Daytime Controller

14 Jan 2013
27 Jan 2013
Job Type

The Controller Daytime is responsible for delivering distinctive, mixed genre programming of unrivalled quality, range and ambition for our target audience on BBC One and Two as well as being an inspired leader and providing strategic vision for BBC Daytime.
About the role
You will commission the best factual, entertainment and drama programming for BBC One daytime ensuring the schedule reinforces the BBC’s channel brand and characteristics to maintain its position as the market leader in interesting daytime programming.
Your relationship with BBC One, BBC Two, the Director of Vision, TV News, the independent and in house production teams is critical and essential in identifying creative opportunities and collaborations.
You will drive the business forward by ensuring the new daytime strategy to focus origination spend on BBC One with BBC Two as a predominantly archive service meets our editorial and creative aims as well as creating and maintaining commercial partnership opportunities. You will oversee contractual negotiations and at all times keep an eye on costs to ensure we deliver value for money to our licence fee payers.
Interviews for this post are to be held Thursday 7th February 2013
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