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Film and TV

Roles in film and TV

The film and TV sector is diverse with roles available in the production, creation and development of content. Many jobs are for large media companies who broadcast productions, but jobs are also available producing materials for corporate clients eg. advertising, training videos etc. Roles tend to be short-term or self-employed with long, unsociable hours, and may involve working away from home.

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Schemes to increase diversity in film and TV

Various schemes exist to help increase diversity in this sector:

Skills important in this sector

  • Time management and organisational skills
  • Team work and collaboration
  • Flexibility and willingness to adapt
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Working to a brief, to deadline and within a budget
  • Initiative

Related sectors

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