BBC Scotland offers unrivalled reputation for content making in Scotland, producing local and network content across all platforms.
BBC Scotland Operations provide technical crew and facilities to service our Outside Broadcasts and Studios. Our clients include in-house and independent production teams.
Based in Glasgow, BBC Scotland Operations are looking to recruit a Vision Mixer to add to our team. This is an exciting time to join BBC Scotland as we embark on the launch of a new TV channel for Scotland.
We offer a rewarding career within BBC Scotland with a variety and challenges. The position will involve a flexible approach to working patterns and may involve some travel within Scotland.
You will have access to the BBC training academy and the courses that it runs.
You will join our TV Operations team and work closely with our in house production teams
You will work across TV Studios and Outside Broadcasts.
You will operate a range of Vision switchers with and without a Director.
Responsible for Switching, mixing. Keying/effects with and without the directors instruction.
Operation and setting up of the DVE and creation of macros within the desk
Are you the right candidate?
Experience of working in a live broadcast environment is essential for this role
You will be experienced and competent in vision mixing and will have used a variety of desks from manufacturers such as Sony, Grass Valley, Newtek and Panasonic.
Knowledge of Mosart would be an advantage
You will have the skills to deal with conflicting demands and changing priorities
You will have excellent organisational and time management skills
Good IT skills and knowledge of newsroom production computer systems
You will work on a rota which will include weekend and evening working
Contract type: Fixed-term contract/Attachment
We’re happy to discuss flexible working. Please indicate your choice under the flexible working question in the application. There is no obligation to raise this at the application stage but if you wish to do so, you are welcome to. Flexible working will be part of the discussion at offer stage.
- Excellent career progression – the BBC offers great opportunities for employees to seek new challenges and work in different areas of the organisation.
- Unrivalled training and development opportunities – our in-house Academy hosts a wide range of internal and external courses and certification.
- Benefits- We offer a competitive salary package, a flexible 35-hour working week for work-life balance and 26 days holiday with the option to buy an extra 5 days, a defined pension scheme and discounted dental, health care, gym and much more.
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