Media Researcher Vacancy @ Zooid Pictures Limited (London)

Deadline: 31 March 2017

Salary: Approx £17,400 starting

ZOOID PICTURES is the UK's leading picture and footage research company; sourcing, managing and licensing media for major international publishing, broadcasting and exhibition projects worldwide since 1984, and pioneering research standards and technologies.

We are seeking to recruit one or two graduates with skills in:

  • Media Research
  • Video Production & Editing
  • Animation

Responsibilities will include:

  • Knowledge of rights, copyright, licensing and third party rights - particularly video
  • Ability to negotiate and administrate rights clearances thoroughly, accurately and efficiently
  • Knowledge of analog and of digital media formats
  • Ability to research and manage supply of footage and photos for publication/broadcast.
  • Some Production: video editing, simple animations, graphics, photography
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work within budgets

Skills, experience, qualifications:

  • Strong communication and telephone skills
  • Visually literate
  • Production skills in some or all of: video / animation / photography / graphics
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Powerful research and organisational skills
  • Proven administrative ability
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent negotiation skills, closing and follow-up skills.
  • A capacity to work effectively under pressure
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Computer literate
  • Experienced in databases and all standard business IT applications
  • Knowledge of FinalCut, Photoshop etc.
  • Broad general knowledge
  • Education to degree level
  • EU citizen or have indefinite leave to work in UK

Candidate advantages:

  • Foreign language/s OR linguistics
  • Experience working within media markets
  • IT management

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