Whizz Kid Entertainment

Whizz Kid Entertainment is a high-profile established independent production company based in the heart of London. It is jointly owned by Ingenious Capital Management Ltd and founder and CEO Malcolm Gerrie.

The company is trusted producer of prime-time entertainment in a range of genres for all the major UK broadcasters and enjoys an enviable track record in format origination, high-quality output and access to major talent.


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Development Researchers

Whizz Kid Entertainment is embarking on a new development initiative and we are looking to recruit the industry’s best Development Researchers to join our creative team.

Skills/Experience Required:

All candidates must have experience of

  • be highly creative
  • be energetic and bold
  • have the experience to know where to look for that next TV defining format.
  • Have proven results in development
  • be ideas-driven and happy to put even the wildest ideas up for discussion

This roles will involve lots of brainstorming and research.

Start and End dates:

Start: ASAP
Duration: an initial 6-months but with a view to extension


How To Apply

If you think that you tick all our boxes, please send your CV with a covering letter to jobs@whizzkid.tv with Development Researcher as the subject line.


* We kindly ask that you only reply if have the credits/experience detailed and respond only in relation to this particular role: other roles on our productions will be advertised in due course. *

We would love to be able to contact everyone who replies but due to the volume of responses we receive we are only able to contact applicants whom we would like to meet.

Whizz Kid Entertainment is committed to eliminating bias in areas of selection and assessment directly or indirectly with regards to gender, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, religion or age and recruits fairly based only on individual merit and ability.