Video Conservation Specialist

British Film Institute


Salary: £24,546 - £28,728

The BFI looking for a Video Conservation Specialist who will work to examine, identify and determine the conservation needs of the whole range of video materials at the BFI National Archive in Berkhamsted.

Fixed-term contract until March 2022

Focusing on legacy video format replay and digitisation, you will engage in all technical operations for a variety of television and video conservation projects, utilising your skills, knowledge and expertise to support digitisation and ensure video materials are replayed to the highest possible standards.

You will have a good understanding of the technical processes and challenges involved in digitising analogue and digital video materials, experience with using a range of computer based systems, media file formats and media players, and an organised, constructive, problem solving approach.

This is a fantastic opportunity to build on your technical knowledge and conservation skills, while working with the BFI’s unique collection of video materials.

Based at the BFI National Archive in Berkhamsted, you will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, excellent support for working parents, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

To apply

Further details about the post can be obtained by visiting our website.

First interviews will be held on Wednesday 16 June 2021

Second interviews will be held on Tuesday 22 June 2021

The closing date for this position is 10/06/2021 at 23:59

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