BBC is looking for trainees to work in its communications team! Apply now!

If you have good writing skills and if you are a natural communicator, able to present ideas clearly both verbally and written, BBC has the right opportunity for you! Apply now for this Communications Traineeship


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Organization/Company: The BBC is the largest broadcasting organisation in the world. Its mission is to enrich people's lives with programmes that inform, educate and entertain. It is a public service broadcaster, established by a Royal Charter and funded by the licence fee that is paid by UK households. The BBC uses the income from the licence fee to provide services including 8 national TV channels plus regional programming, 10 national radio stations, 40 local radio stations and an extensive website. BBC World Service broadcasts to the world on radio, on TV and online, providing news and information in 27 languages. The BBC also has a commercial arm, BBC Worldwide. Its profits are returned to the BBC for investment in new programming and services.

Organization's values:

- Trust is the foundation of the BBC: they are independent, impartial and honest

- Audiences are at the heart of everything they do

- They take pride in delivering quality and value for money

- Creativity is the lifeblood of their organisation

- They respect each other and celebrate diversity so that everyone can give their best


Duty Station:  London - New Broadcasting House, United Kingdom


Open To: All citizens meeting the requirements


Timeframe: unspecified


Deadline: 26 April, 2018


Job description: BBC is looking for four bright, creative and enthusiastic trainees to work in their communications team for a year. This role will be London based but will require the ability to spend time working on projects throughout the rest of the UK.

BBC Communications tells the BBC’s story to audiences across the UK and the World. They highlight the fantastic programmes and content on BBC TV, radio and online, and defend the BBC’s corporate reputation when necessary. They speak to journalists, members of the public, and key influencers in British culture, so they know what the BBC is doing and why. With no two days the same, the team work at the centre of the BBC in an exciting, high-profile environment.

The candidate will work in a variety of different teams within the communications profession, spending a couple of months with each one. He/she could find himself/herself assisting with the launch of the latest season of Strictly, helping out at events like Radio One’s Big Weekend or supporting teams working on publicity campaigns for new TV and radio programmes. Candidate do not need any previous communications work experience – he’ll take part in a year-long training programme alongside its day-to-day duties, and he’ll be assigned his own mentor.  Candidate do need to show that he is hard-working, have lots of potential, and love the BBC


Qualifications: The ideal candidate for this role will have an interest in developing a career in Communications/PR or similar:

- Have good writing skills and a firm command of the rules of grammar.  Any copy writing experience would be advantageous

- Be a natural communicator, able to present ideas clearly both verbally and written, to colleagues of all levels

- Excellent and proven creativity – the ability to think laterally and outside the box, together with a hunger to constantly try new ideas and approaches will be integral to this role

- Good IT skills: familiarity with appropriate office applications - Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint as well as an understanding of and demonstrable interest in social media

Wage/Fees:  unspecified


Application process: click here to apply for this position


Useful links: link to the website

link to the offer


Contact information:

BBC London, 2nd Floor, Peel Wing, BBC Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA

Phone: 020 7224 2000

edited by  Giorgia Maddalon


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