University of the West of Scotland is a leading edge modern University and we are at an exciting stage in our development. We have renewed our academic and international focus and are growing our research and knowledge exchange. Our investment in people now sees us recruiting up to 80 academic posts across the institution. We are looking for engaged and talented individuals, like you, to support this growth and make a real impact on the local, national and international communities we serve.

Faculty of Business and Creative Industries

School of Creative and Cultural Industries

Ayr Campus

Studio & Technical Operations Co-ordinator(Ref. 12/178)

Grade 5 £26,779 – £31,948 per annum

The School of Creative and Cultural Industries is an ambitious, forward-looking school with exciting and innovative plans for further development.

As a result of rapid expansion, we have a vacancy at our new £81m Ayr Campus for a Studio and Technical Operations Co-ordinator, with a particular focus on Broadcasting studio equipment. This experienced individual will take responsibility for media support services both internally to the School and at external events.

Educated to degree level you will have professional experience in working in a TV studio environment and of managing, operating and maintaining complex technical equipment. Experience of working at the interface of technology and its users is a pre-requisite for this post.

You will possess up to date skills and knowledge in the areas of software and hardware systems associated with TV production, along with the practical ability to develop, design and prepare our TV Studio for the use of lecturers, students and external clients.

This is a customer focussed environment in which you will adopt a responsive and flexible approach to studio service users, whilst ensuring that sophisticated studio equipment is maintained in a structured manner.

Further information on the School, our industry-focused programmes, and our outstanding facilities is available from our website:  www.uws.ac.uk/cci

Further information, including details of how to apply, is available at www.uws.ac.uk/jobs or by contacting the Department of Human Resources by email: [email protected] or telephone: 0141 848 3692 (24 hour answering service) quoting Reference No. 12/178.

Closing date:   Friday 16th November 2012

Interviews will be held on:  Tuesday 11th December 2012

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