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"Creative Freedom, so many other restrictions"

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Current Employee - Executive Producer in Salford, North West England, England (UK)
Current Employee - Executive Producer in Salford, North West England, England (UK)
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Pros

Comparatively big budgets, respected and trusted broadcaster

Cons

Corporate nonsense, lots of competition means managers let you fight it out for promotion rather than nurture you

Other Employee Reviews for BBC

  1. "Fast paced and diverse"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There are lots of opportunities avalable to do different things. Your success very much depends on the effort you make.

    Cons

    Not a consistent experience - very much depends on the person you are directly working to. Can be too much red-tape and too many rules.

    Advice to Management

    Spend more time back to the floor with the people who make the BBC what it really is. Consider less layers of maangement.


  2. "The BBC is a great place to learn your craft but auto some point you will need to leave."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The BBC does.projects nobody else would do. That means you get opportinities to work on content that will make you proud.

    Cons

    It's a very hierarchical organisation, and at a certain point you are pushed into management and away from creativity for advancement.

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