Fitzrovia, London, W1




MCR Operator
Coda Post Production are looking for a fantastic MCR Operator to join our team! 

About Us

Coda is a well-established Post Production house specialising in delivering high-end video and audio content, from commercials and promos to documentaries and feature films. Coda has been operating at a very high level for over nine years, working with a number of high-profile domestic and international clients.

About the Role

We are currently looking for an MCR Operator to join our skilled technical department. You’ll be working in a capable MCR Team, organising incoming and outgoing projects, schedules, storage management, workflow creation and will report to the Head of Operations.

Duties will be wide-ranging but will include the following:

  • Avid and Premiere software / hardware management including troubleshooting, installing and testing.

  • Understanding tapeless formats & workflows in Avid, Premiere and DaVinci Resolve.

  • Constructing and deconstructing video edit suites.

  • Overseeing and prepping material for finishing including AMA linking conforms and Pre-grades in Avid and DaVinci Resolve.

  • IT support (PC, MAC and Linux) maintaining performance on staff and client laptops along with Avid Nexis solution.

  • Creating and refining new and existing workflows for ingest and delivery of final file formats.

  • Performing QCs as per broadcaster guidelines along with training staff to conduct QCs.

  • Willingness to work evening shifts and also occasional weekends.

About You

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a minimum of 2 years’ MCR Operating experience in an Avid post-production environment with a strong track record in and knowledge of the broadcast QC process.

  • Have a technical detailed knowledge of Avid, Premiere and Resolve.

  • Have an up-to-date knowledge of workflow delivery from shoot to delivery.

  • Have a good working knowledge of HDCAM-SR, HDCAM and Digital Betacam deck operation.

  • Have a great enthusiasm with a positive attitude who can lead our MCR team to get the best results.

  • Be hard-working, conscientious and diligent with excellent communication skills and an ability to work efficiently, making best use of the resources available.

  • Have an ability to work effectively with clients and colleagues with a can-do attitude to ensure Coda’s high level of service and work culture is maintained.


Next Step

To Apply:

Please click the 'apply' button to send us your CV and covering letter via grapevinejobs.