Within BBC Wales News and Current Affairs, Newsgathering is responsible for the management and allocation of staff and resources. We work with all BBC Wales News programmes across TV, radio and Online. We are looking for a Production Co-ordinator to work as part of the newsgathering team responsible for arranging resources for BBC Wales news and network.
This demanding role involves arranging and deploying multi-skilled camera crews, satellite engineers and trucks throughout the whole of Wales and booking internal lines and satellite space. This involves close contact with editorial and production staff, location crews and other operational areas.
Are you the right candidate?
The successful candidate will have proven experience of daily news programmes, an appreciation of the technology involved in shooting, editing and feeding rushes for News and knowledge of the structure of News in the BBC - including Network and Nations and Regions.
You will also have a thorough knowledge of location procedures and practices together with the relevant safe systems of work – including the Journalism Safety Guide (JSG), and a clear working knowledge of the geography of Wales.
Training will be given where required and this role involves some shift work.
For this role / Ar gyfer y swydd yma:
(d) Welsh language skills are not necessary / Nid yw sgiliau yn yr iaith Gymraeg yn angenrheidiol
Applications may be submitted in Welsh, and an application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English. / Mae modd cyflwyno ceisiadau yn Gymraeg, ac ni fydd cais a gyflwynir yn Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na chais a gyflwynir yn Saesneg.
The BBC recognises that flexible working can benefit both the employee and the BBC as it can create a range of employment opportunities to suit both changing operational needs and the needs of individuals. We will, therefore, consider flexible working requests for this vacancy. Please include detail of the proposed arrangement in your application.
Our culture embraces people’s diverse perspectives and creates a positive environment where everyone belongs. At the BBC we are committed to reflecting and representing the diversity of the UK.
Pay Band C
9 Months Fixed Term Contract / Attachment (Maternity Cover)
For more information, please visit: https://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Production-Coordinator-News-Resource/34050