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Webcast Producer
London
Job Description:

Responsibilities
 
(i) Delivery
- Manage MerchantCantos webcasting corporate clients on a day to day basis
- Work closely with our in-house team of producers and engineers 
- Help clients to determine the best solutions to meet the communications 
needs of each event (Network infrastructure, codecs/streaming formats)
- Manage webcasting locations and advising clients on the resources 
required (Connectivity, signal acquisition, venue coordination)
- On-site and off-site management and client handling of webcasting 
events
- taking responsibility for the quality of service provided to clients 
- providing support for ongoing client needs
 
(ii) Business development
- Providing advice to MerchantCantos’ client teams to assist in webcasting pitches 
and proposals to both existing and new clients
- Monitoring best practice in webcasting services and pricing
- Driving the development of additional multi-media based products
 
(iii) Suppliers
- Build strong and productive working relationship with internal customer and AV vendors
- Operational management of all webcast-related suppliers to include invoicing

Qualifications:

(iv) Skill set required
 
- 2/3 years of experience running live and on-demand webcasts for corporate companies
- Excellent organisational, planning, management and communication skills 
-  Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
- Familiarity with HTML and Content Management Systems
- Ability to work with all levels to complete assigned projects to the highest possible
  standards within tight deadlines
- Understanding of web compression technologies Flash/Windows Media and browser compatibilities
-  Familiarity of analogue phone lines, video conferencing, ISDN, IP, fibre and satellite distribution
- Strong verbal and written communication.
- Excellent organizational skills and time-management.
- Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment which include working out of hours


About the Company:

We are one of Europe's leading providers of online video services for business, combining advisory expertise with high-end production. We pioneered the use of video on the internet and provide documentaries, webcasts and interviews for investor audiences.

Our offer runs from initial scoping through to delivery and we pride ourselves on strict quality standards, confidentiality and deadlines, using our own in-house producers, camera teams, web technicians and editors.

Contact:

Steve O'Keefe
steve.okeefe@cantos.com
+44 207 936 7430
www.cantos.com