Senior Producer of Audio

Vox Media | New York, NY

Posted Date 8/16/2017
Description

Vox Media employees thrive on innovation and change while ambitiously seeking to master their subject areas, hone their craft, and improve their communities. We help smart, talented, creative professionals make a meaningful impact in media, technology and the world around them. The Vox Media house of brands includes industry-leading media forces like SB Nation, Eater, The Verge, Vox, Curbed, Recode, Racked and Polygon, and reaches an audience of hundreds of millions, generating over a billion content views each month.

The Vox Media Podcast Network is home to popular shows including Today, Explained, Recode Decode, Vergecast and The Ezra Klein Show. Our roster of hosts command influence and large audiences in their respective fields, and we're ambitiously expanding our programming slate with new shows and formats.

Vox Media is looking for a Senior Producer of Audio.

What you'll do:

The Senior Producer of Audio will develop new shows across our house of distinctive editorial brands. You'll collaborate with our talent to conceptualize series based on their original reporting and subject matter expertise. For greenlighted shows, you'll oversee production/rollout plans, staffing and budgets. You'll be closely involved with select podcasts as the supervising producer: generating topics, booking guests and leading segment/script development, sound design, and editing.

What you’ll bring:

  • Experience vetting show pitches and guiding the program development process
  • Experience as the editorial/creative lead for a successful podcast or broadcast program
  • A portfolio that demonstrates an ear for great tape and inventive approaches to audio storytelling
  • A track record of developing stories that draw on diverse perspectives/source lists
  • Ability to coach and develop host talent
  • Strong collaborative skills, as well as the ability to delegate and prioritize effectively
  • Proficiency in audio mixing

About working at Vox Media: This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefits—including flexible hours and generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees and to ensure that our healthcare and other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You'll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that's challenging and fun—and who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance.

Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

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