach to work. 


Key responsibilities:

  • Media management, wrangling, ingestingand organising rushes and archives
  • Preparing conforms and deliverables for the online, grade and audio suites, including audio and archive EDLs, AAF’s, BITC and clean screeners
  • Conforming programmes
  • Audio prep and liaising with Dubbing Mixer to ensure smooth running of VO and mixes
  • Prepping final episodes in accordance with delivery dates
  • Providing support for technical issues and general ad-hoc troubleshooting to the offline suites
  • Log and report support and workflow issues
  • Liaising with other teams to resolve issues and ensure smooth running of edits. 


About You

Key Skills, Knowledge & Experience:

  • A good knowledge of the Avid Media Composer/Symphony environment
  • Experience of DaVinci Resolve and After Effects is an advantage
  • A sound knowledge and understanding of TV and Film Post-Production standards, codecs, technologies and workflows
  • Eyeball & ACQ experience is desirable but not mandatory
  • Good IT skills
  • A confident, creative instinct as well as a technical eye
  • A positive and flexible approach with an ability to think independently in resolving issues
  • An ability to work accurately under pressure to tight deadlines
  • A calm approach to a high-pressured environment
  • Strong communication, and Team collaboration skills are essentials.



The position is full time and based in Brighton, starting this month.

  • Hours & Location: Working to daytime shift patterns at our facility in Brighton.
  • Salary: Based on experience


Next Step

To Apply:

Please click the 'apply' button to send your CV and a cover letter via grapevinejobs.