Digital Video Producer VJ

Want to do the best work of your life? Make your mark at Europe’s leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.


We’re looking for a Digital Producer to join our award-winning team at Sky News and innovate across digital platforms. The ideal candidate will come with demonstrable experience of pitching, producing and publishing digital platforms and crucially, have exceptional news judgement, clear accurate writing skills and an understanding of our legal and editorial guidelines – a recognised qualification in journalism is required.

Please note this role requires shift work and we’d love to see an accompanying cover letter.


What you’ll do:

  • Create tailored and optimised digital video content that reflects Sky News values.
  • Pitch new and exciting video formats and ideas – and have the experience to deliver them.
  • Develop video formats to increase growth, consumption and engagement on key social platforms.
  • Produce Snapchat Discover stories and shows.
  • Work in tandem with Assistant Editors, Output Editors and News Editors to ensure accuracy and legal rigour is maintained to the highest standards.


What you’ll bring:

  • A recognised qualification in journalism.
  • First-rate editing experience using Premiere Pro, as well as a working knowledge of the rest of Adobe Creative Suite (ideally After Effects and Photoshop).
  • In-depth knowledge of the news media, emerging technologies, changing audience behaviour and new platforms.
  • Strong understanding of audience behaviour and demonstrable understanding of how to create compelling content services that meet or exceed their demands.
  • Self-shooting experience very desirable, particularly on GH5 kit.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.


Sky News

Sky News is a world-class news service with a spirit of innovation and a fresh approach to story-telling. Our aim is to be the best and most trusted place for news, reflecting the diversity of our audience. Made by people who dare to challenge. Made for people who want clarity in an uncertain world.


The Rewards:

There’s a reason people can’t stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

  • Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband
  • Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences



At Sky we don’t just look at your CV. We’re more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we’re happy to discuss flexible working.

We are a Disability Confident Accredited Employer, and welcome and encourage applications from all candidates. We will look to ensure a fair and consistent experience for all, and will make reasonable adjustments to support you where appropriate. Please flag any adjustments you need to your recruiter as early as you can.


Why wait?

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeAtSky on social media. A job you love to talk about.

Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.

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