Careers

Careers

STV is Scotland’s home of news and entertainment. ​

People are at the heart of our business and our aim is to be a magnet for creative talent and an agile, creative and fun place to work.  

Creativity and innovation are key to our success and we offer exciting career opportunities for talented people across a wide range of roles.

If you believe you have what it takes to play a part in our future success, we'd love to hear from you. 

To apply for any of the roles listed below, please send a copy of your CV, detailing any relevant experience and qualifications, to hr@stv.tv. Please ensure that the subject line of the email contains the job title you are applying for. Alternatively, you can use the email hr@stv.tv button within each job description.  

Driving Scotland’s future creative economy

STV invests in a bursary scheme for Scottish students.  Working in partnership with the Royal Television Society, STV offers 10 students each year annual bursary funding of £1,000 for the duration of their degree, along with a comprehensive programme of work placements and mentoring opportunities at STV.  STV will also work closely with RTS Scotland to offer a wider programme of activities for students, including networking opportunities and industry insight sessions.  The support will help participants establish a network of industry contacts and gain a fuller insight into the range of career opportunities available within the creative industries.  You can find more details here www.rts.org.uk/bursaries.
 

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Vacancies

  • Back End Developer (Flexible- occasional travel to Glasgow office required)

    Closing date: 19 July 2022

    We are looking for talented Back End Developers to join our team working on the STV Player video streaming platform. The Player is going through a period of rapid growth, so it’s important to craft scalable and resilient services that meet the growing demand on the service. With lots of great content, there's a focus now on displaying the right content to the right people at the right time. You will own the services you work on from cradle to grave - helping product management and engineering leadership define the requirements and architecture, through to supporting the services running in production.

  • Front End Developer (Flexible - occasional travel to Glasgow office required)

    Closing date: 19 July 2022

    We are looking for talented Front End Developers to join STV Digital working within our in-house development teams to transform the STV Player into a world-class platform. Our challenge is to blend leading edge technology with intuitive user interfaces and engaging user experiences. As a Front End Developer you will be responsible for crafting performant, accessible user interfaces to ensure that our users can enjoy the growing library of content that STV offers, on the platform of their choice. You will work with internal stakeholders and key 3rd party suppliers to ensure that ancillary requirements are met and delivered.

  • Customer Engagement Manager (Glasgow - Hybrid)

    Closing date: 8 July 2022

    At STV we strive to deliver excellent customer experience, by entertaining and engaging our audiences as well as ensuring we offer a premium service across all our communications and products.  We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Customer Engagement Manager, who has the ambition, skills, knowledge and latest industry thinking to deliver first-class communications, grow our audience base and deliver a superior ongoing relationship with our users.   

  • Traffic Manager (Glasgow - Hybrid)

    Closing date: 05 July 2022

    STV Creative (Commercial) is STV’s in house creative agency, embedded within STV’s Commercial Team. We deliver razor sharp, multiplatform advertising campaigns for our clients that cut through and help them stand out in the Scottish marketplace. Experts in STV, we use our insider product knowledge to help brands harness the power of our platforms and get results. We are looking for an organised, dedicated, and proactive self-starter to join our award-winning team as a Traffic Manager. If you are passionate about advertising, this is where to do it. This role is an exciting opportunity to join our team, working alongside highly skilled creative, production and marketing professionals in an incredibly fast paced, creative commercial business.

  • UX/UI Designer (Glasgow/Hybrid)

    Closing date: 10 July 2022

    We currently have an exciting opportunity for a UX/UI Designer to join our Digital design team and be responsible for defining, and seeing through to their implementation, impactful user-experience and design updates to the STV Player.

  • Trainee Technical Operator, Aberdeen (12 month Fixed Term Contract) (Aberdeen)

    Closing date: 8 July 2022

    Are you looking to kick start your career in the media? Do you have a passion for TV, news and current affairs and love technology? Then this paid traineeship in our STV News Technical team might be for you. We are looking for a Trainee Technical Operator to join our STV News Technical team based in Aberdeen. This full-time paid traineeship will run for 12 months where you will have a particular focus on editing content to support our daily news output across multiple platforms. This role is multi skilled, so in addition to editing you will also work in a live studio and news environment and operate the technical facilities required to produce the daily news output across multiple platforms for STV News. You will also undertake external training with the National Film & Television School Scotland.

  • Partner Marketing Executive (Glasgow - Hybrid)

    Closing date: 7 July 2022

    At STV we strive to deliver a first class, entertaining and engaging on demand BVOD service for our audiences, delivering exciting content from across the world, to users across the UK. We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Partner Marketing Executive, who has the ambition, skills, and desire to help grow STV Player, its user base and strengthen our B2B partner relationships with platforms such as SKY, Amazon Fire TV, Virgin and Freeview Play.

  • Trainee Technical Operator, Edinburgh (12 month Fixed Term Contract) (Edinburgh)

    Closing date: 08 July 2022

    Are you looking to kick start your career in the media? Do you have a passion for TV, news and current affairs and love technology? Then this paid traineeship in our STV News Technical team might be for you. We are looking for a Trainee Technical Operator to join our STV News Technical team based in Edinburgh. This full-time paid traineeship will run for 12 months during which you will have the opportunity to work in a live studio and news environment and operate the technical facilities required to produce the daily news output across multiple platforms for STV News. You will also undertake external training with the National Film & Television School Scotland.