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Webcast Engineer
Central London
Job Description:

We have an immediate vacancy to join our team as a Webcast Engineer.

This role is based at our central London office and will be a full time position.  

You will be required to manage all the technical elements involved in delivering our live webcasts. 

Your daily activities will include the following:

  • Build and configure webcast events within our content management system.
  • Operate broadcast hardware and software to support the delivery of live webcasts.
  • Provide support to event managers, clients and suppliers for all relevant matters.
  • Support the development of the user experience and delivery workflow.

This role will pay a salary of between £20K - £25K depending on experience. You will also be eligible for our bonus and pension scheme. Additional benefits include private health insurance and annual season ticket loan.


The successful candidate will need to demonstrate skills in the following:

  • Worked for 2+ years delivering web projects in an online video role.
  • Knowledge of building and developing web content in a template based system.
  • Manage and edit online video content in Flash and MP4 format.
  • Worked as part of a team in a fast-paced and high pressure environment.

We would also be interested to know if you have any experience in the following:        

  • Knowledge of front-end development (HTML, CSS, Javascript)
  • Worked in a client facing role.
  • Knowledge of video editing or design software (Photoshop, Premier, Final Cut).


About the Company:

We are an international, integrated creative communications agency. We operate from offices in London, New York, Dubai and Hong Kong.

We help companies shape messages, bring them to life and engage audiences - across a range of channels. We:

  • Advise - we’re experts, we listen, we investigate, we explore, we recommend.
  • Create - we’re imaginative, we challenge, we collaborate, we surprise, we delight.
  • Deliver - we’re reliable, we plan, we coordinate, we drive, we care.

 We have four values that underpin everything we do: Collaborative; Attentive; Positive and Creative and everyone that works for MerchantCantos is expected to live these values and demonstrate these behaviours.


Mike Bowden
+44 (0)7958 561 460