Commercial Administrator - Apprentice

The UK’s leading Local TV network, is recruiting for a Commercial Administrator - Apprentice based in our Head Office in Leeds.   You will fully support the business development/commercial teams in day to day operations. 

About Local TV Ltd.:

Rehing more than 4 million viewers a month on Freeview, Sky and Virgin Media – Local TV Ltd. has grown dramatically in its 4 years on-air as the premier local broadcaster in the UK. Now broadcasting in eight key cities and regions in England and Wales (Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Leeds, Liverpool, North Wales, Teesside and Tyne & Wear), we’re breaking new ground both on-air and in the digital space.  Re-branding in 2018 to truly put local at the heart of Local TV we implemented an exciting refresh of programming, production and digital and developed the unique format of “rolling localness” delivering engaging local content on air, online and on social media.


Main Purpose of the Job:

As part of the UK’s leading City TV network of television channels, you will work closely with our Head of Commercial Operations offering support to our teams in administrative duties.  We are looking for someone that can support and assist with duties, from maintenance of our internal CRM system, producing reports and analysis and conducting regular checks to ensure that work is produced to a high standard.  You will also assist with providing accurate industry compliant campaign booking forms and communicating key information to relevant teams/departments.It’s a varied role and an exciting opportunity to become a pivotal member of the team who keeps the cogs turning day-to-day.  


Skills & Experience Required:

Excellent Communiction skills

Ability to build and maintain key relationships

Proactive and self-motivated

Ability to add value to a dynamic team


Forward thinking with a willingness to proactively contribute to team discussions of any type

Thorough approach to checking and quality of work

Tech savvy with the ability to work across various software platforms

Adaptable working approach


Personal qualities

Computer literate

Good understanding of Microsoft Excel (inc. basic functions)

Good understanding of Google Sheets, Docs and Slides


Desired qualifications

Applicants will need a minimum 3 GCSE’s C/4 and above including maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)


Things to consider

Can all applicants please make sure their email address is accessed as correspondence will be sent via email about this vacancy.

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Training to follow the Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard

You will undertake the Apprenticeship in Business Administration which is completed in the workplace with the support and guidance of a fully qualified assessor from Total Training Provision.


Apprenticeship standard

Business Administrator

How to apply