Technical Assistant

Arrow Films

Remote working

Salary: £20,000 - £25,000

Arrow Films are looking for a Technical Assistant to join their content team.

Job purpose
  • To assess received masters for release as well as oversee delivery and quality assurance of masters for Arrow Films working with Line Manager and Production/Operations Teams
  • To maintain brand guidelines on content quality, working within budgets set by Line Manager
  • To be a support to Operations Department on content receipt, delivery and QA/QC as required
Key responsibilities
  • To assist with the creation and delivery of feature film masters for Arrow Films releases for delivery on all platforms
  • To work closely with Arrow’s Head of Technical and Restoration to participate in different stages of restoration/mastering, including attending film scanning, colour grades, picture restoration and audio remastering processes
  • To provide Quality Assurance review of supplied masters specifically for all technical/digital and historic/film source related issues including version comparison, digital presentation, colour grading, aspect ratio, audio presentation etc.
  • To review supplied masters for approval/rejection and closely inspect and compare masters against existing and past releases in the marketplace
  • To work closely with Arrow’s Production and Ops Teams, maintaining deadlines and updating the teams as required
  • Quality Check (technical presentation, encoding, navigation, etc.) of other titles acquired by Company as required
  • Adhere to budgets set by Line Manager, liaising on costs and reporting final expenses
  • Raising POs and reporting to Finance Department
  • Maintain high levels of knowledge of technological developments to ensure material assets are fully maximised and the Company stays ahead of the curve
  • Ad hoc duties specific to the Production department as required
To apply

Please read the full job description here.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to:

The closing date for this position is 14/06/2021 at 23:59

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