Studio and Post Allocator

From the World Cup to the Olympic Games via the FA Cup and Wimbledon, the Farm works with the BBC in covering some of the world's biggest sporting events. We need someone to be part of the team which makes that happen. You'll be an integral member of our studio and post allocation team at our Salford operation. The role requires an excellent communicator who can not only manage the day-to-day tasks but will also focus on the upcoming months- ensuring the correct resources are in place to deliver a successful operation.  The hours will vary and are project dependent, you will need to occasionally work weekends as well as deal with out of hours calls and emails.  The role presents many opportunities to problem solve and will suit someone who loves a challenge. 


Prioritise and handle multiple projects to ensure deadlines are met.  

Crew galleries, edits and LSM. 

Issue rotas to staff and freelancers weekly. 

Authorise and book staff holiday.   

Input all bookings into The Farm's booking system.

Set up suppliers.   

Negotiate rates with freelancers.  

Be available to take out of hours, evening & weekend calls and emails for staff sickness/emergency cover, plus urgent TX critical production requests. (Will also be required to be on call for some days over Christmas period) 

Please submit your cv and covering letter to


Expiry Date: