Recount Media is looking for an experienced Podcast Producer/Editor to work on the podcast Battleground with Amanda Litman and Faiz Shakir.
The producer/editor will pitch topics, book guests, do research, run recording sessions, and edit/mix episodes. Applicants should be proficient in ProTools, great at story editing, skilled at managing talent, and passionate about politics. Reporting to the EP, the producer will also work with an associate producer and a sound engineer for one day a week each.
Experience with creative development and political journalism preferred.
Find creative ways to improve the format and elevate the series
Constantly evolve and improve process in collaboration with EP
Pitch guests for each episode
Conduct and oversee research for each episode to produce comprehensive outline
Ensure talent is supported
5+ years in journalism
Deep understanding of national politics
Professional proficiency in ProTools
Excellent story editing skills
Exceptional project management skills, with a proven record of achieving goals and objectives and problem solving solutions