Assistant Producer

Dec 29, 2016 05:37 am

BBC Media Action Company Name: BBC Media Action

Job Title: Assistant Producer

Job Type: Full Time

Job Category: IT & Telecommunication

Deadline: 14 Jan,2017

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Salary Range
    Salary and benefit as per INGO standard.
Other Benefits
    Benefits include two festival bonuses and gratuity equivalent to gross salary. Group Life Insurance including inpatient and outpatient coverage.


Instruction :
Interested applicants should carefully complete the BBC Media Action job application form and email to mentioning the position in the subject field.
Please note that we do NOT accept any CV/Resume. Any persuasion will disqualify the candidate.
The BBC is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Deadline : Jan 14, 2017


Job Detail:

Job Context

Job Ref: 16_12_35
Reports To: Producer/Director
Working Hours: 40 hours per week
Date of Joining: ASAP
Who can apply: Interested individuals with right to work in Bangladesh
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Job Description / Responsibility

To work within the TV production team during the production of new health-focused, factual television series, working in every stage of the production process including research and pre-production, location or studio filming and post-production. Carry out necessary / assigned tasks to ensure that the series is delivered on time, to budget and in accordance with BBC Media Action's high creative standards and editorial requirements.
Main Duties & responsibilities:
To assist with pre-production, filming and post-production for allocated episodes, working closely at all times with episode directors / producers.
To source locations, contributors and on-screen and production talent; and to manage freelance and casual staff on location.
To work with and support production assistants and researchers.
To assist the series and episode producers in developing/writing scripts and narrations.
To assist with and support the series and episode producer/s and visual editors during editing, transcription and translation.
To assist in ensuring production safety, including involvement in preparation of risk assessments and ensuring safety measures are upheld by all crew.
To assist in creating and manage filming and edit schedules in close liaison with other members of the TV production team.
To work within production team and alongside administration, finance and procurement staff to ensure all purchasing, hiring and contracting is completed in line with BBC Media Action policies and procedures.
To hold and account for production float and manage finances on-location.
To provide a courteous and knowledgeable first point of contact for a range of people within and outside of the BBC.
To take responsibility for series-wide programme elements, in line with post-holder's skills and experience in specific production areas (e.g. music, graphics, wardrobe, etc)
To carry out any other production-related tasks as assigned by the line manager/producer/director
Based in Dhaka but with travel to production locations across the country as necessary. In general, normal office hours will apply but the nature of the role means that a flexible approach to working time will be necessary.