Position:               Editorial Assistant

Contract:              Fixed Term (Until May 2019)

Applications:       Link for Internal Applications

Link for External/ Freelancer Applications


Reporting into the Senior Producer the Editorial Assistant will be operating Spyder machine, providing football analysis, acting as a Fanzone researcher and supporting with Programme administrative duties. PLP are seeking Editorial Assistant to work as part of its studio team across all of its programming in a varied role.


Responsibilities will include; Operating the Spyder multi-screen machine in a live gallery environment; working alongside on-screen talent & senior staff to prepare analysis for all studio programming; Assisting on the editorial production of programmes for the Premier League; log and review rushes and select suitable material for editing and co–ordinate and/or work in live studio environment


The ideal candidate will have experience of logging rushes and selecting material for edits; an understanding of the workings of a live studio environment and excellent knowledge of Premier League. Experience on a wide range of sports programming, including live OB’s, quick-turnaround highlights, documentaries, magazine shows would be advantageous. This is an opportunity for candidates with some television experience to take the next step in their career in a dream job for a football fan.


PLEASE NOTE: This role will require frequent weekend, early starts and late finishes as well as work over the Christmas period. All successful candidates will be given all the required training to take on this role. This is a fixed term contract ending in May 2019. This role will be based in Stockley Park, Uxbridge. Applications close on Friday 12 October 2018 at 11:59pm GMT.


IMG is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.