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Fixed Term 3 month attachment

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Planning Producer
ITV London are seeking a Planning Producer to drive and shape the ITV London News agenda

You will make editorial judgements about news stories and assign ITV London resources accordingly.

This role is offered as a part time position working 3 days a week, on a 3 month attachment.
Overview

Our people are at the heart of everything we do at ITN. It’s vital that our workforce reflects the diversity of both our audience and the wider society in the UK, so we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we actively seek candidates from diverse backgrounds and communities. 


We also recognise the importance of a good work life balance, so we do everything we can to accommodate flexible working, including part-time and job shares for all our roles. Please just let us know in your application or at any stage throughout the process if this is something you want to explore.


About the role


Key Responsibilities:

  • Make editorial judgements about news stories and assign ITV London resources accordingly.

  • Drive and shape ITV London News Agenda
  • Plan and manage special projects
  • Set and pursue stories for future coverage
  • Effectively prioritise and target planning time appropriately
  • Write clear and concise handovers to news editors
  • Brief and deploy Editorial and Technical staff
  • Enthuse those working in the field
  • Cover for Head of Planning
  • Occasionally cover for News Editor.

Qualifications:
  • Manage a wide range of tasks
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Thorough and detail conscious planning skills
  • Understanding of ITN and ITV
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • A decisive approach
  • Good knowledge of satellite and newsgathering infrastructure
  • Good knowledge of OFCOM regulations and ITN compliance manual
  • Awareness of health and safety requirements
  • Awareness of financial implications of decision making.

Next Step
To Apply:
Please CLICK HERE to see this role on our own careers site and apply.