Senior Compliance Advisor

Key responsibilities:

  • Taking responsibility for the day to day management of the editorial and commercial compliance processes including observing BBC Editorial Guidelines and general industry regulations

  • To ensure appropriate levels of training and communication around compliance issues are available to all company staff and in particular the Commissioning team

  • To be a source of expertise on the OFCOM Broadcasting Code and BBC Editorial Guidelines, and offer timely advice to staff across the company

  • To establish and maintain a referral system for all compliance matters relating to commissions within the channel team structure

  • To view contentious material and liaise with key stakeholders.

Experience:

  • In-depth knowledge of the Ofcom Broadcasting Code (including the Cross-promotion Code and the On Demand Programme Service Rules) with a proven ability to quickly grasp and work within local editorial policies and guidelines e.g. BBC Editorial Guidelines.
  • Knowledge of legal issues relating to programme content.
  • Considerable experience in either an editorial compliance role or a comparable discipline within a commercial broadcast environment.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.