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. Vox Media’s networks and businesses include SB Nation, Eater, The Verge, Vox, Curbed, Recode & Code Conferences, Polygon, Concert, Chorus, Vox Creative, Vox Entertainment, and the Vox Media Podcast Network.
The Vox Media Podcast Network is home to top journalists who attract large and engaged audiences each week with their in-depth conversations on topics that people care deeply about. As our programming slate expands, we're looking for a Producer with a versatile skillset to work across narrative and interview-based podcasts.
What you'll do:
Get ready to listen to a lot of tape and turn it into great shows. You'll be part of a core team of producers working on multiple podcasts across Vox Media: collaborating with the Senior Producer and hosts to plan the arc of a season, conducting research, booking guests, and guiding freelancer assignments. You'll often direct recordings in the studio or in the field. During post-production, you'll take the first pass at structuring or mixing the show.
Experience / Skills
What you’ll bring:
-A versatile skill-set gained from working on the staff of a daily or weekly audio production
-An organized and efficient approach to turning around audio segments or stories on a tight deadline
-A portfolio that demonstrates an ear for great tape and inventive approaches to audio storytelling
-Experience scripting or editing compelling, character-driven stories
-Comfort with live-producing a panel discussion or host interview
-A track record of developing stories that draw on diverse perspectives/source lists
-Proficiency in audio mixing