BFBS

BFBS – Radio Presenter Producer (Oxfordshire)

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BFBS, the Forces Station, wants to hear from you if you’re an experienced Radio Presenter-Producer who is excited for an international adventure, broadcasting to British audiences around the world.

We currently have a vacancy for a brilliant broadcaster who is excited to embrace our mission to entertain, inform, connect and champion serving British Forces personnel and their families.

You’ll be on a mobile contract, travelling around the Forces world, initially working out of our studio in Carterton, Oxfordshire.  You’ll be broadcasting to people in the local military community, focused on serving personnel and their families.

You’ll present a daily music radio show featuring your own high-quality speech packages and innovative interactive features, alongside our mix of new music and classic hits.

This role is a 12-month Fixed Term Contract, with the initial posting in Oxfordshire for a minimum of six months.  After that time, we may detach you to different locations around the Forces world.

You will have:

  • Recent experience of presenting live music radio programmes in a self-op studio, using industry-standard playout and scheduling systems. We need someone for whom a radio studio is already like a second home.
  • Experience of researching, recording, producing and editing speech content – such as interviews, packages, documentaries or podcasts. We need someone who will get out and about amongst the Forces community and tell their stories.
  • An eagerness to learn about Forces life, and support and connect military communities. Previous experience in military life is not a requirement, but you’ll be interested in learning quickly.
  • The flexibility to be detached to different locations around the Forces world, for periods of 3-6 months, housed in single-living accommodation.
  • A full driving licence – most military bases are in remote locations, and we’ll need you to be able to drive yourself around the Forces community.

If you have any questions or require more clarity about the role and what to expect, feel free to contact opportunities@bfbs.com

For further information regarding this role and details on how to apply, please visit our website by clicking on the following link https://about.bfbs.com/radio-presenter-producer-oxfordshire

Why work for us?

BFBS is an exciting and rewarding place to work. We are committed to looking after our people, helping them to develop their skills and build successful careers.

What we offer

We offer a competitive employee benefits package that has been designed to support your health and well-being, and care for you financially. This includes a generous holiday entitlement, flexible/hybrid working, family friendly policies and an employee assistance programme.

We are a modern, vibrant and forward-thinking organisation and attract talented people to join and develop at BFBS, where we strive to create an inclusive and collaborative working environment where everyone can contribute, learn and be themselves. We have a number of networks run by our community of colleagues, including Wellbeing, Diversity and Inclusion.

All applicants must be able to demonstrate current eligibility to work in the UK.

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