Commissioning Operations Apprentice

  • Company: Channel 4
  • Location: Multiple Locations
  • Closing Date: 27-02-2023


If you are looking for an opportunity to gain work experience and a qualification, then an apprenticeship at Channel 4 might be for you!

Department Description:
The Commissioning department is responsible for selecting and helping shape all the content they distribute on their linear channels and across their digital platforms. They do this through a mixture of commissioning and acquiring shows and films, as well as news and sports coverage.

This role will be working close with the Director of Commissioning Operations, the Head of Indie Relations, and the connected team who are responsible for developing their relationships with independent producers and creative businesses, as well as maintaining commissioning processes and ensuring we are operating as efficiently as possible.

Qualification Offered With This Apprenticeship:
Business Administrator Level 3 (London) or Creative Media SCQF level 7 (Glasgow)

Essential Experience & Skills:
As part of the application process, you’ll be asked to tell them how you meet the essential criteria listed below. When answering this question think about examples from your experience so far, this doesn’t need to be professional experience but could be academic, from volunteering or a part-time job.
Verbal and written communication skills
Attention to detail
Organisation skills and ability to prioritise tasks
An understanding of and a passion for Channel 4’s remit
Keen interest in on-screen talent and content, both linear and digital
Ability to problem solve and use initiative to resolve issues

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!