Senior Studio Operator

Technology & Network Operations Division London, United Kingdom


Description

Position at Al Jazeera Media Network

Summary:

Operation of the Teleprompt system ,Floor Managing , Basic Cameras & Lighting, Sound and Studio Graphics

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • This position will be deployed across the five key functions in London’s Gallery: autocue, graphics play out, camera/lights operation, floor managing, and down-the line operation
  • Holiday cover and extra programming cover on camera lights
  • Acting as a team member, you will ensure that the studio day diary is kept up to date, that all team members contribute to sets being put in and taken down, day to day Health and Safety on the studio floor and of studio equipment. Reporting any problems to the appropriate people
  • Contribute to the training of new MSO staff, either directly training or delegating to other team members to ensure that new staff members and freelancers are fully trained on all five functions in the London Gallery
  • First line of reporting for technical problems within the gallery that relate to the MSO roles
Job Requirements / Qualifications:
  • Media production based University qualification preferred but not essential
  • 3 years television studio environment preferred but not essential
  • Knowledge Of News & Current Affairs an advantage
Applicants must be legally eligible to work in the UK