Lighting Assistant On-Call

QVC - West Chester, PA3.8

Part-time
QVC, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation (NASDAQ: QVCA, QVCB), is the world’s leading video and ecommerce retailer. QVC is committed to providing its customers with thousands of the most innovative and contemporary beauty, fashion, jewelry and home products. Its programming is distributed to approximately 300 million homes worldwide through operations in the U.S., Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy and a joint venture in China. Based in West Chester, Pa. and founded in 1986, QVC has evolved from a TV shopping company to a leading ecommerce and mobile commerce retailer. The company’s website, QVC.com, is ranked among the top general merchant Internet sites.
Job Description Details

Job Description
Under the direction of the Manager of Broadcast Lighting, the Lighting Assistant supports the efforts of the entire Lighting team to enhance the lighting of every studio and remote broadcast for QVC. This person will perform daily design and technical maintenance under the supervision and guidance of the Lighting Designer & Lighting Engineer, respectively. They also must r eact quickly to critical situations that occur in live broadcast situations, and support any other lighting activities that involve all live or content studios.

Responsibilities:
Independently set up, program and strike basic lighting setups.
Lighting activities involve all Live studio, and some Video Production responsibilities.
Works closely with the Associate Lighting Designers to identify and accommodate unplanned lighting needs.
Perform scheduled and unscheduled checks of set lighting to ensure that all fixtures, gel, and accessories are in good working condition and focused correctly.
Program the lighting consoles as necessary. Understand basic operations and functions of the lighting console.
Support the Lighting Designer or Engineer in project development through implementation, research, or paperwork.
Should have a basic working knowledge of lighting systems, fixtures, video, and design.
Perform inventory checks and audit of larger assets.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
Degree in television / theatre / lighting and/or film, or equivalent combination of training and experience required.

One to Three years of recent active lighting experience is required, coupled with a working knowledge of technical elements.
Must be able to react quickly to critical situations that occur in a live environment.
A skill set consisting of lighting and color theory, some basic grip and rigging techniques, knowledge of traditional lighting fixtures and effects.
About QVC, Inc

QVC, Inc., exceeds the expectations of everyone we touch by delivering the joy of discovery through the power of relationships. Every day, in nine countries, QVC engages millions of shoppers in a journey of discovery through an ever-changing collection of familiar brands and fresh new products, from home and fashion to beauty, electronics and jewelry. Along the way, we connect shoppers to interesting personalities, engaging stories, and award winning customer service. Based in West Chester, Pa. and founded in 1986, QVC has more than 17,000 employees and has retail operations in the U.S., Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy, France, and through a joint venture in China. Worldwide, QVC engages shoppers on 14 broadcast networks reaching approximately 370 million homes, seven websites, and 220 social pages. Visit corporate.qvc.com to learn more.

QVC, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ : QRTEA, QRTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, "Qurate Retail Group"), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop - beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores - and is #1 in video commerce,#3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com . QVC, Q, and the Q Ribbon Logo are registered service marks of ER Marks, Inc.

EEO

As an equal opportunity employer, Qurate Retail Group is committed to a diverse workforce and is also committed to a barrier-free employment process. In order to ensure reasonable accommodations for individuals pursuant to applicable law, individuals that require accommodation in the job application process for a posted position may contact us at CareersUS@QVC.com for assistance.

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