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Senior MCR Operator

  • Location

    North England United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Operations & Production

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Simon Ly

  • Job ref:

    5424

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-30

Exciting permanent opportunity for a Senior MCR Operator to join a major digital sports content provider based in the North of England.  In this role, you will be responsible for providing support in the master control room and ensuring the smooth delivery of all content transmitted worldwide. Your duties will include carrying out configurations according to booking information, quality controlling incoming and outgoing broadcasts and completing line-up checks and procedures with production teams.

As a Senior MCR Operator, you will also be responsible for troubleshooting and investigating issues within other teams and providing accurate reports on key deliverables. Your role will also involve training and assisting junior members of staff, therefore you must have a strong understanding of workflows.

To be considered for this role, you must have extensive experience of working in an MCR environment with knowledge of satellite transmission or RF delivery. You must have exceptional attention to detail and be self-motivated, with the ability to multi-task and work calmly under pressure within a busy fast-paced environment. Any additional knowledge of HD, quality control (QC), new media, encoding or streaming technologies would be highly advantageous as would any experience working in sports broadcasting.

This position will be working as part of a shift rota within a 24/7 broadcast environment, which will include nights, weekends and public holidays.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience to be considered for this opportunity and want to be part of this exciting project, then please apply now.

Please note, our client is unable to provide visa / work permit sponsorship, so please only apply if you have a full EU passport or the required visa/documentation already in place to live and work in the UK without restriction.

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