Phantom Media

Head of TV

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To be the official representative of Phantom TV
  • Manage the workload of the Phantom TV Committee
  • To recruit and interview the rest of the TV Committee with the VP (Activities), if the roles are not filled in the first block of interviews
  • Sit on the Executive Committee of Phantom Media to represent Phantom TV members, and chair the meeting when required
  • Liaise with the Head of Marketing to organise paid advertising to be used in TV broadcasts
  • Ensure that Phantom TV upholds an excellent reputation and that members conduct themselves in a professional manner in productions
  • Chair regular meetings with the Phantom TV Committee
  • Encourage the wider student body to get involved with Phantom TV
  • Ensure that TV productions are independent and that they are well balanced without bias
  • Attend all required training sessions, US meetings, Phantom Exec and E/AGMs
  • To liaise with Union of Students Activities Co-ordinator (Student-Led Services) in regards to finance, guest speakers, and technical needs of the TV channel
  • To work with the Union of Students to promote their Elections via Phantom TV
  • Ensure the Editorial Suite is kept tidy by all who use it

Time Commitment:

Varying throughout the year with an average of 5-10 hours a week

Responsible to:

VP (Activities) and Phantom TV members.

Ideal personal Qualities:

  • Great organisational skills
  • Driven and motivated
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to balance multiple projects at once
  • TV production skills
  • Able to work well leading a team


  • A unique opportunity to lead the team that produces Phantom TV
  • Gain skills in producing TV content
  • Oversee all student TV output via Phantom Media


  • Gain a wide range of practical skills that will make you more employable
  • Practical experience of being part of a team and report writing
  • Gain knowledge in editing and producing material for TV
  • Relevant training/on-going personal development
  • Qualify towards the Futures Award
  • Gain experience in community work

Beneficial Previous Experience:

  • Experience in TV production
  • Experience in leading a team

Training and Support:

You will have access to a wide range of training by the Union including training conference and multiple skills-based workshops

Skills Gained:

  • Written Communication
  • Verbal Communication
  • Delegation
  • Decision Making
  • People Management
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • I.T.
  • Organisation / Planning

Recruitment is now open

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