Posted on :
28 Apr, 2021
28 Apr, 2021
Refinery Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most established post production facilities. With sophisticated, world class infrastructure supporting a team of experienced artists and technicians who in turn are backed by a professional and dedicated production team. For us, besides making beautiful pictures with emotive sound, Post Production is about service and reliability. Workflows are customized to your specific budget and delivery requirements. We are the industry experts on any format, across all platforms. We are proud to boast an impressive track record of both local and international productions.
Job Title: Senior: Multimedia and Asset Delivery
Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reference #: Ref005
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
The incumbent would be required to have a good understanding of the technical aspects of various deliverable and downstream specs and be enthusiastic about evolving and adapting these to our client’s needs. The incumbent would also be required to use both industry standard and bespoke software to ensure that our client’s demands are satisfied within their timescales to an exemplary standard. Be highly motivated and able to work as part of a team with flexible attitude as some evenings and weekends work may be required.
Key performance areas include but are not limited to:
-Working in Multimedia / Online suite on equipment which will typically include bespoke high-end software, hardware, reference video monitors and video archival tape machines.
-Checking technical and creative quality of content, ensuring all work meets the required regulations specified for the job.
-Performing Quality control. Viewing materials, when specified, and either fixing or creating reports so that the relevant department can rectify any reported issues.
-Creating specified delivery assets per job specification, whether for broadcast, steaming, digital cinema, or any other downstream deliverable. This would include all subtitle and archiving packages required by clients.
-Working with producers on the job to clarify with clients and / or broadcasters delivery specifications.
-Helping with workflow and solving technical issues from other areas of the operation.
-Keeping abreast with current and future trends.
-Prepping and conforming source materials (including colour conversion).
-Creating outputs of various media formats.
-Delivering high quality of service and reporting to both internal and external clients.
-Working and liaising with other internal departments.
-Handling associated paperwork from work orders to labelling of materials.
-Completing time reports and logging all chargeable items timeously.
A qualification in Digital Media Design would be advantageous
A minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role specialising in Video Mastering for broadcast and cinema
Proficiency in client interface in post production
Proficiency in creating of DCP and IMF packages
Application Deadline: 05/05/2021