Working at UTV

UTV Group

We are a dynamic and progressive employer who is committed to recruiting, training and retaining highly skilled, motivated and flexible staff. We provide equality of opportunity for all staff and job applicants and comply with relevant Equal Opportunities legislation and codes of practice.

UTV encourages employee involvement as a means of achieving corporate objectives. Joint Committees review planning and operational matters.

UTV is fully committed to training staff to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to meet our business objectives by both on and off-the-job development activities.

UTV is actively involved with Creative Skillset, the industry skills body for the Creative Industry and works closely with them to idevelop skills and talent.

UTV is also actively involved in the community providing tours, talks, work placements and other outreach measures.

Competitive remuneration and benefits packages are available throughout UTV Media plc.

As a media organisation, across our many locations we are a 24 hour/7 day a week operation and are committed to achieving excellence in everything we do. We value our talented, creative and committed team and strive to ensure that we recruit, retain and develop our highly skilled and dedicated staff.

UTV is committed to local employment and has established partnerships with a number of local recruitment agencies. We advertise our roles on our website and, where relevant, in the local press and on appropriate recruitment portals.


UTV offers a generous holiday entitlement to staff in line with industry norms.

Training and Development Programme

UTV provides all staff with a comprehensive Induction Programme during their 6 month probationary period.

UTV has an ongoing staff training and development programme. We also encourage ongoing staff coaching, job shadowing and development opportunities throughout all departments and support staff who wish to undertake further education programmes relevant to their job role.

The Group's Training and Development policy is available here

Employee Assistance Programme

We offer access to a 24 hour confidential counselling service and access to an occupational health provider. We have a suite of HR policies and procedures to support our staff in achieving their business objectives.

Contact UTV

UTV Media plc
Ormeau Road
Tel: +44 (0) 28 9032 8122
Fax: +44 (0) 28 9024 6695


Tel:+44 (0) 28 9026 2129


Tel:+44 (0) 28 9026 2220