BBC Studios is a global creative powerhouse for the development, production and distribution of bold, British, content. We produce over 2,500 hours of content per year, operate in 22 markets globally and generate revenue of £1.4bn, returning around £200m profit to BBC public Service each year. In the UK, BBC Studios enables audiences to enjoy their favourite BBC programmes and brands outside the licence fee-funded window on alternative platforms, through a range of partnerships, and in multiple formats, from products and magazines to events and experiences.
We have an opportunity for a Production Coordinator to join our Content Marketing team. They create assets to support the marketing of BBC content by creating promos such as sizzle reels and wall art. The team use these promos at Showcase and other trade shows to support the distribution of BBC content.
The Production Coordinator will assist the team by providing logistical support and coordination, this will involve liaising with content providers to get the materials for the team to cut from. They will manage a number of feeds co-ordinating the production of new promos, campaigns, reversions, navigation and branding elements. Production Co-ordinators may also be requested to co-ordinate the production and delivery of off air assets including affiliate and sales materials, local off air requests, campaigns and central reversions.
This role has administrative responsibilities such as allocating project numbers, organising and maintaining files and tracking project deadlines.
Are you the right candidate?
This is an excellent development opportunity for a strong team assistant with previous experience in media and an interest in production or content marketing. The successful candidate will have excellent organisation skills, the ability to learn new systems and manage conflicting demands to meet deadlines. Building strong relationships with content providers and team members will be key in ensuring projects are completed on time, therefore excellent communication skills are essential. Technical editing skills will be advantageous.
We're happy to discuss flexible working. Please indicate your choice under the flexible working question in the application. There is no obligation to raise this at the application stage but if you wish to do so, you are welcome to. Flexible working will be part of the discussion at offer stage.
Excellent career progression - the BBC offers great opportunities for employees to seek new challenges and work in different areas of the organisation.
Unrivalled training and development opportunities - our in-house Academy hosts a wide range of internal and external courses and certification.
Benefits - We offer a competitive salary package, a flexible 35-hour working week for work-life balance and 26 days holiday with the option to buy an extra 5 days, a defined pension scheme and discounted dental, health care, gym and much more.
About the BBC
The BBC is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore strongly encourages applications from under represented groups. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background.
BBC Studios, a global content company with British creativity at its heart, is a commercial subsidiary of the BBC Group. Formed in April 2018 by the merger of BBC Worldwide and BBC Studios, it spans content financing, development, production, sales, branded services and ancillaries. BBC Studios' award-winning British programmes are internationally recognised across a broad range of genres and specialisms. It has offices in 22 markets globally, including six production bases in the UK and production bases and partnerships in a further nine countries around the world. The company, which makes 2500 hours of content a year, is a champion for British creativity around the world and a committed partner for the UK's independent sector. BBC Studios has revenue of £1.4bn, and returns around £200m to the BBC Group annually, complementing the BBC's licence fee and enhancing programmes for UK audiences.
Diversity matters at the BBC. We want to attract the broadest range of talented people to be part of the BBC - whether that's to contribute to our programming or our wide range of non-production roles. The more diverse our workforce, the better able we are to respond to and reflect our audiences.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all individuals. And we promote flexible working opportunities where operational needs allow.