Comic Relief

Assistant Producer - Fixed Term: June 2019 - March 2020

The Assistant Producer will assist the Producer and overall production team in all aspects of producing content for Red Nose Day and/or Sport Relief and other partner brands or investors, working closely with other teams within the organisation.

Key responsibilities

  • Work on highly sensitive and targeted casting of contributors for content.

  • Research factual information, alongside colleagues within the organisation.

  • Set up shoots with the producer & PM – including locations, contributors etc – in the UK and internationally (with strong focus on higher risk countries throughout Africa).

  • Working with our Safeguarding and Compliance departments, including experience of working with vulnerable people in challenging locations.

Essential Skills and Competencies

  • At least 2 years’ experience at AP level across TV and online content production, specifically in specialist factual and/or documentary programming.

  • Demonstrable shooting skills – ideally on cameras such as C300/FS7 or similar.

  • Ability to multi task and work across more than one project simultaneously, including shoots outside of the UK in high risk environments.

  • Understanding and experience of safeguarding – e.g. working with children and vulnerable adults.

  • Strong attention to detail – to produce work which is accurate and brand relevant.

  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal.

  • Ability to work proactively and effectively as part of a busy production team.

  • Basic edit skills (ideally in Premiere) – desirable, but not essential.

Role posted - 2019-06-06T11:04:01Z 12:04pm, 6th Jun 2019 BST