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QC & Mastering Manager

  • Picture Shop
  • London, UK
  • 09/02/2023
Full time

Job Description

Who we are!

Streamland Media is home to Picture Shop, Ghost VFX, Formosa Group and Picture Head. Through these renowned brands we provide post production expertise across the globe; offering picture visual effects sound and marketing services to the industry's top film makers and content creators. Our award-winning talent world class facilities and innovative use of technology allow us to collaborate with  diverse groups of storytellers and deliver solutions to dynamic and expanding marketplace.

What we need!

Our QC & Mastering Manager will be responsible for co-ordinating the daily traffic of all finished programme content through the QC and mastering processes, resulting in timely delivery to designated platforms.

What we need you to do!


  • Overseeing management and distribution of all QC & mastering work via ScheduALL, including scheduling and allocating resources and being pro-active to changes
  • Flagging and managing any workflow, technical or logistical issues that will impact delivery and escalating to Engineering & Production where appropriate
  • Ensuring high standards are being upheld so that work is being delivered correctly and on-time
  • Being a point-of-contact for delivery platforms and key stakeholders in the delivery chain
  • Managing the teams day to day shifts, annual and sick leave allocation of staff


Line management responsibilities:

  • Undertaking line management responsibilities for the department Operators including providing pastoral care and support to your team and acting as a first point of contact for work or personal issues.
  • Delivering annual performance reviews, with support from HOO and HR
  • Participating in recruitment, from advertising to interviews, with support from HOO
  • Engaging in disciplinary action, or performance improvement processes, where needed, with the support of HOO and HR
  • Identifying individual and team strengths and deficiencies, with support from HR & HOO, to identify and deliver training needs


Documentation, Communication & Workflow

  • In conjunction with the HOO & TOM documenting workflows/processes and any other pertinent information for the department and Production team
  • Attending workflow meetings with Production and Sales, and clients where required/appropriate
  • Reading handovers & actioning any subsequent work or follow ups
  • Being a liaison between and support for Operations and other departments, e.g. Production.
  • Managing & updating templates as required on AQC software such as Aurora, Vidchecker & Content Agent


What Experience we’re looking for!

Our QC & Mastering Manager will need to demonstrate a solid understanding of Post Production workflow, delivery specifications, and have experience in managing a technical team of people.  They will have a thorough understanding and working knowledge of ScheduAll and an excellent knowledge of Avid will be essential in this role.