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QC Supervisor (Contract)

Dublin, Ireland



Brown Bag Films are looking to recruit a QC Supervisor to join the Post-production department. The successful applicant will have at least 2 years’ experience in a Post-production environment. The candidate will work within the QC dept. providing quality control on all content leaving BBF. This is a challenging role which involves managing a high volume of workload and working to tight deadlines. This role will require the candidate to work outside normal business hours when necessary to meet business requirements.

 This is a 12 month fixed term contract. 

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Previous experience of coordinating mastering and dubbing projects from start to finish.

  • Technical knowledge of HD/SD tape and file based delivery including encoding a variety of different file formats.

  • Excellent communication skills and strong administration experience are essential.

  • Adobe Premiere/Final Cut Pro experience.


Duties include:

  • QC on all broadcast HD file and tape deliveries – audio and visual.

  • Encode & delivery of all final master/screening files in multiple file formats.

  • Digital deliveries of final masters.

  • Completing support documents for master delivery to client.

  • Adobe Premiere/FCP multi-track audio track-lays plus basic edit tasks.

  • Basic DVD authoring and output/duplication of DVDs.

  • Communicate with Supervisor on status of all jobs in progress.

  • Updating internal workflows and processes documentation.

  • Project data maintenance across all projects.

  • Keeping the tape library up to date.

  • Keep up to date with latest technologies, file types, OTT platform handbooks etc.

  • Adapting to any new technologies introduced by Brown Bag Films.

  • Reports to Post-production technical manager.


Closing date: 30/06/2018



About us

BROWN BAG FILMS are one of Europe’s most exciting, original and successful creative-led animation studios. After 21 years in business, their Dublin-based headquarters continue to produce cutting-edge animation for the international market, bagging numerous awards along the way. These include Oscar® nominations for Give Up Yer Aul Sins (2002), Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty (2010), four Emmy® awards for Peter Rabbit (2014), and a host of BAFTA, Emmy® and Annie nominations for their hit shows Octonauts, Doc McStuffins, Bing and Henry Hugglemonster.

BROWN BAG FILMS' much-loved TV shows are viewed by millions of children worldwide and include Doc McStuffins, Henry Hugglemonster, Peter Rabbit, Bing, Olivia, Noddy in Toyland, and Octonauts. Their most recent production is the animated pre-school series The Stinky & Dirty Show for Amazon Studios which premiered on Amazon Prime in January 2015 as part of the Amazon Pilots Season. With a second office in LA, and a newly opened third facility in the UK implementing a long form 2D animation pipeline, BROWN BAG FILMS are committed to producing the highest-quality, cross-platform animation with strong stories and engaging characters.

Founded in 1994 by Cathal Gaffney and Darragh O'Connell, BROWN BAG FILMS have worked with some of the world’s biggest entertainment names, including Disney, Nickelodeon, BBC, Chorion, Silvergate Media and Amazon Studios. BROWN BAG FILMS recently partnered with publishing house Scholastic UK to jointly develop publishing and animated content for children’s audiences. In 2015 BROWN BAG FILMS announced their acquisition by 9 Story Media Group, a leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning content for young audiences around the world.

The studio is among the most technically-advanced in the world, with full animation, picture and audio post-production facilities in-house. Their motto is simple: 'We love animation'. In fact, they love it so much they trademarked it: 'WE LOVE ANIMATION™.’