City of London
12 Month Fixed Term Contract
Good Morning Britain is looking for an outstanding, experienced television programme editor to join its senior team of Assistant Editors. This is a crucial role, leading a large team of journalists and producers during the day and overnight, to shape, build and output the show. You must have unrivalled story-spotting skills, bags of original ideas and effervescent energy. Significant live television experience and a demonstrable background in broadcast journalism is essential.
You will report to the Editor and Deputy Editors, but will regularly take charge of the whole programme and be responsible for seeing it through from conception to broadcast. You will be expected to inspire,
brief and manage high profile presenters and a busy production team. You will be an ideas powerhouse, constantly suggesting original, engaging content and great guests, across our wide remit of news, entertainment, debate and human interest. You will have a thorough knowledge of legal and regulatory compliance and have a deep understanding of what makes fantastic breakfast television.
So if you are a real team player who thrives under pressure, in a fast-paced environment where no two days are the same, then we would like to hear from you. Please supply a CV and short covering letter, explaining how and why you fit the criteria above.
Closing date for applications: Friday 12th March 2021
We reach millions of people everyday, that’s why having diverse talents and being an organisation where colleagues feel included is crucial to us. We have various networks who celebrate and support our colleagues. We try to embed an inclusive mindset in everything we do. Find out more here
Candidates who declared a disability and meet the minimum criteria will be invited to an interview - find out more here . We're happy to discuss any additional support you may need during our application process as part of our reasonable adjustments approach. We encourage you to get in touch with us if you require additional support please email [email protected]