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Legal and Business Affairs Associate

A fantastic opportunity exists for a newly qualified solicitor or experienced paralegal to work in television production.

We are looking for a commercially minded and self-motivated individual to join Lime’s legal and business affairs department which looks after the commercial, legal and business affairs operations across all our productions. Our ideal candidate is a newly qualified solicitor with experience in media and intellectual property, or an experienced Paralegal who has a background in unscripted and factual programmes,

Working closely with the editorial and production teams, you will deal with all aspects of business affairs and compliance work in connection with our unscripted programmes, including The Only Way Is Essex, Geordie Shore and Celebs Go Dating as well as new projects in development. You will also be involved with publicity, brand management, commercial and digital content. You will be based in London, working alongside the Legal and Business Affairs Executive (Unscripted) reporting to the Director of Legal and Business Affairs and the role may also involve travel to other sites including our Liverpool office.

A full job description is available on request.
We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the TV industry.
Interested applicants should email their CV to recruitment@limepictures.com.

Closing date for applications is 29th June 2018 and interviews will take place week commencing 16th July 2018.

Series Producer and Deputy Series Producer

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Hollyoaks is an award-winning five-nights-a-week soap that entertains its teatime audience with a heady mix of romance, issues that capture the zeitgeist and big soap plots that get viewers talking.

We’re looking for a highly creative Series Producer and Deputy Series Producer to work with our Executive Producer to lead and inspire the editorial and production teams and help steer the show to even greater success.

You will have a proven track-record in soaps or drama, specifically in editorial, coupled with a thorough knowledge of production processes. You will have energy and drive in abundance, a demonstrable ability to problem-solve and manage people, and a thirst to find and tell compelling stories that really resonate with the audience.

You’ll have some experience of casting, programme publicity and be familiar with the digital space as a means of further engaging the audience and driving them towards TX.

Series Producer

Reporting to the Executive Producer, you will have day to day responsibility for safeguarding the quality of the story telling from end to end.

Deputy Series Producer

Working with the Series Producer, you will take sole responsibility for certain parts of the storylining and script process.

For both roles, all of these skills will be used to oversee the creation of episodes in line with the Executive Producer’s vision and working closely with the Head of Production to ensure they are produced on budget, on schedule and in line with C4’s contractual obligations.

If you are interested in either position or would like more information please contact recruitment@limepictures.com highlighting your relevant experience.

Closing date for applications is Monday 18 June 2018 and we will be holding interviews on Thursday 21 June at Lime Pictures, Campus Manor, Childwall, Liverpool.

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the TV industry.

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Freelance Digital Content Editor

Lime Pictures is currently searching for talented and creative Content Editors to join our Liverpool and London Digital teams on a Freelance basis. The DCE is responsible for creating and maintaining editorial content under the direction of the Digital Campaigns Manager and Head of Video. With unprecedented access to the programmes’ storylines, filming, sets and cast, the Lime Digital team create content that represents the programme and is valued and enjoyed by its viewers. This includes shooting and creating original content and working with show assets and archive footage to design and implement innovative and engaging campaigns.

You should possess the following skills and experience:

Experience:

• Demonstrable experience of writing for the web, ideally for a youth audience
• Demonstrable photography skills including basic functions of a Digital SLR camera
• Personal experience of and interest in, using multiple social platforms is essential, professional experience is desired
• Experience of delivering content to strict deadlines
• Experience of video editing software e.g. Adobe Premiere
• Experience of using web based CMS
• Experience of using social media publishing systems (e.g. Tweetdeck)
• The ability to manipulate images in Adobe Photoshop or similar

Skills and knowledge:

• A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
• Able to work in a high pressure, ever changing creative environment with the ability to manage and work effectively to tight deadlines
• Ability to work as part of a team and confidence to input in creative discussions.
• Ability to develop ideas and communicate these with other team members and talent when on set.
• Excellent written skills as subtitling will be required
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to use own initiative

Interested applicants should apply by sending a CV and covering letter to recruitment@limepictures.com.

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the TV industry. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background.