• PA/Researcher, 2-3 days per week, Freelance

    Job Locations UK-London
    Posted Date 1 month ago(21/05/2018 11:20)
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  • Overview

    Our people are at the heart of everything we do at ITN. It’s vital that our workforce reflects the diversity of both our audience and the wider society in the UK, so we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we actively seek candidates from diverse backgrounds and communities. We also recognise the importance of a good work life balance, so we do everything we can to accommodate flexible working, including part-time and job shares for all our roles. Please just let us know in your application or at any stage throughout the process if this is something you want to explore. 


    Fantastic opportunity for a bright, savvy graduate with previous experience as a PA/researcher who wants to make the most of their excellent data capture and phone communication skills. The role is available on a freelance basis from June for 2/3 days per week. 



    About us 

    Industry News is a division of ITN Productions that produces broadcast-quality news-style films in partnership with specific industry associations.   Our team is curious, smart, and passionate about what they do. We are excited about the contribution we can make to a dynamically growing business that affords people autonomy and ownership. We like to challenge conventional thinking and more importantly, they like to create something amazing - it's our mission! It's the people that makes ITN Productions a special place to work. 


    The role 

    • Tracking sales leads accurately and effectively using Excel
    • Researching new sales leads and potential clients
    • Contacting potential clients by telephone, scheduling calls for the Sales Directors 



    Essential skills:

    • Experience as a PA, Administrator or Researcher in a commercial, sales focussed environment
    • Clear, articulate phone communication
    • Ability to get pass gate keepers – thinking 'on your feet'
    • Ability to create outstanding, innovative research results
    • Meticulous and accurate output - detailed data capture
    • The ability to prioritise and work to deadlines
    • Excellent Excel skills 
    • Adaptability and a proven ability to learn quickly 
    • Graduate or equivalent qualifications
    • An interest in video, film and/or current affairs
    • The ability to demonstrate our values: Trust, Innovation and Collaboration 






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