4Talent is all about supporting people like you to build great futures in the media industry. People from different backgrounds and walks of life. People at different stages of their careers. People who want to be part of this evolving multi-platform business.And wherever you want to be in our industry, we have a diverse range of opportunities to suit all interests. We're not just talking about the high profile on-screen programmes – there's all the vital behind the scenes areas too – like production, creative and commercial for example, not to mention new media, advertising, press, marketing, commissioning, HR, finance and more.We've a number of exciting initiatives for those with no experience to learn more about Channel 4 and the media industry.
Our Work Experience programme is for anyone over 16 who wants to build a career in the media industry. It's simple: you come and do a work placement in one of our departments. We've got placements everywhere from Marketing and Commissioning to Online and Information Systems. We can't pay you - but the contacts you make and the skills you pick up along the way are priceless.We have about 60 placements a year. If you want one, you need to have been to a 4Talent Day, a 4Talent Talk or a Channel 4 event within the last two years.