As the leading independent modern media company, Vox Media ignites conversations and influences culture. Across digital, podcasts, TV, streaming, live events, and print, we tell stories that affect our audience's daily lives and entertain as much as they inform. Vox Media has been named one of Fast Company’s “Most Innovative Companies in Media,” an Inc. “Company of the Year,” Digiday’s “Best Company for Parents,” and one of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign.

 

New York magazine’s growing audio division is looking for a news-obsessed Producer to work on Pivot with Kara Swisher and Scott Galloway. The show is evolving into a multi-media model, with forays into video and live events, and we need an enthusiastic and capable producer who is comfortable in both audio and video worlds.

You should be interested in all aspects of producing, including pitching stories, booking guests, setting up interviews, editing video and audio, and fact-checking. You should be familiar with Pivot and its hosts. We're looking for news junkies who follow politics, the tech sector, finance, and business worlds. 

What you’ll do:

  • Work with the Director and Hosts to plan and produce episodes, from booking guests to scripting and delivering of twice weekly podcast
  • Track major tech, business, and political stories and work with hosts to determine which will be covered in each show.
  • Develop and produce recurring show segments and franchises
  • Work on all aspects of production as necessary, including recording, cutting tape, assembling, mixing, and publication
  • Manage a production calendar
  • Work with Director and Hosts to develop and produced specialty shows focusing on specific topics.
  • Oversee and mentor Associate Producer

What you’ll bring:

  • At least 3-5 years producing videos or podcasts 
  • Comfort working in ProTools or other DAWs and a desire to grow production skills
  • Experience with Adobe Premiere or similar video editing software
  • Experience managing and partnering with show hosts and guests
  • