Forward Planner / Newsroom Organiser

A full-time job at That's TV - Freeview channel 7 in Carlisle, York, Salisbury, Norwich, Manchester
Posted 27 September, 2017 in Journalism

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That’s TV, the UK’s largest local TV licence holder, is recruiting Newsrooom Organisers in various locations.

This is a crucial role managing the forward planning diary and coordinating the news teams to ensure that the most interesting 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.

You will also 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. There may also be opportunities for the right candidates to develop their video journalism skills.

You will be an important part of That's TV which operates local TV news services in 13 conurbations on Freeview channel 7 / 8.

To apply

To apply, please email your CV (in Word or PDF format) to Please include a covering note summarising your skills and explaining in under 500 words why you believe that you should be shortlisted. Please also confirm where you currently reside and your preferred location if you were to be successful.

Sorry - only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Due to the volume of candidates we regret that we are unable to enter into correspondence.

This job closes: 25 October, 2017
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