Cutting Edge
(Company Profile)

Post Production Technical Manager

Cutting Edge Technical Services has an exciting opportunity for a Post Production Technical Manager to join our team for a short term international project.

In this leadership position you will oversee the daily operation of the post production department, working closely with the clients' technical and production staff to ensure that daily content is completed on schedule. You will also track the operational budget, troubleshoot technical issues and provide leadership to the post production crew. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage the post production team of creative and technical personnel
  • Track the operational budget and ensure staff rosters and allocated shifts are being adhered to work closely with the Post Production
  • Coordinator to ensure rosters and schedules are accurate and reflect the requirements of the project
  • Liaise with the client technical representatives and other departments to ensure the post production workflow is efficient and relevant to the project
  • Work closely on a daily basis with production and edit producers to ensure broadcast deadlines are met 
  • Assist with the installation and configuration of the technical infrastructure
  • Assist with the diagnosis & problem solving of technical issues with all technical infrastructure
  • Manage the workload of loggers, assistants and the technical team
  • Create and maintain records of technical infrastructure
  • Oversee the play out and delivery of program material and ensure technical standards are being met
  • Liaise with the client technical representatives and other departments to improve the post production processes
  • Act as support technician across all facets of the project.
Technical Capabilities, Knowledge & Experience:
  • Experience in the Film and Television industry as an Engineer
  • Strong ability to problem solve
  • Extensive production and technical knowledge
  • Strong sense of client service
  • Equipment installation and repair knowledge and experience
  • Experience in the creation of technical drawings
  • Experience managing projects
  • Outcome driven and highly efficient
  • Ability to operate autonomously and in a team environment
  • Strong sense of personal responsibility for task completion
  • Highly energetic and people orientated
  • Strong written and verbal skills.
This role will commence mid June for a period of 8 weeks with the potential to extend. If you are up for a challenge and keen to travel to an exciting location, we would love to hear from you.

Please forward your application letter and CV to: or send your application via grapevinejobs!

ALL - International


post-production / transmission