Production Assistant Apprentice – Real SFX

Company:                           Real SFX
Apprenticeship Role:     Production Assistant Apprentice
Location:                            Cardiff

About the Organisation

Real SFX are a double BAFTA Craft and double BAFTA Cymru Award winning company providing high quality special effects to the TV and Film industry.  Using state-of-the-art techniques and equipment, we specialise in atmospheric, fire, explosives, mechanical rigs, model making and soft props.

Job Description

As an SFX Production Apprentice the work is extremely varied and provides a good entry-level administrative role into the media industries.

PLEASE NOTE this is not a job involving prosthetics, make up or making props.

Typical duties you will undertake will include assisting with:

 Answering telephones
 Production paperwork
 Data entry
 Arranging crew and transportation reservations
 Photocopying
 General office administration
 Attending events
 Social media and website management
 Distributing production paperwork.

Essential Skills:

 Strong written and verbal communication skills
 organisational and administrative skills
 Excellent customer service skills
 Basic knowledge of Microsoft and Mac computers
 Full UK Driving Licence
 Team spirit
 Can-do Attitude

Desirable but not Essential Skills:

 Spoken and written Welsh


Whilst working for Real SFX, you will be completing a 15-month Higher Level (4) Apprenticeship in Advertising and Marketing Communications.