Screenocean Ltd - Media Management and ICT assistant

Salary: £22k per annum.
Location: London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Computing & IT, Internet & Digital Media, Management, Science & Technology, Secretarial & Business Admin, Media

Company Background:


Screenocean provides unparalleled access to unique and quality content from around the world, captured from 1896 to the present day. Discover rare and inspiring footage including momentous historic newsreels, entertainment programmes, and over 20 million iconic images. Screenocean’s footage library includes clips from Reuters News Archive, Channel 4, Channel 5, Warner Bros Television Productions UK, Clips & Footage, BAFTA and Cover Images. Searchable 24/7, we licence footage for TV, film, education, advertising, corporate events, museums, music videos and more.


The Screenocean Business is wholly B2B focused and entirely centred on footage sales with an in-house team of sales representatives and researchers; renowned as experts on all licensing and rights related issues.


Job description:


This role will focus on administering Screenoceans vast catalogue of media assets (primarily video). This will include optimising associated IT infrastructure and technical operations and processes; maintenance and development of internal systems; supporting an international team of staff with the use of these and other services; enhancing the content offering by ingesting media and adding metadata from new sources; working as required in collaboration with the Screenocean team to achieve business wide objectives.


Key Responsibilities:


• Be the primary operator and administrator of Screenoceans Media Asset Management Systems
• Upload and catalogue media assets
• Maintain and develop Screenoceans IT infrastructure (including a technical inventory)
• Be the primary contact for troubleshooting and support
• Report errors and identify areas to improve efficiencies
• Source and test hardware and software as required
• Support the marketing team with the design and implementation of campaign specific web pages
• Work with internal and external stakeholders to design and implement procedures for content onboarding, management and enhancement


Requirements:


• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in Media Technology, ICT or related fields
• Excellent IT literacy, including the MS Office applications Suite
• Preferably experience with Digital and Media Asset Management technologies
• Preferably an understanding of web mark-up including HTML, JavaScript and CSS
• Preferably an understanding of data encoding formats including XML and JSON
• Knowledge of video, image and audio encoding
• Interest in Broadcast Media
• Excellent communication Skills
• English Language Fluency

The Candidate should be Self-motivated, Media savvy, IT proficient, creative in use of databases, highlyorganised, bright and entrepreneurial.


Seniority Level:


Entry level


Industry


Media Archiving / Footage Licencing / Broadcast Media / Information Technology and Services / Online Media


Employment Type


• Full-time
• 35 Hours Per Week (1 hour unpaid lunch break)
• 9am to 5pm


Job Functions


Media Management / Technology / Administrative


Location


The applicant would be required to spend approximately 50% of time based at:
Channel 4, 124 Horseferry Road, London, SW1P2TX
And 50%;
14, Grays inn Road London WC1X8HN


Salary:


£22k per annum.

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