Apprentice Researcher – Orchard

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Company:                          Orchard
Apprenticeship Role:     Apprentice Researcher
Location:                            Cardiff

About the Organisation

Orchard is a leading creative content and communications business who solve problems with creative and practical solutions. Whilst competition may be fierce in the Welsh capital, our talented bunch of over 70 staff have the skills and experience to stand out strong and bring ideas to life. We offer a whole load of services at Orchard, just take a look at our website to find out more! 

Job Description

We are looking for a developmental role of Researcher to become a part of our Production team. Ideally, the successful candidate will have an understanding of the broadcast industry and be able to bring in fresh ideas. 

Key Skills: 

  • An understanding of digital and traditional broadcasting with an idea of what the broadcasters are looking for. 
  • An understanding of what makes great TV content. Both linear and online. 
  • Someone who isn’t afraid to be challenged. An ability to efficiently handle the commissioning process whilst understanding that this can take time. 
  • The ability to write creatively to produce high quality and clever TV proposals. 

Desired Skills: 

  • Fluent Welsh speaker – Comfortable to communicate with clients in Welsh 
  • Hold a full clean drivers license 


Whilst working for Orchard you will be completing a 12-month Level 3 Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media through Cardiff-based training provider, Sgil Cymru.


Salary TBC – dependant on experience.

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Closing Date

14.00 on the 23rd July, 2019