Banijay Brightbulb Development Intern Scheme 2023Got brilliant diverse ideas? Want to work in TV? NO experience necessary.
Are you addicted to TV, TikTok, YouTube, Insta and Netflix?Love sharing the amazing thing you just watched?Always thinking "This show would have been way better if they'd done this instead"?
Sounds like you? Then YOU are exactly who we are looking for. COME AND WORK WITH US! We are looking for people who LOVE content to help us dream up new exciting TV shows.We're running BRIGHTBULB, a unique entry level opportunity aimed specifically at young, diverse talent.You don't need any experience or qualifications - just a genuine passion for content, plenty of enthusiasm and a brain fizzing with fresh ideas.This is NOT a job in production. You won't be making the shows - instead your job in Development will be coming up with, shaping and pitching brilliant new non-scripted TV formats. Non-scripted shows include Reality shows, Quizzes, Makeover, Dating, Factual Entertainment shows and lots more.Our interns work in a fun, fast paced creative environment in our West London offices. With excellent, experienced support to guide them through their first role in the TV industry.
We believe team diversity = creative diversity
Banijay UK is committed to improving the diversity of the TV industry. We welcome applications from all underrepresented groups including people with a disability, people from all Ethnic Minority groups and people from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Brightbulb is initially a full-time 12 week paid contract (at London Living wage of £414 gross per week), with 8 successful applicants starting 21st February 2023. Those that excel on the scheme may be offered another contract.Who are we?Banijay is the largest international content producer and distributor in the world. With over 120 production companies in 22 territories.We have a huge catalogue of TV output including Idris Elba's Fight Club, The Wall, The Island with Bear Grylls, The Ranganation, Masterchef, Lightning, Shipwrecked, Starstruck, Big Brother, Your Home Made Perfect, Dickinson's Real Deal, Pointless, Travels With My Father, Tenable, Legomasters, 8 Out Of 10 Cats, Tipping Point, Changing Rooms and Soccer Aid to name a few!Check out our showreel.Live outside London?If you live outside the M25 and need to relocate for the job you can apply for a one-off relocation bursary of up to £1,000 to help you move.So what are you waiting for?If you are passionate about TV, are bubbling with ideas and think you could help us come up with the next non-scripted TV format, then we would love you to complete this application form.Closing date for applications is the 28th October 2022.Very best of luck with your application, The Brightbulb Team.
First we just need a little information on who you are.
Now we've got the basics we want to hear a bit more about you.
We want to hear about you from the horse's mouth - you can upload a 60 second max video of yourself here.
What's your favourite show to watch and why?
How do you stand out from everyone else applying for this job? How are you different?
Why would this job be right for you? Why would you be right for this job?
You've done it - you've reached the end of the application form! Well done.
We know it's not an easy form or a quick one. But thank you so much for taking the time to complete it. If you enjoyed coming up with and trying to sell us your ideas - then a career in TV Development might be right for you.
Just click on the "Submit Application" button to send your form packed full of lovely ideas to us and keep your fingers crossed!