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Assistant Sales

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
January 22, 2018

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Jay Taylor

Brisbane, QLD

M 041*-***-***


I have built my eye working on the highest rating TV shows in Australia including MKR, The Block, The Bachelor & The Voice. Able to work autonomously and as part of a team. Strong problem solving skills, always finds a way to make things work and meet deadlines.


● Diploma Audio TV & Film

Production (JMC)

● IT (Tech support)



QLD, 2017 to present

● Shooting, editing & audio design freelancing in Brisbane, working on corporate video, music video & video games. Assembly Editor, The Mosque

Brisbane, QLD, 2016 - April 2017

For Southern Picture

● Assembly Editing

● Transcoding, project creation & organization. Daily project upkeep.

Supervising Assistant Editor, Shark Tank Season 2

Sydney, NSW 2015

For Shine Australia

● Avid workflow, schedule & operations design

● Supervising a team of assistant editors

● Training junior staff

● Providing support to offline & online editors, producers and audio designers


Brisbane, QLD, 2016

For Win News

● Editing updates & main program news

● Transcoding, project creation & organization. Daily project upkeep.

Senior Assistant Editor/Assembly Editor (Avid), The Bachelor s3 / The Bachelorette s1

Sydney, NSW - 2015

For Shine Australia

● Assembly editing, editing rose ceremonies for The Bachelorette including music selection & pass.

● Ingest, transcoding, syncing, grouping & shot finding. Editor, MKR

Sydney, NSW - 2015

For Seven Network

● Assembly editing / pod editing

● Edited complete shopping, judging & final scoring sequences for My Kitchen Rules including music selection

& editing.

Swords - Chipped Shoulder (Music Video)

Sydney, NSW - 2015

For self (freelance)

● Cinematography

● Producer

Supervising Assistant Editor (Avid), The Block

Sydney, NSW - 2015

For Channel Nine

● Supervising a team of 5 assistant editors

● Training staff, two of which had never worked in an assistant editor capacity.

● Ensuring post production schedule is kept to

● Compile video editing

Supervising Assistant Editor (Avid), Location Location Location Season


Sydney, NSW - 2014

For Shine Australia

● Avid workflow, schedule & operations design

● Ingest, backup & transcode daily rushes

● Assembly editing

Senior Assistant Editor (Avid), The Voice Season 3 Sydney, NSW - 2014

For Shine Australia

● Ingest, backup & transcode daily rushes

● Sync multicam audio & video

● Assembly editing with Avid

Assistant Editor (Avid), So You Think You Can Dance? Season 3

Sydney, NSW - 2013

For Shine Australia

● Ingest, backup & transcode daily rushes

● Log/mark footage

● Sync multicam audio & video

● Compile video editing with Avid

Assistant Editor (Avid), Home And Away

Sydney, NSW - 2013

For Seven Network Limited

● Ingest, backup & transcode studio & location daily rushes

● Log footage

● Audio sync

● Organize Avid projects

Video Editor, Technicolor

Sydney, NSW - 2013

Technicolor is the technology leader of digital innovation in the media and entertainment sectors.

● Media wrangling/transcode

● Conforming material for broadcast compliancy.

● Content encode and decode.

● QC/Ingest

● Video editing with FCP

● Distribution process management.

Digital Media Coordinator, The Movie Network


Sydney, NSW - 2012

Movie Network Channels was an Australian premium television movie service that consisted of five original channels (Movie One, Movie Extra, Movie Greats, Family Movie Channel, Starpics 1), two SD timeshifts (Movie Two, Starpics 2) and three HD simulcasts (Movie One HD, Starpics 1 HD, Starpics 2 HD).

● Media ingest/wrangling/transcode

● Ensure timely delivery of content to our digital platforms & partners, which include but are not limited to Fetch TV, Telstra T-Box, X-box, Foxtel Download, YouTube, as well as our website & iPad app.

● Video editing with FCP

● Manage all meta-data requirements, both externally


● platforms) and internally (internal video servers)

● DVD Studio Pro authoring & duplication

● FTP & website admin

Operations Consultant, Sage Business Solutions

Sydney, NSW - 2007-2011

Sage is a global vendor providing end-to- end financial accounting software, Enterprise Resource Planning - ERP software, Customer Relationship Management and Business

Intelligence software solutions to large, mid-size and small businesses.

● General day to day point of contact to solution providers

● Daily CRM maintenance

● Order Entry (Using Sage Accpac ERP)

● Business reporting (Sales targets, KPIs etc)

Key Achievements

Nominated for employee of the month several times over tenure.

Awarded employee of the month for October 2009 for outstanding client services and sales support.

Streamlined special pricing process for new sales; implemented new process which resulted in smoother sales workflow with fewer delays.

Formed strong relationships with resellers and receive constant praise for helpfulness and reliability.


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