Production Manager, BBC Sport
Job Introduction From the World Cup to the Winter Olympics, The FA Cup, 6 Nations and Wimbledon, BBC Sport is at the heart of the worlds major sporting events. Throw in our flagship shows such as Match of the Day, Sports Personality of the Year, and the success of the Rio Olympics, and we truly have a portfolio to shout about.
We are now seeking a Production Manager to join our Sport Production Manager team.
Role Responsibility The successful candidate will professionally manage a slate of Football productions from preparation for green light through to delivery using specialist production management skills, knowledge and experience, reporting to a Head of Production.
You will work with two Production Managers across the Football portfolio and in partnership with editorial colleagues to deliver theoutstanding, distinctive, multi-platform content that BBC Sport is renowned for, by providing the ways to realise editorial ambitions within operational and financial constraints.
The role will bring effective leadership to production management staff on the production(s) and play a key role in maintaining a professional pan-BBC production management community.
Are you the right candidate? We're looking for a talented individual with a considerable knowledge of Live and Highlights programme making and experience of studios and outside broadcasts.You will be confident managing relationships , working with key stakeholders from The Premier League to Sky, Dock 10 and The Farm.You will have demonstrable working knowledge of end-to-end production, being jointly accountable with editorial colleagues for a variety of aspects including compliance with BBC policies and managing the operational performance of the production(s).
The ideal candidate will shape and plan productions, manage and deliver them whilst planning and managing the productions finances.You will be required to embrace BBC Sport objectives to deliver new audiences, digital output and multi-platform , coupled with experience of encouraging and supporting creativity, innovation and diversity within teams.
You will be an experienced Manager and enjoy developing the skills of your Production Management team. You will be a confident communicator and able to liaise with a range of Producers, On Air talent, suppliers and Host Broadcasters and collaborate with the other Production Managers within Sport and across BBC North.
A real interest in sport is beneficial to enable efficient running of the output.
Package Description Band: D Contract type: 12 Month FTC/Attachment Location: MediaCity, Salford
Interviews for the role will be on the 18th July
Were 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 Diversity matters at the BBC. We want to attract the broadest range of talented people to be part of the BBC whether thats 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.
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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.
Posted 31 days ago