Production Coordinator, BBC Sport
Job Introduction From the World Cup to the Olympics, whether it’s Premier League football, 6 Nations Rugby, International Cricket or the top Tennis tournaments BBC Sport is at the heart of the world’s major sporting events. Our Radio Sport and Interactive teams make sure that every day, throughout the year our audiences are served with world class coverage of the live sport events as well as providing all the stories surrounding every sport.
The Radio Sport department provides all the sports event and programme content for both Radio 5 Live 5 and Live’s sister station 5live Sports Extra and Test Match Special for Radio 4 LW. We are also the production team that has created and delivers award winning podcasts, That Peter Crouch Podcast, Football Daily and Rugby Union Weekly.
We are looking to recruit two Production Coordinators to join the Radio Sport team. Whilst this would be your primary role, you may also be asked to work across different programmes, outputs or platforms.
Role Responsibility The successful candidates will work in the Radio Sport department assisting in the production of sport programmes for 5live Sport, live sport, podcasts and digital content.
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 creative ways to realise editorial ambitions within operational and financial constraints.
Are you the right candidate? We're looking for two Production Coordinators. One to work with the Radio Football team to deliver the most comprehensive live radio football commentary in the UK, the second will work across a Slate of live sport from tennis to rugby and more.
An interest and understanding of the variety of content produced across Radio and Digital Sport will be of benefit. You will have demonstrable working knowledge of end-to-end production processes and experience of delivering a range of Productions often with complex logistical requirements.
Contracts include a 1 x 12 month FTC/attachment.
Package Description Band: C Contract type: 1 x FTC/Attachment 12 month - 1 x FTC/Attachment 10 month Location: Media City, 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 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 We don’t focus simply on what we do we also care how we do it. Our values and the way we behave are important to us. Please make sure you’ve read about our values and behaviours in the document attached below.
Diversity matters at the BBC. We have a working environment where we value and respect every individual's unique contribution, enabling all of our employees to thrive and achieve their full potential.
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 in all their diversity.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexuality, social background, religion and/or belief. We will consider flexible working requests for all roles, unless operational requirements prevent otherwise.
Posted 16 days ago