Irish TV is looking for a Broadcast Scheduler.

This role will be based in the head office in Westport, Co. Mayo.

Reporting to: Director of Programme Planning and Scheduling

Purpose of Job: To work as part of the broadcasting team within the Scheduling Department.

Main Duties:

  • To build and update the planning schedule, prepare and print weekly and quarterly schedules.
  • To prepare the Irish TV Schedule for press confirmation and associated reports as required
  • To oversee the creation of the Irish TV transmission schedules.
  • To liaise with other departments as required.
  • To return music reports to the relevant collection societies.
  • To maintain and update programme libraries and reports.
  • To provide local independent /in- house producers with programme details.
  • To maintain suitable standby lists for emergency transmission use.
  • To arrange playouts and programme delivery as required to meet transmission needs.
  • To maintain a working knowledge of local programme contracts.
  • To have a good understanding of the regulatory body codes and requirements.
  • To provide daily scheduling updates and contribute to discussions re scheduling problems and suggest solutions/options for improvement.
  • To carry out any other reasonable duties requested by management.

Experience and Education Requirements

  • Degree educated or equivalent
  • Experience of working with a broadcast scheduling system essential
  • Excellent knowledge of broadcast environment and processes
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Able to work unsupervised and use initiative
  • Able to work with people at all levels within the business

Apply Now / Email: info @

Deadline: 28th February


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