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Posted on June 1, 2021

Data Services & Vault Administrator

Closing: July 1st 2021

BlinkINK is one of London’s top animation production companies, with a commercial and cultural output across music, advertising, fashion and entertainment. We make commercials, music videos, short films and entertainment for global agencies, brands, record companies and broadcasters.

We are a proud part of the Blink family (Blink Productions & Blink Industries). Exceptional craftsmanship is at the heart of everything we do.

Our work spans the full spectrum of animation (2D, CGI, stop-frame, mixed-media) as well as well as visual development, pre-vis and post work for live action and puppetry.

You can see some of our recent work here.

This role is a gateway for someone looking to break into the world of animation production and gain experience of all these sectors under one roof.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Editing director’s showreels
  • Co-ordinating receiving, checking and archiving director’s work on the company server
  • Creating social media gifs and company newsletters using Mailchimp
  • Managing the Company website & Blink Vimeo channel, uploading content and keeping it up to date
  • Tech support for award entries, PR and film festival submissions across Blink
  • Transcoding files for different platforms (web, ipad, screenings etc)
  • Overseeing the CMS (content management system) across the two Blink websites
  • Creating and sending out bespoke reels using the CMS
  • Overseeing in-house camera equipment and managing booking system
  • Managing the drive log & drive storage
  • Managing ingest of new footage onto the server
  • Assisting the VFX editor with footage transcode as required
  • QC’ing final exports for creative and technical errors

Candidate should be:

  • Technically proficient
  • Bright, enthusiastic and comfortable in a media company environment
  • A creative eye and strong attention to detail are paramount
  • Good knowledge of Adobe Photoshop & Premiere and ability to edit
  • Basic knowledge of different codecs and compressions
  • Basic knowledge of Google Sheets, Docs & Slides
  • Basic knowledge of InDesign & After Effect desirable but not essential
  • Strong team player, a good listener and communicator

You will be based at our animation studio location in Holloway.

Salary £20,000 p/a.

Send CVs and covering letter to [email protected]