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Your role is to create highly crafted digital and television output for BBC Arabic using the very best video and audio available through BBC Content, agency partners and user generated content. As the picture editor you will assess material against the editorial and presentation requirements of the production ; edit the available material to meet these requirements and transmission, publishing or production deadlines; and to the professional standards required by the Picture Editing team.
Base: London – New Broadcasting House
Contract: Fixed Term Contract/Attachment until 31st August 2022
(Note for internal candidates only: You are eligible to apply for an internal role if you are either on a BBC Continuing (Permanent) contract, a BBC Fixed Term contract, a casual contract or freelance contract and you have worked continuously for 6 months.)
(Note for internal candidates only: Only internal staff are eligible to apply for the role on an attachment basis. You need to be on a continuing (permanent). You need to have worked for the BBC for more than one year and not have been on an attachment in the last 12 months. You will also need permission from your line manager. You can find out more on our attachments page.)
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We’re happy to discuss flexible working. Please indicate your choice under the flexible working question in the application. There is no obligation to raise this at the application stage but if you wish to do so, you are welcome to. Flexible working will be part of the discussion at offer stage.
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