Location: Cape Town
Closing Date: 4 July 2013


Reporting to the Transfers Manager your key performance areas will include:

  • Understand the wiring of transfer equipment, including that of connecting external drives and tape equipment to various equipment including Apple Mac
  • Make sure the material conforms to Broadcast standards
  • Ensure that the programmes required for broadcast are transferred / ingested and a QAR performed as per schedule given by Transfers Manager
  • Make sure that all timings and other relevant info is correct as per ingest forms.
  • Responsible for the technical quality of all transfers material in line with e.tv broadcast specifications
  • Prepare Non TX reports
  • Report any technical problems including problems with transfer/Ingest material or Foreign Masters to the Transfers Manager
  • Understanding of ingest and Digital systems
  • Knowledge of FCP (cutting ,transcoding, laying projects to tape etc)


  • Experience or knowledge of working in a broadcast environment
  • Entry level technical knowledge of broadcast standards, specifications, equipment and post production
  • Competency in the use of broadcast systems an advantage.
  • Understanding of the broadcasting environment, language of television and role players
  • Easily adapt to change and training requirements.
  • Computer literate: MS Word and Excel
  • Ability to troubleshoot, take direction and work under pressure
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to take responsibility of decisions made
  • Willingness to work long and irregular hours
  • Willingness to work shifts according to a shift roster
  • Able to work without supervision
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Own transport
  • Good hearing and eyesight

Note: Training will be provided

How to Apply

If you possess the criteria and qualifications as stated, please send your application together with a detailed CV to [email protected]

Only shortlisted applicants who meet the criteria will be contacted.  If you have not received a response within 14 days after closing of the advert, please accept that your application was not successful.