Hollyoaks seeking Storyliner (experience required)

Hollyoaks are currently searching for an experienced, passionate STORYLINER to join their hard-working and talented team.

They are seeking an experienced Storyliner, but will also consider experienced Assistant/Junior Storyliners, Assistant Script Editors, Archivists, Researchers or equivalent editorial roles, who are looking to move up the career ladder. However, it is essential that you have at least 1 year’s editorial experience on a continuing drama and you must be able to demonstrate the following essential skills:

  • A brilliant instinct for the balance of comedy, high drama and heart-breaking human stories that define the show.
  • An excellent grasp of script structure and story, both within episodes and longer narrative arcs
  • The ability to work calmly to tight deadlines and to maintain high standards within the demanding environment of high-volume drama, which requires rock-solid organisational and time-management skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with a high-level of creativity and the confidence to contribute to story talk-throughs in an inspiring and meaningful way.
  • An interest in keeping abreast of youth culture, and have an awareness of current issues to help generate agenda-setting stories.
  • Excellent written English, with the ability to write an exciting and engaging storyline to the house style.
  • A good awareness of the production elements of making drama for television.

Salary is dependent on experience.

How to apply:  Interested applications should apply by sending a CV and cover letter to recruitment@limepictures.com.

Deadline:  Friday 9 June 2017 at close of business

Source: Broadcast Jobs via  @hannykha

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