Story Producer, Holby City
Holby City is BBC 1’s BAFTA award winning Medical Drama Series transmitted on BBC One at 8pm every Tuesday, with an average audience of 6 million viewers a week. Holby deals with the professional and personal lives of the surgical staff at Holby City hospital and the patients whose lives they touch. Based in the Cardiothoracic, General Surgery and Acute Admissions departments of Holby City Hospital, we offer a backstage look at the working environment of people who get to play God every day and ask whether you can make a success of your career and your life in a profession that demands everything.
We need a Story Producer to develop, realise and communicate editorial vision for the programme.
Working alongside the Series Producer and Executive Producer, you will develop the strategic story direction of the programme in line with the editorial vision. You will develop storylines alongside writers and editorial team in line with BBC Editorial guidelines and compliance, ensuring that they reflect the diversity of British society.
The Ideal Candidate
To be effective in this role, it is essential that you have experience in the generation of creative ideas and treatments for drama production. In addition, experience of story writing and telling ideally on a TV Drama series is required, either as a Story Producer, Story Editor, Script Editor or writer.
About the Company
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The BBC is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background