Closing Date: 11 October, 2020
From the World Cup to the Olympics, whether it’s Premier League football, FA Cup, 6 Nations Rugby, International Cricket or the top Tennis tournaments, BBC Sport is at the heart of the world’s major sporting events. Throw in our flagship shows such as Match of the Day and Sports Personality of the Year, we truly have a portfolio to shout about.
Our Football Production team are now seeking a Production Coordinator for all live and recorded football output.
As a Production Coordinator, you will provide logistical and coordination support to a large production team working across numerous football productions. You will need to ensure delivery is on time and within budget as well as working in the gallery on the live output.
Reporting to a Production Manager, you'll work in partnership with editorial colleagues to deliver the outstanding, distinctive, multi-platform content that BBC Sport is renowned for, by providing the ways to realise editorial ambitions within operational and financial constraints.
Are you the right candidate?
We’re looking for a talented individual with a considerable knowledge of Outside Broadcast and live studio production.
You'll have good project management skills and the ability to deliver projects to budget.
You’ll be comfortable with different requests in fast changing situations with a strong ability of prioritising work requests.
Live gallery skills are essential to this role, to enable efficient running of the output.
Contract type: 1 x FTC/Attachment to 31/05/2021
Location: MediaCity, Salford
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 (1 of which is a corporation day) with the option to buy an extra 5 days, a defined pension scheme and discounted dental, health care, gym and much more.
The situation regarding the coronavirus outbreak is developing quickly and the BBC is keen to continue to ensure the safety and wellbeing of people across the BBC, while continuing to protect our services. To reduce the risk access to BBC buildings is limited to those essential to our broadcast output. From Wednesday 18th March until further notice all assessments and interviews will be conducted remotely. For more information go to https://www.bbc.co.uk/careers/
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The BBC is committed to redeploying employees seeking suitable alternative employment within the BBC for different reasons and they will be given priority consideration ahead of other applicants. Priority consideration means for those employees seeking redeployment their application will be considered alongside anyone else at risk of redundancy, prior to any individuals being considered who are not at risk.