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The Farm is a vibrant, creative and inclusive environment. We like people who are excited by what they do and determined to be the best in their field. In return, we create long-term careers with both job security and opportunities to grow.

We can offer positions in London, Manchester, Salford, Bristol or Los Angeles and the chance to move between locations. Our current opportunities are detailed below - if you are interested in joining the Farm family and your skill set matches what we're looking for, please send us your CV and covering letter here.

22.5.2019

Farm Manchester are looking for an experienced Post producer to come and join our growing team in our new state-of-the-art central Manchester facility!

 

A minimum of two years’ experience in working in a post-production facility is required.

 

If you're interested in applying for this role, please submit your CV and covering letter here

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for ensuring production projects run smoothly.
  • Have a thorough understanding of the workflows for all projects.
  • Work closely with operations during the early planning stages of upcoming projects to ensure the smooth running of the project.
  • Responsible for the budgeting and scheduling of all your projects.
  • Identify the creative resources required for each project and assign these resources accordingly, identifying and escalating when additional resources are required.
  • Responsible for agreeing payment schedules and terms with the client up front and ensuring that bills are signed off in in accordance with these terms.
  • Responsible for billing all projects on time.
  • Responsible for maintaining exceptional attention to detail when making bookings.

Creative Support

  • Responsible for regular engagement with the creative teams, spending time with them in the suites to understand their roles and importance to each project.
  • Responsible for working together with the management team to support up and coming talent, ensuring succession plans are in place for key creatives.
  • Responsible for introducing existing and new talent to clients with the view to selling them on existing/new projects.

Skills

  • A team player with exceptional communication skills who can credibly interact with clients, the team and other areas of the business.
  • The ability to form and build exceptional client and internal relationships.
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills.
  • An ability to work, and remain calm in times of high pressure.
  • Strong commitment to the role due to long hours that may be required.

Experience required

  • Experience in managing post production workflows across different genres.
  • Good understanding of scheduling/bookings systems, ideally ScheduAll.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in working in a post-production facility.

 

 

6.6.2019

The Farm London are looking for an experienced Post Producer to cover maternity leave.  A minimum of two years’ experience of working in a post-production facility is required.

 

 

If you are interested in applying for this role, please click here

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for ensuring production projects run smoothly.
  • Have a thorough understanding of the workflows for all projects.
  • Work closely with operations during the early planning stages of upcoming projects to ensure the smooth running of the project.
  • Responsible for the budgeting and scheduling of all your projects.
  • Identify the creative resources required for each project and assign these resources accordingly, identifying and escalating when additional resources are required.
  • Responsible for agreeing payment schedules and terms with the client up front and ensuring that bills are signed off in in accordance with these terms.
  • Responsible for billing all projects on time.
  • Responsible for maintaining exceptional attention to detail when making bookings.

Creative Support

  • Responsible for regular engagement with the creative teams, spending time with them in the suites to understand their roles and importance to each project.
  • Responsible for working together with the management team to support up and coming talent, ensuring succession plans are in place for key creatives.
  • Responsible for introducing existing and new talent to clients with the view to selling them on existing/new projects.

Skills

  • A team player with exceptional communication skills who can credibly interact with clients, the team and other areas of the business.
  • The ability to form and build exceptional client and internal relationships.
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills.
  • An ability to work, and remain calm in times of high pressure.
  • Strong commitment to the role due to long hours that may be required.

Experience required

  • Experience in managing post production workflows across different genres.
  • Good understanding of scheduling/bookings systems, ideally ScheduAll.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in working in a post-production facility.

 

 

12.6.2019

The Farm London are looking for an experienced Post Producer.  A minimum of two years’ experience of working in a post-production facility is required.

 

 

If you are interested in applying for this role, please click here

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for ensuring production projects run smoothly.
  • Have a thorough understanding of the workflows for all projects.
  • Work closely with operations during the early planning stages of upcoming projects to ensure the smooth running of the project.
  • Responsible for the budgeting and scheduling of all your projects.
  • Identify the creative resources required for each project and assign these resources accordingly, identifying and escalating when additional resources are required.
  • Responsible for agreeing payment schedules and terms with the client up front and ensuring that bills are signed off in in accordance with these terms.
  • Responsible for billing all projects on time.
  • Responsible for maintaining exceptional attention to detail when making bookings.

