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Edge Hill University
Television Studio Manager
£27,854 - £30,424 per annum
Edge Hill University is one of the most rapidly developing universities in the United Kingdom and has been providing higher education for over 125 years, based on an ethos of opportunity through excellence. The past five years have seen student applications double, turnover increase at a rate of around 20% per annum, and an investment of £180m on campus. Edge Hill is a dynamic and ambitious university with a clear sense of direction, and significant resources to invest in its future.
The Studio Manager will be based in the new £20m Creative Edge facility, which is home to the departments of Computing and Media. This important role will provide you with an excellent opportunity to contribute to the exciting new developments taking place in Creative Edge.
As a senior member of the Media and ICT Development Division, you will be responsible for managing the technical and operational aspects of the two HD TV studios located in the Creative Media building, one of which is built to a full broadcast quality specification. You will provide first line, operational and technical support within the studio environment and oversee the Media Asset Management System, supporting staff and students by providing training and support. This role will also require liaison with academic staff and external clients to ensure studio requirements can be met.
You will be a creative thinker and have excellent problem solving skills, being able to translate ideas into outcomes and come up with creative solutions to problems. You will be flexible and be able to remain calm under pressure, working effectively across a range of situations, with individuals or groups. You will have in-depth knowledge in broadcast engineering, within a broadcast studio environment. Operational knowledge of the vision, audio and lighting equipment used within a studio environment is essential.
For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Donald Moffatt, Media Technology Development Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
For an online application form and job description, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/jobs
Closing date: 5 July 2013.