vacancies

permanent and freelance audio visual jobs

Through many years experience in placing audio visual candidates we have built a loyal base of client companies who use us exclusively to provide their recruitment solutions. Our clients are diverse and wide ranging in their use of audio visual and multi-media technology and this range is reflected in the selection of av jobs we have available.

Call us today, on 0203 980 9442 to arrange a meeting at our central London offices.

middlesborough college logo
Audio Visual Degree Courses
We have teamed up with Middlesbrough College as a Key Partner to promote their BSc (Hons) Audiovisual and Digital Media degree courses.
Click for more information and links to course brochures.
jacobsmassey logo
job photo
Audio Visual Technician
London
£29,000-£35,000 DOE
Ref: 11475
Description

This is a great opportunity for an AV Technician to gain experience setting up live corporate events. The Technician will also support audio visual services for our clients institute, with a particular emphasis on support for live streaming of events to the internet.

Mon-Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm or 9.30am to 5.30pm 35 hour working week with some occasional overtime required.

This will often involve liaising with external researchers and practitioners unfamiliar with this technology. Working as a member of a three person AV group within the IT team, they will also provide audio-visual support to staff, research associates, contractors and interns. The post-holder will troubleshoot problem areas in a timely customer-oriented and accurate fashion, and provide end-user training and assistance where required.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
Audio-visual Support for events programme
• Support live web streaming, working on video or audio
• Make sure that all necessary resources are in place before each event
• Liaise with events team
• When required, provide AV support for events held externally

General AV Support
• provide technical support and advice on:
o Polycom systems
o Skype
o Cloud-based video conference network
o Skype for Business conferencing
o Digital recording and format conversion
o Network connectivity
• Supervise video conferencing arrangements when required, liaising as necessary with external partners, DFID and commercial VC service providers and communications and programme staff.
• Oversee audio-visual facilities for conference and meeting rooms.
• Edit audio/video recordings promptly following events
• Receive and respond to incoming calls, and emails regarding AV software/hardware problems.
• Support other colleagues providing supplementary cover in the absence of other team members.


Equipment Support
• Set up, configure and maintain videoconferencing equipment, multimedia devices, display screens, monitors, projectors, recording equipment, speaker sets, digital cameras/camcorders, and other presentation equipment and troubleshoot as necessary
• Document instances of AV equipment failure, repair, installation, and removal.
• Contribute to a spare parts inventory for all AV equipment.
• Respond promptly to incoming booking requests for AV equipment and setup.
• Troubleshoot AV issues using the appropriate testing tools; make repairs as necessary.
• Maintain up-to-date knowledge of AV equipment.
• Place orders for AV equipment and consumables; ensure that all AV deliveries are inspected upon receipt.

Filming and editing
• Film talking head videos using canon c100 and xf100 cameras
• Editing videos adding subtitles and basic animation using Adobe Premier Pro and After Effects

Website development
• Working with Digital Team, support our clients secondary project websites

Working with IT team
• Deputise for the AV services Officer when he is unavailable
• Actively participate in team meetings.
• Provide supplementary general IT Support as required, and assist with other IT tasks.


Person Specification

Essential

Essential

• Excellent technical knowledge of video conferencing, presentation, and other AV hardware.
• Adobe Premier Pro and After Effects
• Telestream Wirecast
• Experience of web-streaming technology
• Hands-on AV troubleshooting experience.
• Experience as video camera person
• Familiarity in using mixing desk (virtual or analogue)
• Good knowledge of current network protocols, operating systems, software, and standards.
• Ability to operate tools, components, and peripheral accessories.
• Able to read and understand technical manuals, procedural documentation, and OEM guides.
• Ability to conduct research into hardware products and issues as required.
• Understanding our clients goals and objectives.
• Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills in order to provide an exemplary service to our clients staff, visitors and stakeholders
• Good written and oral communication skills
• Ability to present ideas in a professional and positive manner
• Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
• Analytical and problem-solving abilities, with keen attention to detail
• Self-motivated and directed, with the ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks
• Experience of working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
• Strong customer-service orientation
• Good knowledge of Windows-based PC and Mac systems.
• Familiarity with website CMS software, including WordPress
• Willingness to learn new areas of work
• Should be a results-oriented self-starter

Desirable
• Technical qualification in support for audio-visual systems.
• Experience with website setup and content management systems


Key Relationships and Contacts
Internal: Head of IT and Facilities, Other Staff

External: External support company staff, external visitors


All staff are expected to:

• Positively support equality of opportunity both with internal employee and externally customers

• Help maintain a safe working environment and take responsibility for own and colleagues’ Health and Safety

