#161025

Podcast Producer / Editor

Location:
Remote
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
09/28/2020
Posted By:
Deanne Gilman
Date:
09/15/2020

Job Description:

The Research organization for a premiere tech company is seeking a Podcast Producer to drive the editorial direction of their podcast series.

Responsibilities:
-Help drive the editorial direction of the podcast by participating in all show development and editing.
-Work closely with Outreach Digital Engagement team to deliver a ‘by researchers, for researchers’ technical podcast.
-Partner with researchers to form show development and communications with external guests. Edit show questions aligned with department goals.
-Lead podcast production team and help adapt the workflow process to suit the needs of individual show contributors. Meet regularly with researcher hosts and team leaders to ensure the process is working for all involved.
-Lead kick-off meetings for each show and participate in ongoing production meetings, and other milestone meetings.
-Ensure that episodes deliver on time and maintain strong communication with Outreach team on production schedule.
-Work closely with audio engineer to edit a compelling show from original recordings that accurately represent the spirit and work being done.

The ideal candidate will embody an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for science and technology. Desired experience includes:
-Experience working collaboratively with creative and editorial talent and ability to communicate on an executive level while managing the details of multiple day-to-day productions
-Background in science, research, or technology journalism
-Excellent writing and communication skills
-Strong journalistic judgement and integrity
-Strong attention to detail
-Deep understanding of the digital media landscape + avid podcast consumer

Client Description:

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

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