Digital Asset Manager/Archivist
£30,000 (or commensurate with experience)
Seeking a technically-minded digital asset manager and archivist to manage workflow for multimedia assets from start to finish and to organise a growing photography and video archive.
Vertumnus Productions is a London-based international film company dedicated to the production of narrative and documentary films. With a focus on socially relevant, transnational feminist themes and a commitment to creating a wide range of roles for women, this company is at the cutting-edge when it comes to engaging global audiences with content that inspires provocative and timely conversations. Some films include related photography projects for museums, galleries and various publications.
Responsibilities for this particular role include:
Ingesting multimedia assets and inputting related metadata
Designing Photo books and presentations of visual materials online and offline.
Dealing with labs and framers.
Editing short videos and multimedia slideshows on Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere.
Using InDesign to create presentations and marketing materials.
Updating website regularly using content management system.
Recording and transcribing interviews.
Creating presentations to accompany public lectures and exhibitions.
Design and printing of documents incorporating images and text.
A university degree in film, photography, media, computer science or a related field. Graduate degree and/or several years work experience in a job requiring demonstrable a high level of technical proficiency a plus. Must be qualified to work in UK on a long-term basis.
Prior Experience as a Photography Assistant, Archivist, Digital Asset Manager or Assistant Editor for Film & Video
Experience with and Knowledge of Management and organisation of Photography and Video Workflows from start to finish.
High-Level Technical proficiency required in the following areas:
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, InDesign, etc…)
Final Cut Pro
Microsoft Office suite
Extensive experience with Macs
Experience with managing calendars and schedules and contact databases