Assistant Promo Producer
About BBC Worldwide
BBC Worldwide Limited is the main commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the BBC. BBC Worldwide exists to support the BBC public service mission and to maximise profits on its behalf. It does this through investing in; commercialising and showcasing content from the BBC in the UK and around the world, In 2014/15, BBC Worldwide generated headline profits of £138.6m and headline sales of £1,001.8m with £226.5m returns to the BBC. The UK region delivers nearly a third of BBCW’s revenues (c£361.8m), across a broad range of sectors, including Channels, TV Distribution, Consumer Products, Live Events, Publishing and e-Commerce.
BBC Worldwide is looking for new Assistant Promo Producers for its Brands business area.
BBC Worldwide Limited is the main commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the BBC. BBC Worldwide exists to support the BBC public service mission and to maximise profits on its behalf. It does this through investing in, commercialising and showcasing content from the BBC in the UK and around the world.
Keen to capitalise on our consistent, acquisitive growth, we are looking to appoint a high calibre professionals to join us as our new Assistant Promo Producers in our Brands business area.
The Assistant Promo Producer will be responsible for creating and supervising navigational elements such as menus and pointers. Where applicable they will also translate English scripts and other written material, direct voicing sessions and re-version existing promos for the channels under their remit.
The Assistant Promo Producer will also be responsible for producing simple ATV trails across the genre and legacy brands as well as affiliate and off air material for local markets.
The Creative department is responsible for the development and implementation of on-air strategy for CEMA/WE, channel branding and off-air materials for BBC Worldwide portfolio of channels. The department will develop and create materials such as sales reels, ad spots and conference reels to promote channels.
The Ideal Candidate
The successful candidate will possess the following experience and characteristics:
- Good experience of localising content, including managing agency translations of makelists, scripts and managing overseas voiceovers.
- Basic editing skills, preferably in Adobe.
- Good creative skills and creative judgment.
- Good written and verbal communication skills.
- Good planning and organization skills to manage projects with meticulous attention to detail