SABC Jobs – Audio Visual Imaging Producer

  • Full Time
  • Durban

Website SABC

Job Description:

To conceptualize, produce and deliver high quality Seasonal, Generic, Programme Specific and Campaign Specific multi-platform Imaging Material & Promos in line with the station’s sound and feel, programme briefs, campaign briefs and programming & marketing strategies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the planning, preparation, logistical arrangements and production of station promos
  • Continually monitor the technical quality of recording, ensuring optimal quality of broadcast and adherence to broadcasting standards.
  • Advise and assist on appropriate aspects, limitations, alternatives and utilisation of equipment to minimise mistakes and optimise and enhance product.
  • Effective recording of productions, ensuring the optimal mix of all the sound for broadcast, recording and sound reinforcement, in order to optimally deliver on the production needs and requirements.
  • Effective monitoring of technical quality and reporting of faults, in order to resolve any technical problems.
  • Assess and evaluate new equipment and provide feedback on relevance and suitability.
  • Identify relevant voices in order to produce unique and up-to-date station imaging.
  • Conceptualize, script, and produce cutting edge, high quality, generic, seasonal and thematic Station Imaging (jingles, promos, and one-liners)
  • Prepare/compile briefs for station’s brand and imaging campaigns.
  • Effective execution of daily administrative tasks to assist with the effective functionality of the section.
  • Execute administrative procedures necessary for the smooth running of the business unit.
  • Provide advice on aspects of quality control, in order to ensure superior quality of broadcasts.
  • Receive bookings and prepare for recordings, ensuring all equipment, facilities and resources are available for production, according to production specifications
  • Ensure timeous studio bookings to ensure delivery of promo materials according to agreed timelines.
  • Timeous and accurate administration of production procedures, ensuring adherence to operational standards.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to work under pressure and on short notice
  • Position is based in Durban
  • 4 years’ experience in broadcasting environment of which 2 years should be in radio technical production.
  • Candidate must have good command of isiZulu both written and spoken.
  • Above average proficiency of the English language (spoken and written) is essential
  • Proficiency in recording and editing software (i.e., pro tools, audacity, adobe etc).
  • Good research skills and ability to apply research information
  • Knowledge of popular music and current affairs will be an advantage.
  • National Diploma (NQF Level 6) in sound engineering or related discipline
  • Above average experience and knowledge of broadcasting production technology and digital media application

Job Details:

Company: SABC

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Durban

Application Deadline: N/A

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