Job title: Multiskilled Technical Operator (Sound Mixing)

Company: Collective Newsroom

Job description: Job Description Reporting into the Operations Team Lead, this role will manage the main aspects of the technical areas of Collective Newsroom output in Delhi, including Gallery operations such as Studio lighting, vision and camera control, Vision Mixing (Switching), Sound Mixing, Operating Studio Cameras and Floor Managing (guest coordinator). Who We Are From April 2024, the majority of the BBC’s Indian operations has moved to the Collective Newsroom which has been set up by some of the BBC’s most experienced journalists in India. It has more than 200 journalists and operational staff, bringing you distinctive, impartial and world-class content and is the BBC’s sole provider of content for its Indian-language websites and social media platforms including English. Based in the BBC’s largest international market, we bring you the best of Indian journalism guided by the world’s biggest and most reputable news organization. We provide digital, audio and television content in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi and Punjabi as well as English. Our Vision: Home to India’s most credible, creative and courageous journalism. Our Mission: To lead with facts bringing diverse voices through innovative and impactful journalism in the public interest. To know more about us, visit our website: https://collectivenewsroom.com/ Last Date to Apply : 14th May 2024 Job Responsibilities: An experienced and talented PCR & Studio technician familiar with operating the following types of equipment: Balance live and recorded programmes, including setting up and playing in of material from a local sound-controlled source. Set-up studio sound equipment including the positioning and testing of microphones for all programmes. Rig, de-rig, test, line up and operate studio equipment, including microphones communications equipment, PA, FB, sound mixing consoles and any associated outboard effects; as well as any associated cabling, to meet the artistic, technical and safety requirements to fulfil customer demands. Record, edit, and conduct reproduction and dubbing using audio and/or video formats as necessary, including their replay as required by the Director. Establish and maintain studio sound, vision and communication circuits for live or recorded replay / transmission, including the acceptance and use of remote source/s. Essential Skills and Experience: Sound Mixing: A knowledge of mic suitability and placement for recording of musical performances, a knowledge of the use of direct input (DI) equipment for non-acoustic musical instruments. A knowledge in the operation and use of radio microphones and their associated transmitters and receivers together with an awareness of licensing and frequency allocation. Excellent knowledge of Digital and Analog Audio console and technology Knowledge of Calrec audio console is plus. Working experience of Podcast is plus. Understanding of Audio editing tools and applications like Adobe audition and audacity. Broadcasting: Experience working in a live broadcast environment. Excellent organizational and time management skills. Good IT skills and the ability to acquire technical skills and to operate technical equipment is essential. A good knowledge of English including complete comprehension of written and spoken English and the ability to communicate effectively. A good knowledge and commitment to providing output of technical high quality. Able to understand operational, journalistic and production requirements. Good interpersonal skills to establish harmonious working relationships with a variety of personalities, able to communicate effectively with others and keep them informed on progress and to clarify production requirements. Editorial awareness and an understanding of BBC News priorities and objectives. The ability to work fast, accurately and under pressure to tight deadlines. You must have a sufficient level of hearing and colour vision required for this post. Knowledge of newsroom production computer systems. Last Date to Apply : 14th May 2024

Location: Delhi

Job date: Mon, 13 May 2024 22:56:37 GMT