At BBC News, we aim to help people understand the world around them, make informed choices, and take an active part in society and democracy. As we expand our footprint to meet the increasing demand for our style of quality and impartial journalism in North America, we are seeking motivated, passionate, high performing individuals across a variety of skill sets to join our global team. Our primary locations are New York, Washington DC, and London, though as a distributed workforce we are open to applicants in any location where the BBC has a commercial presence.
Join us and be an essential part of the world’s most trusted news-gathering organization.
BBC StoryWorks is the commercial content studio of BBC Global News. We build on the BBC’s award-winning expertise in creating compelling film and video, thought-provoking written journalism, and innovative digital content, and our instinctive ability to seek out stories that capture audiences’ attention and inspire people across the globe.
Our team works with commercial partners to create engaging and compelling content campaigns designed with the BBC's desirable American and global audience in mind. Our custom content solutions amplify advertisers’ key messaging strategies while aligning with passion-driven BBC.com News and Features brands including BBC Worklife, BBC Culture, BBC Future, BBC Travel, BBC Sport, and Top Gear. In addition, we enable sponsorships of our world-class editorial output, creating an alignment for our partners with the BBC’s trusted editorial voice.
We’re looking for creative minds to join the team and develop fresh ideas for smart, innovative content and experiences that will resonate with BBC audiences and help our partners achieve their messaging objectives.
The Content Strategist for BBC StoryWorks Americas will collaborate across BBC Global News Ltd.’s editorial, sales, and product development teams to create unique, multi-platform content programs aligning with all BBC.com brands, for clients across the US, Canada, and Latin America. The ideal candidate has a strong editorial mindset and passion for uncovering innovative digital storytelling products and platforms
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As a global business, diversity, equity, and inclusion among team members are essential to our success. We, therefore, encourage highly skilled candidates from traditionally underrepresented groups to submit their applications, even if they don’t check absolutely every box on our list of desired work experience.
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COVID Vaccination Disclosure: BBC Studios is committed to the safety and well-being of our employees, contractors, and guests. We follow federal, state, and local guidelines regarding vaccination and testing requirements across our office locations.
Our New York office requires all staff, contractors, and guests to be fully vaccinated and to submit proof of vaccination.
For other locations, a negative COVID-19 test may be submitted weekly if an individual is not fully vaccinated.
Please note that most roles require an in-office presence of two days a week as part of our hybrid/flexible working arrangement.