The Head of Development reports to the Managing Director of TV Production.
They will originate and develop ideas across all factual genres, for the UK and internationally. The candidate will manage the development slate and team and should have strong relationships to key commissioners. They will be expected to drive the development strategy alongside ITNP’s Executive Producers and be able to identify opportunities for new business and growth. They will have a good knowledge of ITNP's existing portfolio and be committed to diversity, inclusion and a culture of collaboration both on and off screen.
They must have a proven track record of winning commissions, pitching, writing and producing sizzles. They will display a strong working knowledge of commissioner needs and have an enthusiasm for developing ideas as part of a team, combined with the ability to take personal responsibility for pushing projects forward.