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pa / development assistant in tv
£30,000 - £35,000

This role is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced PA/Team Asst with a passion for TV. 

Initially a 6 month contract there may be the opportunity an extension.

As PA you will be providing support for a leading Writer/Producer and also supporting the Executive Producer of Scripted Comedy.  You will also provide support to the team of 3.

Duties will include:

  • Using your fantastic communication skills to liaise effectively with the Head who is based remotely. Building a rapport and anticipating needs. 

  • Managing all communication 

  • Understanding and tracking script and production development

  • Extensive diary management, international and national travel arrangements, itineraries and meeting co-ordination.

  • Co-ordinate location visits and ensuring the production office is kept up to speed.

  • Act as point of contact for production staff, agents, artists and writers.

  • Carrying out availability checks for new productions and assisting the team before they are fully staffed.

  • General admin, expenses and ad hoc duties.

In addition you will also have development and co-ordination responsibilities. Supporting all read through, taster activity and radio records.  This will include sending out scripts, arranging call times and producing call sheets. You will arrange camera kit and arrange the transportation and accommodation.

In this part of the role you will have the opportunity to read all new scripts and contribute in the weekly meetings.

There are also opportunities to contribute to the team by identifying emerging talent on the comedy and writing circuits.

This exciting opportunity requires an individual with PA and Team support experience ideally within a TV Production or similar media environment.  This position is ideally to start in the next few weeks.

(Please note that due to the large number of applications we receive, we are only able to get back to candidates on the status of their application if Bis Recruit have invited them in to register).

Job Number: 19876