Creative Support

  • Responsible for regular engagement with the creative teams, spending time with them in the suites to understand their roles and importance to each project.
  • Responsible for working together with the management team to support up and coming talent, ensuring succession plans are in place for key creatives.
  • Responsible for introducing existing and new talent to clients with the view to selling them on existing/new projects.

Skills

  • A team player with exceptional communication skills who can credibly interact with clients, the team and other areas of the business.
  • The ability to form and build exceptional client and internal relationships.
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills.
  • An ability to work, and remain calm in times of high pressure.
  • Strong commitment to the role due to long hours that may be required.

Experience required

  • Experience in managing post production workflows across different genres.
  • Good understanding of scheduling/bookings systems, ideally ScheduAll.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in working in a post-production facility.

 

 

19.7.2018

Please state which location you are applying for.

 

  • First line Post Production Support role
  • Salary depending on experience and level
  • 9 hour shift rotation covering 8-8

 

 

What we are looking for

Lead responsibilities:

Support of Avid editing systems, Pro Tools studios, colour grading and VFX systems and general IT support duties.

Creative staff & Client helpdesk functions including call handling/logging.

               Machine imaging & hardware maintenance.

               AD, Avid Interplay & Nexis administration.

Experience:

Whilst some support experience is preferable, a good working operational knowledge of the post production environment is key.  This would include understanding of latest camera formats, software packages, a basic understanding of computer components and media management of networked storage.

New stuff and Training:

Exposure to a range of technologies from both the Broadcast TV side of the business as well as across general IT systems.

Complex Audio/Video apps and workflows, broadcast hardware, storage, databases, backups, networking, security.

An opportunity to get experience at the forefront of TV Production, and associated technologies.

Training is on the job from a helpful team of colleagues to build a working local knowledge

External technical training will be offered ad hoc.

If interested, please apply for this role by clicking here.

29.6.2018

We are looking for talented post production Edit Assistants 

Although FCP and Premiere are great, you simply MUST be proficient on Avid. And Resolve would be a bonus. We are looking for all experience levels -Junior to Conform Op.

The successful candidates will be working closely with in-house producers, creatives and clients. Responsible for the day to day work in edit support, troubleshooting issues, ingest, transcode, sync maps & conforming.

If interested, please apply for this role by clicking here.

20.3.2018

We are always looking to expand our database of talented compositors and VFX artists to work on our wide range of interesting projects at Farm FX in both Manchester and London.

Farm FX are looking for talented and experienced CG generalists to join their expanding team in Manchester.

We have a number of permanent, contract and freelance roles available. As part of the Farm Group you will help create award winning TV shows, documentaries, dramas and commercials.

Responsibilities:

  • Create high-quality work on time and to specification. 
  • Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines.
  • To produce a high standard of great looking imagery across a range of styles; from photo real CG composited against live action through to stylized fully CG work. 
  • Take a shot from concept through to delivery
  • To be proactive when executing shots and assisting the team.

 

Qualifications:

  • Proven and demonstrable experience in high-end CG.
  • Strong skill set in modelling (Hard surface and organic), texturing, animating, lighting, rendering (Arnold/Vray/Redshift) and compositing.
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya/Nuke as well as a solid understanding of most CG techniques and technologies.
  • Rigging experience a plus
  • Must be self-motivated, a team player and organised
  • Excellent attention to detail and good communication skills with both clients and colleagues. 
  • AE experience a plus

 

Junior Post Production Support Engineer

First line Post Production Support role primarily based in Central Manchester.Support of Avid editing systems, Pro Tools studios, colour grading and VFX systems and general IT support duties.

 

To apply for any of these roles please click here

 

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29.6.2018

We aren't currently looking for runners at the moment, but please feel free to send us your CV for when we are again!

Looking to break into post production but have no experience?

If you are a hardworking, motivated and talented individual who is confident and can make a great cuppa then get in touch.

As well as looking after our clients and talent we will identify your strong points and work to train you to be a Farm star of the future!

If interested, please apply for this role by clicking here.