Sargent-Disc Announce Official albert BAFTA Partnership

Sargent-Disc is delighted to announce our partnership with BAFTA  albert - the organisation supporting the production industry’s transition to environmental sustainability. The partnership will enable albert to launch a series of new initiatives including industry masterclasses and to have a presence at key events such as the Media Production Show and the Edinburgh TV Festival. [...]

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Sargent-Disc Launches Refreshed Payroll, Payslip & Payscales Applications

We are excited to launch our new Payroll, Payslip and Payscales applications, designed to ensure an enhanced experience for users. The native apps for iOS and android include a host of features which aim to increase efficiency such as the use of a single sign on, 24/7 access to payroll information and management reports and [...]

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CrewStart™ – Dashboard Feature

  The freelance nature of the entertainment industries can make organising and disseminating onboarding paperwork a time consuming task for large or small productions. A challenge for production companies can be handling approval mechanisms, a typically time-consuming and inefficient process in which freelancer signatures are at risk of falling between the gaps. Executives can find […]

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Digital Purchase Order – Advanced Search Feature

Digital Purchase Order, the cloud-based procurement software, simplifies the purchase order workflow, removing the need for multiple emails and manual circulation. The software now has an Advanced Search feature that enables users to search for POs in more detail.     Clicking on the funnel icon (Figure 1) opens the Advanced Search filter dialogue box. […]

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Sargent-Disc becomes albert affiliate!

  Having attended several carbon literacy training sessions with albert plus and discussed our intentions to incorporate sustainable best practices into our workflows, we are delighted to reveal that Sargent-Disc is now an official albert affiliate. We will be joining other industry organisations in communicating albert’s message to our clients and colleagues; encouraging them to […]

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CrewStart™ Arrow Media Case Study

CrewStart™, new software created in house by Sargent-Disc, is designed to help production teams to automate the processing of contracts, start forms, daily rate vouchers and timesheets. Amongst the benefits is that it enables production companies to reduce administration; to sign contracts securely and submit start paperwork;  to calculate timesheets, approve documents and ensure the […]

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Introducing CrewStartTM
Posted in App, Software

Processing crew start forms and issuing contracts can be time consuming and often involves duplication of effort with the risk of mistakes in copying data. As the latest addition to the Digital Production Office® suite of software, Sargent-Disc has designed an application to streamline this process – leading to a stress free onboarding experience.

CrewStart™ allows the production office to customise envelopes to send to new production crew, enabling them to gather the information they require and to complete start forms and contracts electronically.

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Sargent-Disc selected as finalist for Payroll World Awards 2016

Sargent-Disc is delighted to be a finalist in the Specialist Payroll Provider category at the 2016 Payroll World Awards. The Specialist Payroll Provider Award honours a company which demonstrates innovative solutions for their market and delivers significant business benefits to clients. Founded in 1986, we have worked closely with our clients in the entertainment industry […]

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