Top Gear Director

14 Jan 2013
27 Jan 2013
Job Type

Top Gear is the world's leading motoring programme. Presented by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May the show is renowned for the outstanding quality of its films which vary in length from short 'road tests' to ‘one-off specials'. Top Gear are seeking a director with the right mix of visual flair; comic timing and editorial judgement required to create these signature films.

About the role
The Director will bring a fresh and imaginative approach to the highly regarded films for which this award winning programme is renowned. Essentially you will be responsible for the conception, direction and delivery of visually arresting, witty and informative films.

About you
You will have proven experience of directing pre-recorded items across relevant genres - in particular motoring, action and comedy programmes. You will also have a strong track record of providing original and viable programme ideas. Beyond this you will demonstrate the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines

Applicants must have experience of running large, complex shoots and should also be highly capable in the edit suite. Prior experience of working with cars would be advantageous but is not essential.

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