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Runners , Coronation Street - 9 Months FTC

Content and Production
230001Y0 Requisition #


Coronation Street 

9 Months FTC 


Hiring range: £27,750 pa 

Closing date: Sunday 3rd Dec 2023

Your work matters to millions.

Shaping culture is in the DNA of ITV. So, it’s not surprising that you’ll find us in every home in the UK, our productions are famous all over the world and we’re at the forefront of the digital streaming revolution. 

When you join us, you enter a fun working environment. With opportunities to learn, to grow and make a real difference. Small enough that your impact’s felt in the business, but big enough that your impact reaches millions of people. 

Come develop your skills, change TV and the course of your career. Don’t just watch it. Be part of it. Join ITV.

Your impact sends ripples.

The team

Join us on the World’s Longest Running Continuing Drama ! We have an amazing opportunity to join the busy, hard-working, dream-team of Runners at Coronation Street.

 The role

You will efficiently support the Assistant Directors ensuring the smooth running of the shoot, being the first  point of information between the shoot, AD’s & the Production Office. You will continue to keep with Coronation Street’s high production values and standards.

Skills you’ll need (minimum criteria)

  • A credit list of working in the capacity of a Runner or other similar role on a TV Broadcast production. 
  • Experience working in Continuing Drama.
  • Work with discretion and respect our requirement for utmost confidentiality- experience working with confidential information.
  • A good working knowledge of production Schedules, Call Sheets and communicating via radio.
  • Experience working with on-screen Talent and Supporting Artists. 
  • Ability to work under pressure, work long and unsociable hours in both a studio and location environment and be prepared to change your working pattern at short notice.

Other things we’re looking for (key criteria)

  • Knowledge and passion for Coronation Street.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • First-rate communication skills– adaptable team player, dealing with people at all levels.
  • Positive and positive can-do attitude to all tasks.
  • Ability to use your own initiative and solve problems quickly under pressure. 
  • Time keeping/Punctuality and meeting tight deadlines.
  • IT literate.
  • Previous experience of floor running in studio & location. 
  • You may be asked to cover driving responsibilities- a full clean driving licence is desirable. 

ITV is for everyone.

ITV strongly encourages applications for this role from disabled people. As a Disability Confident Leader, if you meet the minimum criteria for a role and you have declared that you are disabled, we’ll guarantee to take you to the next stage* (minimum criteria above).

We're happy to discuss any support/personalisation you may need during our application and selection process as part of our reasonable adjustments. Drop us a line if you require anything at

Find out more about applying with a disability.

* There may be a few exceptions where we are not able to take all eligible candidates to the next stage due to the volume of applications.


Because those who make an impact deserve to be rewarded for it.

ITV offers some great rewards and benefits including

  • Flexible working with a range of options to suit everyone
  • Generous holiday allowance, plus you can buy more
  • Annual bonus opportunity
  • Competitive pension contribution
  • Save as you earn - with an opportunity to buy ITV shares
  • Wellbeing and volunteering days plus a wide range of opportunities to help you live a balanced and healthy life

More about our benefits 

Closing date: Sunday 3rd Dec 2023

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