Tim Dye: unit assistant, Radio 2 and 6 Music
The presenters are only a small part of a radio production team. Unit assistant Tim Dye tells us about his vital role keeping shows on air for Radio 2 and 6 Music.
How to set up and run an independent production company. A panel discussion from the BBC Academy’s Radio Fast Train event on how to start out and keep going.
Profile: production coordinator, Radio 4
Helen Surtees is a production coordinator on Woman's Hour. She talks us through the challenges of her role.
Profile: broadcast assistant, Radio 3
Hannah Norbury describes her day to day duties as a broadcast assistant for BBC Radio 3.
Production diary: Loose Ends
Tardy taxis, budget blowouts and Clive Anderson: just an average week putting together Radio 4’s Loose Ends, as Suzy Roylance explains…
Production co-ordinator, BBC Natural History Radio
Bird sounds to budgets, being a production co-ordinator for the BBC Natural History Radio is a varied job as Jamie explains.
Nick Grimshaw: Radio 1 team assistant for a day
The team assistant is often the hidden voice in a radio production, but one of the most essential parts of the production team. Radio 1 Breakfast’s own Nick Grimshaw steps into their shoes for the day.
How to get the best out of minute taking
How do you ensure you cover meetings accurately and without tripping up? BBC company secretary Jane Earl gives her tips for PAs on staying on top of this very essential task.