Technology (Broadcast) Zone Team Leader

Reports to: Head of Daytime Programme A

Responsible for: Ensuring the smooth running of the Technology zone for 2 sessions per day, with regards to the Broadcast village.

Contacts Internal: Facilities, Programme, Infrastructure team, Rest of Technology Zone Team

Contacts External: Any external suppliers to assist with the running or supplying of the zone

Job Summary: To deliver a twice-daily programme within the zone that covers a variety of areas within Technology Broadcast workshops and learning new skills.

Main Activities:

  • To manage an array of broadcast style workshops on a twice-daily basis.
  • To help ensure there are enough activities to entertain everyone within the zone for the whole session 
  • Manage the budget for the zone, ensuring tight controls and maximising the benefits of all expenditure
  • Manage the team and sub-teams within the zone, responsible for managing staff at the event
  • Provide timely and accurate reporting up to the Programme Board and EIJ Exec as required 
  • Develop and deliver the zone in line with the overall Programme Strategy for EIJ 2020 

Personal Specification:

  • To be able to think creatively
  • Have an interest in media & broadcast setups e.g. Radio or TV stations
  • Have a sense of humour and appetite for fun
  • Have the ability to attend evening and weekend meetings and activities
  • Have the ability to use electronic communication and standard IT applications such as Excel and Word or equivalents
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate well with young people