Jim Sefton-Wilson


Contact Details

For all bookings please call (+44) 020 7287 6110 or email hello@tovs.co.uk

This CV may be kept on file and distributed for employment purposes.


Jim has worked as a sound engineer, assistant & location recordist for over fifteen years.

In recent years he has worked on award winning rig shows, QC for OBS (Olympics), major sporting events as well as multi-camera live OBs to single camera location recording, ranging from sport to documentaries.

Selected Credits

Formula OneSportSKYPres. Mixer
Stand Up To CancerEventsCTV OB
for Channel 4
First DatesFactual EntertainmentCTV OB
for Channel 4
The StageLight EntertainmentCTV OB
for Manoto TV
Sound Assistant
The Iranian version of the X Factor
Rugby World Cup SportNEP VisionsSound
24 Hours in Police CustodyObservational DocumentaryCTV OB
for Channel 4
The BAFTA TV AwardsAwards ShowCTV OBSound
Live at the o2 Arena
MusicCTV OBSound Assistant
WWESportNEP VisionSound
Including London & Manchester
The Brit AwardsAwards ShowCTV OB
for ITV
NBA LondonSportNEP VisionsSound
X FactorLight EntertainmentITVSound
One Born Every MinuteObservational DocumentaryCTV OB
for Channel 4
Mixing streams.
24 Hours in A&EObservational DocumentaryCTV OB
for Channel 4
Mixing streams
Rio OlympicsSportOBS Sound Assistant
Part of the 5.1 QC engineering team for OBS. QC for the output of the Olympics.
The Championships
SportNEP VisionsSound Assistant
Rigging the courts, looking after comms. booths relief mix for court mixers.
Champions LeagueSportNEP VisionsSound Assistant
V FestivalMusicCTV OB
for Channel 4

The Family Observational DocumentaryCTV OB
for Channel 4
Series 2 & 3
The French OpenSportVERSound Assistant
Looking after comms. booth and reporter in vision positions
FootballSportVARIOUSSound Assistant
Including: Carlton O21, NEP Visions for BBC, Sky Sports, ITV & Fox
Tour De FranceSportVSquaredSound
Location recording & studio assist. Following the Tour around France.
European Tour Golf SportCTV OBSound Assistant
Rigging studio, course FX and RF comms.
Digital Music AwardsAwards ShowCTV OBSound
Real Rescues DaytimeTopical TV
for BBC
Series 1 & 2
City Hospital DaytimeTopical TV
for BBC One
Hard Money, Soft Talk Current AffairsBolt-On-Media
for Channel 4
Question Time Current AffairsMeridian Broadcasting
for BBC One
The Samuel Jackson Awards
for Non-Fiction
Awards ShowBBC FourSound
The FarmReality TVChannel 5Sound
Series 2
Most Haunted Live Light EntertainmentCTV OB
for Living TV
Band Aid 20 DocumentaryBBCSound
Tsunami Charity Concert MusicChannel 5Sound
Eminem LIVEMusicTOTP
for BBC One
How to Look Good Naked Factual EntertainmentMaverick TelevisionSound Recordist
All Star Comedy Show ComedyBaby Cow Prods
for Channel 4
Boom op
Diggin It ChildrensGMTV KidsSound
Studio Disney ChildrensDisney ChannelSound
Oops!Light EntertainmentTopical TelevisionSound
Channel 4 Racing SportNEP VisionsSound
Racing Rivals SportITV 2 Sound Recordist
Live OB
Cricket SportCTV OB
for Sky Sports
Boxing SportCTV OB
for Sky Sports
Death Wish LIVEEntertainmentEndemolSound
Pop BeachMusicCTV OB
for e4
GlyndebourneMusicNEP VisionsSound
International RugbySportObserve
for Sky New Zealand
Children in NeedEventsNEP VisionsSound
DIY SOSFactual EntertainmentBBCSound Recordist
Poor Little Rich GirlReality TVGranada BristolSound Recordist
Biggest LoserReality TVITVSound Recordist
Histerical PilotQuiz / Game ShowNEP VisionsSound

Equipment Used

Usual multitude of OB sound kit plus Jim owns his own PSC sound kit.

Additional Information

Corporate (location recordist) for:
Southern Studios, CAP Gemini, Next Catalogue, Fitlinx fitness system, MRI Scanners
Opening of 'West Quay' Southampton, Vista Video, MacMillan language Videos, AstraZeneca
Aspect software (Powergen), Precise software, B&Q, Siemens

Sound Trainee (OB and PSC)
City Hospital: Topical Television Ltd, LIVE OB for BBC One (Live OB, Series 1-3)