Special Broadcasting Service Corporation
(Company Profile)

Melbourne ENG Supervisor

We're looking for a highly skilled media professional to step into the role and lead our ENG news and field production team in Melbourne.

SBS is one of the most unique and innovative media organisations, producing trusted, meaningful and engaging content that celebrates Australia’s diversity. It's a network that exists for all Australians to inspire, support and celebrate the diversity of our multicultural society.

The Broadcast Operations team are responsible for supporting internal clients to maximise their content to engage our audiences. We're looking for a highly skilled media professional to step into the role and lead our ENG news and field production team in Melbourne.

About the role

As Melbourne ENG Supervisor - you'll be looking after the client facing services of our ENG and EFP cameras, TVU cellular bonded back packs, in field editing and bureau operations. We are a small and efficient bureau, so as well as leading the team to deliver service excellence, you will operate ENG Camera & Editing Equipment on location to ensure bureau production demands are met. The role will require you to work shifts and be willing to travel interstate and overseas as required.

You will lead the team to deliver service excellence as you move between day to day operations and working with internal clients, and teams and external vendors to support the ongoing operational excellence.

You will take responsibility for maximising the effectiveness of our operational services to support optimal outcomes for our clients. In addition, we’ll be looking to you to drive participation, integration and utilisation of our technology solutions and support the adoption of new technology solutions.

About you

With a key remit to drive service excellence you will be motivated by serving others. You will work at both a high level view and have the ability to drill down to a granular level to understand the limitations, challenges and possible solutions for the work of each team member.

You will be a strong communicator, able to project a positive and proactive attitude, and promote a sense of continual improvement.

You’ll be familiar with all aspects of news and production in the field including image capture, editing, lighting, live signal delivery and post production techniques. Key to your success, you will have:

  • Experienced and efficient ENG camera operator with a proven ability to deliver content fast, while maintaining a high standard of quality.
  • Proven experience in Production camera work with a high level of lighting techniques and sound recording.
  • Excellent Video Editing Skills and an understanding of working in news and current affairs.
  • Strong vendor & partner relationships and people management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate and influence in a fast paced, multi-discipline environment.
The Benefits

Ours is an inclusive and supportive workplace, filled with people who are technically adept, and genuinely collaborative. With numerous high-visibility transformation projects, your work will have an unquestionable impact on the business. You will be instrumental in creating positive change.

SBS believe that professional growth is a fundamental necessity for people to be engaged and happy. We are heavily investing in continual improvement of our Learning and Development capabilities across the organisation, particularly developing leadership capabilities across positions like this one. We are dedicated to helping our people grow, not just our organisation.

At SBS we pride ourselves on harbouring a flexible and inclusive environment for everyone. To ensure this doesn't change, we recruit with this in mind.

If the above sounds like your thing, we’d love to discuss your work and tell you more about how we operate. Send through a resume and we can arrange a time to have a chat. 

To apply online, please go visit our careers page here

VIC - Melbourne


broadcast - TV / cable / sat. / IPTV