• Undertake such other duties within the scope of their post as may be asked by their manager
Apply
To apply for this vacancy, please email your CV to jobs@jacobsmassey.co.uk
Vacancy Tags: AV Technician, £25000-35000, London & SE
jobs 1-12 of 64
AV Technician
London
£24,000 - £27,000
Ref: 11491
Description
New opportunity to join a leading production company. Our client is looking for an AV Technician who will be based in between our clients warehouse and on site events, providing an exemplary technical service for live events.
40 hour week + Overtime paid at 1.5 hour rate. Enrolment in staff bonus scheme

The Role

This is a fu ...
Audio Visual Driver / Rigger
London
£21,944
Ref: 11490
Description
This AV Driver/Rigger opportunity looking for someone that has a passion for audio visual and live events and is keen to kick start their AV career.
40 hour week + Overtime paid at 1.5 hour rate. Enrolment in staff bonus scheme

The Role

You will need to have at least 2 years driving experience with an EU full clean drivers l ...
Senior AV/IT Technician
London
£35,000-Direct Staff Benifits
Ref: 11489
Description
A fantastic and new opportunity based at a newly built facility looking for a Senior AV/IT Technician to take ownership AV event requirements. The Senior Technician will join the IT team and will also provide first and second line support for IT. This is a direct staff appointment with very good benefits.
Key Responsibilities

T ...
AV Multimedia Support Officer
London
Freelance Day Rate
Ref: 11488
Description
Freelance 3 month booking. London.
The Multimedia Support Officer provides support and assistance to the Multimedia team in all aspects of second line AV support and the delivery of Multimedia production and presentation services. They provide general AV troubleshooting, remedial work of installed systems and assist with the curat ...
AV Event Production Manager
London
£42,000 + Direct Staff Benefits
Ref: 11487
Description
This is a newly created in-house direct staff appointment. As Event Production Manager you will technically deliver live events, managing a team of 8 Technicians and freelancers . Dealing with day-to-day event planning, working with clients and event production companies. If you have venue - large hotel - museum experience then we' ...
AV Team Leader
London
Freelance Day Rate
Ref: 11486
Description
Freelance 6-9 month booking. London.
Brief:
Booking: 6-9th month
Location: London

Assignment: Live event support, lead technician

Start date: ASAP

Contact: Niall Cunningham (Operations Director) 07493 212464
Apply
To apply for this vacancy, please email your CV to job ...
AV Manager
London
£52k + Benefits
Ref: 11485
Description
Great opportunity for an AV Manager to "set the vision" in heading up this in-house AV team delivering live events, meeting room support and video production. This is a direct staff appointment offering scope for personal development. You will be key in advising on future AV investment.
Overview:
Responsible for the over ...
Helpdesk Technician
London
£18-22k
Ref: 11484
Description
Join this dynamic, growing team, providing an interactive student music channel & app, playing out to 80+ University bars, cafe's and social areas across the UK. Ideal role for 1st / 2nd job in AV.
Helpdesk Technician:
The operations team plays a key role in ensuring the system runs smoothly, as well as making sure that all inte ...
Senior Sales Manager
London
£55-65k + Commission
Ref: 11483
Description
We are recruiting an ambitious Senior Sales Manager to support existing and expected growth in our clients UK market, which is a core market for the company. To champion their products, grow and develop the position of the company as the IPTV and Digital Signage solution of choice.
About the Role:
Reporting to the CEO.

We ar ...
Audio Visual Technician
London
Competitive - Direct Staff Benefits
Ref: 11478
Description
Fantastic opportunity to join directly a global law firm. Our client is looking for an Audio Visual Technician to join their close knit team in central London to deliver exceptional AV service.
ROLE OVERVIEW
The Audio/Visual (AV) Systems Analyst is responsible for providing AV service to our client’s offices. Responsibilities i ...
Senior Audio Visual Technician
London
£33,305 + Direct Staff Benefits
Ref: 11477
Description
New opportunity for a Senior Audio Visual Technician to work directly for our client in London. This role requires supervision of a team of technicians and any temporary/ freelance/agency technicians hired by the Audio Visual department.
40 hours per week, 5 days over 7 days.

The role also requires setting up, operation and sup ...
Audio Visual Technician
London
£26,353 Plus Direct Staff Benefits
Ref: 11476
Description
The AV department is responsible for overseeing AV arrangements for all conferences and meetings held at our client venue – both those organised by the Academic and Conferences sections and those organised by external bodies hiring our client facilities.
40 hrs per week including evenings & weekends 5 days over 7 days

OVERALL ...
jobs 1-12 of 64