Senior Producer – Bulletins (Freelance)
News UK
London, GBR
4d ago

Job Description

Senior Producer - Bulletins (Freelance)

TalkTV is looking for exceptional freelance Senior Producers to run our half-hourly news bulletins. The ideal candidate must have proven experience of working in a busy newsroom, outputting live news from the gallery and managing a small team.

  • The Senior Producer will be responsible for the bulletin rundowns including scripting, graphics, structures and content;
  • ensuring that they are kept fresh and factually accurate. They must demonstrate a thorough knowledge of law and compliance and be able to effectively react to breaking news whilst on air, working under pressure to tight deadlines.

    Attention to detail and scrupulous checking of facts is essential.

    TalkTV : The latest innovation from News UK, TalkTV launched on 25 April 2022 creating a major new channel, available to everyone across the UK and delivering a bold new voice in current affairs, debate and opinion.

    Piers Morgan, one of the most recognisable broadcasters in the world, is the first signing for TalkTV, delivering Piers Morgan Uncensored, a primetime show which promises to be a fearless forum for lively debate and agenda-setting interviews.

    Award-winning journalist and broadcaster Tom Newton Dunn provides straight and balanced news with The News Desk. And the legendary Sharon Osbourne is just one of the famous faces discussing the day’s issues on The Talk.

    Drawing together world-class talent across News UK, TalkTV broadcasts from state-of-the-art studios at The News Building in London Bridge and available live or on-demand, on linear and connected TV and on any personal device.

    TalkTV broadcasts 24 / 7 on Sky Channel 526, Virgin Media Channel 627, Freeview Channel 237 and Freesat Channel 217, as well as via connected TV services, smart devices, the TalkTV app and at are News UK : One of the leading media businesses in the UK and Ireland, our newsbrands include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Sun, The Sun on Sunday and The TLS.

    Our national broadcast brands include talkSPORT, Times Radio, talkRADIO and Virgin Radio, and we have market-leading local radio stations across Ireland.

    In 2022 we will launch talkTV, a major new TV channel available to everyone across the UK, delivering a schedule of news, current affairs, entertainment and sport, with Piers Morgan in a primetime evening show.

    Our world-famous brands provide news, analysis, opinion and entertainment to almost 40 million people each month. Spanning digital and print, audio and video, events and experiences, our brands are home to a plurality of opinion, representing the diverse communities we serve.

    News UK is wholly owned by News Corp.

    We want to ensure that everyone we meet has the opportunity to perform to their best when interviewing, so feel free to let us know, at any stage, whether you require any reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, and we will do our best to accommodate.

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