itv studios

Casting Researchers – The Jeremy Kyle Show,

Manchester – MediaCityUK

 

ITV Studios Entertainment is a production label within our Studios Group with teams in both London and Manchester and are known for producing award winning shows. Our label is also home to some hugely successful daytime programmes – The Jeremy Kyle Show, Judge Rinder and factual shows including Kyle Files and Judge Rinder’s Crime Stories, based in Media City (Salford/Manchester).

 

The Jeremy Kyle Show are looking to hear from great talent who are interested in joining the team. We are building our talent pool of Casting Researchers on a Fixed Term Contract and Freelance basis, you will have an understanding of the structure of this type of show and the ability to demonstrate the types of stories and contributors that make a strong programme.

 

As a Casting Researcher you will have ability to cast high volumes of contributors relevant to the show, ideally with some experience as a casting researcher on a similar type of show, however this is not essential, if you will have a persuasive telephone manner along with strong negotiation and communication skills then this may be the right role for you. We’re looking for confident individuals so sales experience/call centre experience if no TV experience – would be advantageous.

 

Working in a large team supporting editorial management you will have exceptional organisational skills including excellent attention to detail, good administrative and problem solving skills, the ability to use your own initiative, computer literacy as well as working within a close team environment. Our teams work to targets to meet tight deadlines.

 

Our people are our greatest asset and, as an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to work both in front of and behind the cameras.

 

“ITV, where creativity, diversity and collaboration put us right at the heart of popular culture”

 

Closing date for applications: Sunday 16th September

Link to apply: https://bit.ly/2IWSOTQ
Assessment Day will be held in Manchester on Tuesday 25th September 2018