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COMMISSIONING EDITOR – FACTUAL
Channel 5 is seeking an experienced Commissioning Editor of factual programmes to work across our family of channels. To join our busy and hardworking team you will have a proven track record of working with independent production companies, developing factual programmes and seeing them through to production. Taking the lead on factual commissions, you’ll show good editorial judgement and a thorough understanding of TV audiences and the TV landscape.
You will combine a competitive, energised approach to commissioning with a responsibility for managing production schedules & budgets as well as legal, compliance and rights issues. The successful person will join us with previous experience of commissioning at other UK broadcasters where your passion for broad, populist programming will demonstrate your ability to generate new ideas that are on brand for the Channel 5 family.
Closing date: Friday 28 June.
Candidates are also asked to include their salary expectations and notice period
Please send a CV and covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org