Academy Quality Control Operator

ROLE: ACADEMY QUALITY CONTROL OPERATOR
DEPARTMENT: TECHNICAL OPERATIONS
LOCATION: LONDON BRIDGE, SE1
DATE/VERSION: SEPTEMBER 2022

At DMS, we are proud to not only have weathered the storm of the last few years, but grown with it and we are continue moving forward with optimism and excitement as we enjoy the next phase of our growth and continue to build on our successes so far.

We are looking for like-minded talented people who want to be part of our journey. It’s going to be another very big year for us and we want you to play a role.

We love the film industry. We love the ability of film to take your imagination away from daily life, to excite, to provoke, to engage and to entertain and we are excited to once again be playing our part in bringing the magic of cinema into people’s lives.

WHO WE ARE

We are a vibrant, engaged, talent-driven agency where our staff feel empowered, where ideas are encouraged and where outstanding work is rewarded. We nurture bright, passionate people who are innovative and creative in their thinking and ambitious and brave in everything they do.

DMS is a place where our clients feel looked after, where they trust our ability to deliver and to come up with new ways of engaging them and helping them engage their audiences. We strive to be a key agency partner to our clients, delivering consistency of work and quality of service.

Founded in 2002, our headquarters are in London with offices also in Los Angeles and Sydney. We are part of the AKA Group of agencies.

WHAT WE DO

We are a full-service creative digital agency. Our people, technology and insights help global media and entertainment, sports and lifestyle brands create, manage, localise, distribute and place their content, and evaluate its media reach.

LOCALISATION SERVICES

DMS delivers a full range of adaptation and localisation services to major film studios across the globe from its central London base. Our services include subtitling, dubbing, editing, colour-grading and visual effects for promotional materials to support worldwide feature film releases for use in cinema and online.

THE OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU

We are seeking an entry level team player looking to be a QC Operator within our Technical Operations team. Once fully trained the position will involve the Quality Control assessment of broadcast and online content prior to worldwide distribution.

This role is based on shift working including nights on a rotating shift pattern (subject to change) that includes the following shifts:

Early: 06:45 – 15:15, Day: 09:30 – 18:00, Mid: 10:30 – 19:00, Late: 14:15 – 22:45, Night – 22:45 – 07:00

THE ROLE

The position will be customer focused, self-motivated with the ability to work independently and as part of a team with a strong commitment to finishing projects to deadlines. The successful applicant will have the ability to cope well under pressure while working in a fast-paced environment delivering content with acute attention to detail.

  • QC of short form (i.e. Trailers, TV Spots and social Media content) Video and Audio content for international broadcast
  • Audio QC
  • QC of international broadcast audio specifications (i.e. R128)
  • QC of subtitles for sync and positioning
  • Checking localised content against scripts and original versions supplied
  • Creating QC reports and updating stakeholders on content QC status
  • Reporting findings in a clear and concise manner on our bespoke Online QC system

REQUIREMENTS

– Experience using Adobe Premiere and Audition

– Excellent attention to detail in a fast-paced environment

– Basic technical understanding of video, audio signals and broadcast standards

– Excellent written and verbal communication in English required.

– Experience using MS Office package – Word, Excel and Outlook

In addition to this the applicant will demonstrate a good attention to detail and have the aptitude and determination to gain new skills and apply them quickly

THE DMS ACADEMY – HOW IT WORKS

The DMS Academy training scheme will last for one year. This training will be monitored and measured throughout the year, with regular feedback and structured development milestones which will form part of the appraisal process. The DMS Academy training scheme is the ideal way to get your career started in the media industry, you will be working for an industry leader, who’s clients have some of the best content around. Experienced industry professionals will guide you through your training and support you on live projects, giving you a firm foundation for your future.

BENEFITS

Statutory pension contributions

Annual Learn a Skill/personal development contribution

Subsidised gym membership

Season ticket loan

Full stocked daily breakfast pantry and monthly lunch treat

Perkbox platform (includes monthly free cinema tickets, weekly hot drink at Caffe Nero, access to free learning platforms, employee assistance programmes and much more)

Online training platforms

Lifeworks portal

Friends and Family theatre ticket offerings

Holiday buy/sell options

Long service award/holiday entitlement increase

Ride to Work scheme

PLEASE APPLY HERE

 
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