Susie Jones joined SBS as Commissioning Editor of Documentaries within the television and online content division in 2016. Susie commissions and oversees the production of distinctive multiplatform documentary content that inspires all Australians to explore, appreciate and celebrate our multicultural society. Since joining SBS Susie has commissioned a range of documentaries including Who Do You Think You Are (series 9), The Ghan, Secrets of Our Cities, Fair Game, Untold Australia and The Obesity Myth amongst others.
Susie began her career working in the UK, focussing on comedy before returning to Australia where she spent over fifteen years as a freelance director and producer for a range of content across SBS, ABC, Network Ten, Nine Network, Seven Network and the Discovery Channel, including the 2010 AFI-nominated documentary feature Rudely Interrupted (ABC), Undercover Boss (Network Ten), Myf Warhurst's Nice (ABC) and The Secret Millionaire (Nine Network). Prior to joining SBS, Susie oversaw the development of productions for all networks at Matchbox Pictures, including SBS commission Date My Race.