Who we are
Launched in January 2021, Untold Fable is a unique tech-powered content production that makes film and audio content for some of the world’s biggest brands. We have an important mission at the heart of our business – to make diversity in our industry the norm, not the exception. That’s why we’ve built a bespoke production platform that allows us to bridge the gap between brands and diverse talent, creating fresh opportunities for collaboration and impactful work that truly reflects its worlds. And it’s why our global network of production talent is proudly open to all.
Untold Fable is a warm, encouraging, close-knit and supportive place to work. We foster an empowered culture by creating an environment where different people and perspectives can thrive at every stage of their careers. Sharing a passionate belief in our mission is essential as it will be central to this role, as is having an entrepreneurial spirit that’s spurred on by the idea of the ‘untold fable’ – all the powerful stories yet to be told.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
You have a passion and a knack for bringing stories to life on screen. You are up to date with the latest editing technology and trends across all social platforms. You can take a creative edit brief and run with it independently, but you are also happy to work collaboratively when required.
Responsible for the majority of UF offline editing across short-form commercial content, including but not limited to sizzles, factual, scripted, corporate.
Responsible for the majority of UF offline editing across short-form commercial content, including but not limited to sizzles, interview-led, scripted, corporate.
Helps to define the post process from shoot to delivery, ensuring that workflow and high standards of execution are maintained and replicated when we scale up and down with freelancers.
Works alongside Junior Producer and PA to ensure that all footage is securely backed up to the server.
Reports into the Head of Production, collaborating with a team of producers.
Managing time against project budgets, ensuring completion of deliverables.
Manage the needs of a project, sticking to timelines.
Establishing clear channels of communication to client facing team members, ensuring they have up to date status on all live projects.
Accountability for delivering consistently high quality output across all work.
Proactively advising on creative edit solutions for projects, always seeking new and effective ways to approach our productions
Has a minimum of 3 years experience as a professional Editor.
Is proficient with Adobe Premiere. Knowledge of After Effects is advantageous, but not essential.
Has a good up to date knowledge of shooting formats and post-production workflows.
Has a wealth of experience delivering short-form content.
Has a good understanding of appropriate editing styles for different genres of output: influencer led, documentary, scripted etc.
Has an understanding of the ways in which different post production processes impact budgets.
Has a commitment to our diversity mission, and a desire to work with talent that you haven’t worked with before
SOME OF THE PERKS YOU WILL ENJOY
Life InsuranceIncome Protection
Season Ticket Loans
Pension Contribution Scheme
Enhanced Parental Leave
Dependency Leave Cycle to Work Scheme
A) Please submit a copy of your CV + Cover Letter - bit more about yourself, why you would like to work at Untold Fable and any examples of your work you feel is relevant.
B) A video interview with Head of Productions and a member of the production team
C) Finally a face-to-face interview with the CEO + head of production, with an edit task