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Picture Researcher

Location Zürich, Switzerland
Posted 23/10/2018
Closes 22/11/2018
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Marketing & Communications, Brand Communications
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive

Job Description

Your duties

  • Responsible for maintaining and operating an efficient, user-friendly FIFA Archive
  • Building extensive knowledge of the FIFA Archive
  • Ensure sourcing, compilation and delivery of media to FIFA stakeholders in a timely manner
  • Overseeing metadata in general and its use in the FIFA archive
  • Suggesting and locating supporting archive to complement features and stories
  • Ensuring the FIFA archive is logged correctly and providing assistance to any logging/data projects

Our requirements

  • University degree in a relevant area or equal further education in the broadcast environment
  • Several years’ experience in working with Audio Visual Archive systems
  • Good knowledge of TV/Broadcast standards
  • Familiar with technical topics within audio-visual such as video formats and qualities, codecs, bit rates, frame rates and with delivering content to required specifications
  • Good understanding of search functionality, metadata & logs
  • Practical understanding of editing software
  • General knowledge of copyright and related rights in general
  • Good knowledge of football in general and FIFA World Cup in particular
  • Fluent in English, other languages are an advantage

You can expect a highly motivated and helpful team working in a dynamic multicultural environment. If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work for an international organisation, please click "apply here" and submit your application in English (motivation letter, CV, diplomas and reference letters).


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