7 days ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Content Producer, TV Producer
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

Description

Closing Date: 16 August 2019
WHO ARE WE
We’re Viacom International Media Networks UK & Ireland, home to 20 TV channels that offer the very best in music, entertainment, comedy and kids programming through our MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Channel 5 and BET brands. Together these brands reach nearly 30 million homes in the UK and Ireland. Viacom brands are seen globally in more than 705 million households in 169 territories and 37 languages via more than 184 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties.
WHO ARE YOU
There are lots of people here doing all sorts of jobs and we believe that having all kinds of people from all kinds of backgrounds makes this a great place to work. We have a number of Employee Resource Groups that look to support our employees from all walks of life and who face common challenges in the workplace and we hold tons of events all your round to nurture the best possible, inclusive environment
WHAT ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
MTV Commissioning & Development is part of the wider UK Programming Team, producing a range of entertainment and music programming for our linear TV music channels + digital and social platforms.
WHAT IS THE ROLE
UK Programming is looking for a talented Series Producer to work with the Director of Music, Commissioning & Development on a wide range of programming, including long-form series; one-off events; ad-funded programming & Live to air music shows across our linear TV music channels + digital and social platforms. 
Applicants must have a proven track record in producing music / entertainment programming and possess strong editorial, organizational & budgetary skills.  You will be experienced in leading / briefing production teams (internal and external); are able to develop and pitch ideas to clients; and have forged strong relations within the industry from tech teams to talent and brands.   
WHAT SKILLS DO YOU NEED
  • Experienced in producing live to air studio & event based programming
  • Experienced in delivering brand-funded content – including long and short-form
  • Ability to develop ideas from inception to commission
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to produce high quality work to tight deadlines
  • Keen interest in and knowledge of all aspects of popular culture
WHAT ARE OUR BENEFITS
  • Private Medical Insurance: You will be eligible for our full Private Medial Cover (From 3 months)
  • Season Ticket Loan: We’ll pay for your season travel card up front and you can pay us back across the year
  • TV Package Discount: If you subscribe for the likes of Sky and Virgin Media, we’ll get £20 off your bill
  • Pension Scheme: You will be eligible for our Pension Scheme from day one, as long as you are contributing to this, we’ll top this up with a voluntary contribution from us
  • Discounted Gym Membership: We offer discounts to a number of Gyms
  • Discounts at Local Shops and Restaurants: Whether you need a new pair of shoes or just want something tasty for lunch, we partner with a number of local businesses to offer us a discounted rate
  • Access to Reward Gateway: With heaps of discounts on everyday shops, restaurants and household suppliers
WHAT ARE OUR VALUES
Our values, and their related behaviours, guide how we show up to work each day and help ensure that we all treat each other with respect. We want these to feel relevant to all of our employees and all parts of the business, as we believe that when these behaviours are achieved, we are the best we can be. The three values are intertwined and work together to drive the business outcomes we seek, and once combined we believe these will power our company forward.
BRAVERY
  • Creativity: Push beyond the expected
  • Passion: Stand up for what you believe in
  • Risk-Taking: Take smart choices
EMPATHY
  • Inclusion: Embrace diverse perspectives
  • Collaboration: Work together as one team
  • Innovation: Use insights to drive the business
HONESTY
  • Trust: Assume best intentions
  • Transparency: Communicate clearly and openly
  • Accountability: Deliver, and own the outcome

Skills Required

  • Content Production
  • TV Production

People who have worked with Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN)