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Junior Kit Tech/ Runner

  • Description

    The Kit Room is a leading broadcast rental company based in Shoreditch, London, supplying equipment to the BBC, ITV, and major production companies.
    We have a fantastic opportunity for a bright and enthusiastic person wanting to work in a fast-paced environment. This is an entry level position ideal for someone looking to expand their technical equipment knowledge and get hands-on experience with kit.

    ROLE:
    · Helping to prep cameras, sound and lighting equipment for professional hires
    · Providing support to our senior technicians
    · Delivering and collecting kit from local clients and rental companies
    · General office support including keeping the kitchen tidy and emptying rubbish bins
    · Help to set up and prep equipment for training courses
    · Providing technical support for clients
    · Candidates must be prepared for some weekend work

    REQUIRED:
    · MUST have a real, and demonstrable, interest in cameras and filming equipment
    · MUST have reasonable familiarity with and understanding of video formats, lenses, basics of lighting and sound
    · MUST have excellent communication skills
    · MUST be motivated, enthusiastic and friendly
    · MUST have ability to work professionally with clients and staff alike
    · MUST have excellent attention to detail
    · MUST be able to keep calm under pressure

    IDEALLY:
    · Good administrative skills and telephone manner
    · Good knowledge or familiarity with key software programmes, including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop as well as Excel
    · Industry experience within a dry hire facility and an existing knowledge of kit is a bonus

    BENEFITS:
    · 20 days holiday + bank holidays
    · £17,000 per annum
    · Friendly and relaxed work environment, based in Shoreditch
    · An opportunity to learn the latest broadcast equipment


    Start flexible for right person, permanent staff job. Interviews will be held as soon as possible.

    Apply by email only, with a short and tailored covering letter and CV to james@thekitroom.co.uk

  • Company Name

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  • Location

    E2, London

  • Salary

    £17,000

  • Posted on

    13th Feb 2018

  • Apply by

    7th Apr 2018

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