Programme Researcher – temp position

Brand name: Broadcast Intelligence
Reporting to: Head of Research
Location: Old Street, London
Contract: Temporary - 2-month contract
Hours: 37.5 
Salary: National minimum wage



About the brand and company:

MBI owns a unique portfolio of leading multichannel subscription-based brands, offering content and insight to key decision-makers and creatives in the media industry across TV, advertising, film and marketing services. MBI are expanding the marketing leading TV brand Broadcast to include a high value, global intelligence and data platform.


Key purpose:

The researcher shares a responsibility to maintain and develop a database of people and productions within the TV and film sectors. The researcher has access to in-house information but will be required to undertake desk and telephone research.


Main role focus:

Have overall responsibility for the quality, accuracy, currency, relevance and comprehensiveness of all data on all programme and commissioner profiles on Broadcast Intelligence (BI)’s products.

This includes, among other things:

• Research, input and amend recent UK productions and their details.

• Research, input and amend commissioners recent and future work.

• Ensure that Commissioner and Programme Index fields are populated to standards as stated in the editorial guidelines.

• Support the team with other research and data tasks if and when required.

Ideal candidate:

• Degree level.

• Sharp eye for detail

• Confident telephone manner

• Excellent writing & typing skills.

• Good communication skills.

• Good IT skills.


Additional personal requirements:

• An understanding of the UK broadcast landscape and especially the commissioning/production area is a plus.

• Positive and sociable team-player attitude

• Proactive

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