BBC Media Action Bangladesh
BBC Media Action is the BBC’s international development charity. We use media and communications to reduce poverty and promote human rights in developing countries. We partner with civil society, local media and others to produce creative programmes in multi-media formats which inform and engage audiences around key development issues and strengthen the media sector through capacity building. Our work is built on insights from our research and engagement with communities and is focused on three key themes: governance and human rights, health and resilience.
Post Name: Junior Assistant Producer
Main Duties & responsibilities:
To assist with pre-production, filming/recording and post-production for allocated packages or episodes, working closely always with episode directors / producers
To source locations, contributors, and on-screen and production talent; and to manage freelance and casual staff on location
To work with and support production assistants and researchers
To develop/write shooting scripts and narrations
To assist with and support producer/s and visual editors during editing, transcription, and translation
To assist in ensuring production safety, including involvement in preparation of risk assessments, and ensuring safety measures are upheld by all crew.
To assist in creating and managing filming and edit schedules in close liaison with other members of the multimedia production team.
To work within the production team and alongside administration, finance, and procurement staff to ensure all purchasing, hiring, and contracting is completed in line with BBC Media Action policies and procedures.
To provide a courteous and knowledgeable first point of contact for a range of people within and outside of the BBC.
To take responsibility for series-wide programme elements, in line with post-holder’s skills and experience in specific production areas (e.g. music, graphics, wardrobe, etc.)
To carry out any other production-related tasks as assigned by the line manager/producer/director
Work flexibly across BBC Media Action's offices in Dhaka and Cox’s Bazar, as necessary.
To undertake any other duties requested by the line manager.