PRODUCTION EXECUTIVE @ BBC SPORT
December 5, 2019
BBC Sport are looking for a Production Executive who is responsible for providing strategic production management for a portfolio of content from idea to distribution. They will lead and develop a team of production management staff, driving change and continuous improvement.
- Strategically manage a TV Sport slate from preparation for slate sign off through to delivery using specialist production management skills, knowledge and experience.
- They will also be responsible, reporting into the Controller of Production, for a small portfolio of additional programming.
- Reporting to the Heads of Production 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.
- The role will bring effective leadership to a team of production management staff across the TV Sport output 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, dynamic individual with considerable experience at senior Production Manager or Unit Manager level and you must have worked within a continuous news area and/or across a slate of programmes.
- You will have extensive knowledge of end-to-end production and be able to work at a strategic level 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 lead the production management team in order to manage and deliver output across the continuous output slate.
- You will be able to advise and influence senior colleagues in order to deliver the most cost-effective way to produce content across your slate.
- You will also drive collaboration across BBC Sport to achieve departmental and divisional strategic objectives.
- You will be an experienced Manager and enjoy developing the skills of your team. You will be a confident communicator and able to liaise with a variety of colleagues within Sport and across BBC North.
This role is offered as a continuing contract. Location: Mediacity, Salford.
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