In this post i am going to talk about the practices in the Media industry.
Freelance media Jobs.
A freelancer is somebody who doesn’t work for one company full time. But is hired by different companies.
- The Highlights
Whilst being a freelancer you can negotiate with your own rates with the companies who hire you. You can gain well experiences and have more money you can ask for.
- The Downsides
There are so many Freelancers currently working out there today . You can’t be just good. You will have to market yourself and make high contacts because either that or no one will hire you.
You will need to manage your own money . You will get a regular paycheque by month but you will also have to make the tax and the National Insurance. You will have to remember how to keep some of the money.
- Media Jobs
Head of communications.
The Head of Communications is a position that is both private and public to it’s sectors.
Junior Marketing Analyst
A Graphic Design is responsible for creating solutions to have visual impact. It involves listening to clients and understand the needs before making decision.
Media Planning manager.
The job of being a Media planning is to combine the best media for a marketing campaign.
Media Planning involves Targeting- Environment scan-Understanding the audience-Determination of content and Control.
- Media Employment agencies
An Employment agency is an organization that matches employers to employees into the media system.
Where to find ?
There are numerous media employment agencies in the UK
Career Move group in Farrington road
Pathfinder media recruitment in Wardour
Aspire in New Cavendish.
Starting a limited company.
A limited company is a seperate legal entity and as such , legally, it’s responsible for it’s own actions . To an extent being a private limited company might make you more credible to potential customers, partners or investors.
To become a limited company you need to register online. Alternatively ( for a small fee) an account solictor or agent will certainly do this for you. You need to set up a limited company and provide some info and signatures.