Vacancy title: Technical Runner Apprentice

Vacancy type: Full-time

Salary: £10,000 (PA)

Duration: 15 Months

Start date: ASAP

Location: Hoxton

Barcroft creates, produces and distributes amazing factual content which is enjoyed and shared by massive mainstream audiences around the world.

Our original stories, videos and TV shows are delivered by our team of award-winning producers 24/7 from our newsrooms in London, New York and New Delhi.

Barcroft are looking for a Technical Runner to join our team as an apprentice, a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s leading independent producers of factual content.

The role will involve working with the Post Production Manager and other members of the production team across many technical aspects of Post Production, with a focus around the monitoring and distribution of in-house camera kit. It may suit a candidate who has a keen interest in videography who is looking for their first step into the world of Post Production.

You will be based in our London office in Hoxton, working days/hours are generally Monday to Friday approximately 9am-6pm.

  • Maintaining and distributing video camera kit and associated hardware. Experience with kit, ideally Sony FS7, a definite plus.
  • Some data wrangling – Ingesting, logging and transcoding of visual and audio content whilst ensuring content is kept securely at all times.
  • Liaising with team members to ensure timely and precise distribution of content to clients and partners.
  • Organised and self-motivated with the ability to work independently without constant supervision.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud software a definite advantage.
  • Experience using Apple Mac computers.