Extendee - Diversity Co-ordinator, BBC Cymru Wales Productions
The Diversity Co-Ordinator will provide logistical, strategic and organisational support to the Editorial Leader, Diversity at BBC Cymru Wales.
You'll provide logistical, research and creative co-ordination support to the Editorial Leader, Diversity and will actively support diversity in every aspect of the project. With your excellent understanding of the issues surrounding diversity, you'll be across current thinking and developments and will help to co-ordinate the project using planning and organisational skills, knowledge and experience. As well as this, you'll build and maintain a wide range of internal contacts from across the BBC.
The Ideal Candidate
We need your excellent understanding of diversity and the BBC’s Diversity Strategy and also your excellent written and verbal communication skills. You'll have the ability to influence and motivate others and you'll have an interest in the BBC and the wider industry. With your excellent planning, organisational and time-management skills, you'll also have well-developed negotiating and influencing skills.
Extend – BBC Disability Scheme
Exclusively for disabled people, Extend is an award-winning, BBC-wide work placement scheme which offers appropriately experienced and/or qualified people a great opportunity to gain six months’ paid work experience within the BBC.
Although the scheme doesn’t necessarily lead to a full-time job, last year 70% gained further work at the BBC.
From October 2014, 12 placements will be available across the UK, in both programming areas and programme support areas. You’ll need to match the criteria for the placement as well as demonstrate a keen interest in broadcasting and knowledge of BBC output.
Applications to be received by 12th May 2014
Interviews are expected to be held between 26th May - 11th July 2014
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