Forward Planner / Newsroom Organiser
A full-time job at That's TV in Manchester, Carlisle, York, Scarborough, Portsmouth, Guildford, Salisbury, Basingstoke, Reading, Oxford/Abingdon, Cambridge, Pre
Posted 30 July, 2017 in Journalism
This is a crucial role managing the forward planning diary and coordinating the news team to ensure that stories are covered when they happen.
You will need to make good contacts, set up shoots, book guests and write scripts. You will be highly-organised with a thirst for news and passion for scouting controversial, fun and exciting original stories which get viewers talking.
To be considered for this role you will need to have a strong news sense and understanding of UK media law, be self motivated and the ability to work as part of a team.
You will be an important part of That's TV - the UK's largest local TV licence holder operating local news services in 12 conurbations on Freeview channel 7/8.
To apply, please email your CV (in Word or PDF format) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a covering note explaining in under 500 words why you believe that you should be short-listed.
Please also confirm where you currently reside and your preferred location if you were to be offered this role.
Sorry - only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Due to the volume of candidates we regret that we are unable to enter into correspondence.
Earlier applications encouraged.
This job closes: 27 August, 2017
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