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Non-scripted internship at Avalon

Non-scripted internship at Avalon

companyAvalon
locationLondon, UK
ExpiresExpires: 31/05/2024
Editorial / Writing / Storytelling
Entry
£20,000 to £30,000 per year

Closing date for applications: 31st May 2024

Start date: Early September 2024

 

Are you passionate about pursuing a career in the television industry and looking for your route into, or next step up, the TV ladder? 

Avalon is a multi-award-winning talent management, television production and live promotion group with offices in London, Los Angeles and New York.  Avalon, Artists Rights Group and The Agency together represent a diverse and distinctive roster of artists including actors, comedians, writers and directors, among them Academy Award, BAFTA, Emmy, Tony and Olivier Award-winners. 

Our 3-month internship will give you hands on experience across Avalon’s Non-Scripted TV.  Our programming spans reality shows, documentaries, true crime, lifestyle series and comedy-entertainment formats.  We aim to be flexible with our approach so the successful candidate can pursue areas of particular interest during the placement.

 

Responsibilities

Development

  • Gain a broad overview of the development process
  • Understand the approach to editorial/tone/style across different genres
  • Contribute to group brainstorms
  • Assist with setting up client and broadcaster meetings
  • Monitor upcoming client appearances/industry trends
  • Learn about casting for un-scripted formats and reality TV shows
  • Use social media to find potential on-screen contributors and new talent
  • Undertake background research for new development projects and pitches

Production

  • Shadow on active productions
  • Gain an understanding of the key roles within production
  • Attend shoot days
  • Gain experience of the post-production process

 

Knowledge, skills and experience

No prior knowledge or experience of the television industry is required but must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Keen interest across all genres of non-scripted TV, including reality shows, documentaries, true crime, lifestyle series and comedy-entertainment format
  • Confident, enthusiastic with a self-starter approach
  • Hard-working attitude

 

To apply

If you would like to apply, please email your CV and covering letter with 'Non-Scripted Internship' in the subject heading by clicking the 'Apply' button.

Please note: Applications will be reviewed as and when we receive them and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

Our core values help define our purpose and are at the essence of what we do and shape our culture. You can read about our values here.

We are always on the lookout for exceptional talent.  Avalon is committed to creating a diverse environment and proud to be an equal-opportunity employer.  We encourage applications from individuals from underrepresented groups.  Regardless of your race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, or veteran status, you are welcome at Avalon. 

Please state in your application that you found this role through Creative Access.

Level of experience

  • Entry

Salary range

  • £20,000 to £30,000 per year