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Production Assistant

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Production Assistant

Salary – £20k - £23k depending on experience

Date posted: 19/06/22

Job Description

The role:
This is an amazing opportunity for somebody with a passion for film production, a creative eye and who wants to be part of a growing company with big ambitions. You’ll be working with a dynamic, busy, fun and professional team. The clients you’ll be working with cover a diverse range of industries and come from across the UK and beyond. You’ll be creating high-quality and engaging content that clients are proud to share and that bring proven results. You could find yourself filming in a zoo one day, a high-tech factory the next, and with the Mars Rover the day after (or, least, a reproduction of it).

Reports to:
Denise Austin, Director

Location:
Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 1LZ

The company:
Established in 2003, Pearldrop is a full-service creative film agency based in Stevenage, covering the whole of the UK and beyond. Our services include production, editing, animation, aerial photography and videography and stills.
Responsibilities
On-shoot assistance – setting up of cameras (Blackmagic 6K), lights and sound
Sound recording/operation of 2nd camera during shoot
Editing – Adobe Premiere
After Effects production (useful but not essential)
Ad hoc projects when required
General office support
Opportunities for creative input
Experience

Familiarity with the basics of physical production – operation of cameras, lighting and sound equipment (with training to be offered in all aspects)

Adobe Premiere
After Effects (useful but not essential)
Wider Adobe Creative Suite

Preferred Attributes:

Interest and passion for film
Flexible
Team player
Works well under pressure and to deadlines
Creative
Courteous and presentable, as part of role is client-facing
Punctual
Professional
Clean UK driving licence
Own transport – useful but not essential

Further Details:

Salary – £20k – £23k depending on experience
Holiday – 22 days per annum plus bank holidays
Hours – 37.5 per week (TOIL – time off in lieu at discretion of Director, Denise Austin)
Office/Studio Location – Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Gym membership

How to apply:

Please submit your CV and, if possible, links to a) your showreel, and b) a complete film that you have made. To make your application, fill in the form below.