North Carolina Public Radio WUNC, the public radio station licensed to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is hiring a temporary Podcast Producer.
The WUNC Podcast Producer is an essential member of the station’s growing Content Department, able to work in a variety of narrative and talk show formats producing on-demand content and collaborating across teams.
The producer conducts background research, books show appearances, does field reporting as needed, scripts episodes and provides technical assembly of audio files and light sound design for our podcasts.
They also have deep experience working with a diversity of hosts with a range of skill levels and will occasionally be asked to host, voice or narrate elements as well.
Experience with creating assets for multiplatform use like Audiograms, videos, and graphics, to accompany audio productions is preferred.
Consistent attention to news, newsmakers and issues affecting North Carolina and the South is key, as this role requires an enterprising mind to contribute to WUNC’s streams of coverage on digital platforms.
Minimum Educations and Experience: Associate’s degree in electronics and three years of progressive experience in a broadcast television, radio and emerging media engineering environment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated expertise in researching topics for interview broadcast
Demonstrated ability to plan and meet deadlines, working with materials from a variety of sources and collaborators
Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues effectively and collaboratively
Demonstrated ability to include diverse stories and participants in programming
Thorough knowledge of audio recording and editing equipment
Interested applicants must apply at https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/198287 . Candidates should be prepared to Please provide resume, cover letter and work samples. Work sample links or documents should be attached as “Other Document” and “Other Document 2”. The deadline to apply is 09/05/2021.
WUNC-FM and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.