Freelance Developing Audio Creative

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BBC Creative
January 3, 2023
Hybrid - WFH and London or Salford
Job Type
Closing Date


Are you an Audio Obsessive?

Mesmerised by Music… Wrapped up in Radio…

Passionate about Podcasts?

BBC Creative’s team of sound specialists is looking for a Freelance Developing Creative to join them. Our Audio Creatives write, edit and produce trails promoting a range of BBC content: from podcasts on BBC Sounds to the latest drama on BBC iPlayer.

As a trainee, you’d develop your craft with us. Including:

  • Working to a marketing brief
  • Script writing
  • Recording audio content
  • Self-op audio editing
  • Directing talent
  • Project and time management
  • Communication skills (including stakeholder liaison)
  • Working within a budget

The person we’re looking for has:

  • A demonstrable passion for radio and audio
  • Script writing experience
  • Audio editing experience (preferably Adobe Audition, but any DAW)
  • Talent recording/directing experience
  • An awareness of subjects that appeal to the under 35 audience
  • A contemporary music knowledge
  • Excellent time management and communication skills

If this is you, send your showreel, CV and covering letter (explaining why you meet the description above) to Head of Creative,, by Fri 6th Jan 2023. Your showreel must not exceed 3 minutes and should include details of your contribution to each piece of audio (eg. concept creation; script writing; recording; mixing).

 The initial freelance contract is for 3 months, with the potential to extend to 9 months.  We work to a hybrid model and would expect you to be in one of our offices for at least 2 days a week. The Audio Team is based in London (W1) and Salford.

Interviews will be held in the week of 16th January 2023.

BBC Creative is the BBC’s in-house creative agency, responsible for the BBC’s marketing and branding. For examples of our work, go to BBC Creative.

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