Post Production Edit Assistant

Marketing London, United Kingdom

Position at The Stars Group

The role: Post Production Edit Assistant

We are looking for a Production Edit Assistant to join our Stars Creative team, based in our London service office.

Are you our next Super Star?

We’re looking for individuals with big ideas and the ability to think creatively and outside of the box. You will become part of a company that gives you everything you need to create winning moments to push your own boundaries and build the best experience for our millions of players around the world.

So, who are we? We’re home to some of the biggest, most exciting brands in the online gaming industry, with offices, events and players all over the world. We’re the ultimate owner of such brands as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker and BetEasy, as well as live poker tour and event brands.

Why we need you: -

We are an in-house creative agency producing global and local branded content, including long form programming, live streams and short form social content, for the Stars Group’s main verticals (Poker, Casino and Sports) across TV and digital platforms. 

Reporting to the Senior Post Production Manager, you will assist with: -

  • The continuing smooth operation of the post production edit suites. Including preparing the edits daily, checking the routing and maintenance of edit suite and MCR equipment
  • Conducting conforms from low res sequences
  • Creating deliverables using Telestream Vantage for our varied content output: from TV shows through to digital advertising and podcasts
  • Sourcing and organising media using Avid Interplay
  • Archiving and un-archiving media using Xendata Lt06 tape archive
  • Setting up the VO booth for voiceover record
  • Striping tapes
  • Troubleshooting Avid Media Composer and Pro Tools
  • Simple edits using Avid Media Composer and After Effects
  • Travelling to live events and data wrangling

Please note worldwide travel will be required with this role alongside work outside of normal office hours including shift work.

Who are we looking for: -

A self-starter and team player, committed to dealing quickly and effectively with a wide range of technical requirements and issues. You should have relevant post production experience and knowledge of Avid Interplay, Media Composer, Resolve, Premier and After Effects.

You will need excellent time management and organisational skills, and should be naturally detail-orientated and deadline-focused to be able to provide consistent high levels of service delivery and responsiveness under pressure. Strong IT knowledge of both PC and MAC is a must and you should have an inquisitive mind, hungry to learn and implement new software, hardware and processes. 

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

A good understanding of Avid Media Composer, Pro Tools, and experience using Telestream Vantage and LT06 XenData archive.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). You can make the most of our personal interest allowance in order to learn something new or pursue a hobby. If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 GBP as congratulations.

In addition to that, we provide the opportunity for a discounted gym membership.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.