The post-production audio department mix the sound and music from a production in the final stages of a project. 

Skills needed

  • Knowledge of sound recording and editing
  • Work well in pressured environments
  • Technical skills
  • Excellent aural skills

Job roles

  • Dubbing assistant
  • ADR mixer
  • Dubbing mixer
  • Sound engineer

Duties include

  • Mixing dialogue, music or sound effects
  • Liaising with clients and editors to determine the correct narrative arc
  • Organising workflow and sound budgets
  • Create or enhance the atmosphere in a scene with sound

Useful links

Audio Post-Production discussion at RTS Scotland

Sound Masterclasses