Comic Relief

Junior Producer

The Junior Producer will assist the Senior Producer in driving all supporting broadcast content for RND2020, as well as helping to communicate, embed and maintain Comic Relief’s needs and editorial voice within the BBC production team for RND2020. They will act as an ideas generator and creative with strong editorial sensibility and instincts, helping implement Comic Relief’s broadcast strategy of producing multiplatform content that is both funny and credible and delivers a ROI in terms of funds raised.

Key accountabilities & objectives

  • To maintain good working relationships with external partners

  • To work with external prod. teams generating content for RND2020

  • To build networks with external creatives that can add value to RND2020

  • To maintain creative editorial input with the BBC regarding RND2020

  • To work on delivering Comic Relief’s longer term 365 content strategy

Essential experience & skills

  • TV development experience in comedy entertainment, factual entertainment and/or popular factual genres

  • Experience pitching to senior managers as well as a strong grasp of editorial

  • Experience working in or closely with an organisation with a strong consumer-facing brand and a good reputation

  • Some broader experience of related media fields incl. radio, advertising, comms, branding, commercial & corp. partnerships, social media & digital marketing

Key competencies

  • Exceptional communication, networking and influencing skills

  • Strategic thinking and swift effective decision-making

  • The ability to process large volumes of new information quickly

  • Recognition and appropriate implementation of safeguarding practices

  • Building & sustaining effective working relationships internally & externally

  • Thinking analytically and creatively when facilitating or leading meetings

  • Good political skills and, most importantly, a sense of fun and positivity

Role posted - 2019-03-20T11:23:46Z 11:23am, 20th Mar 2019 GMT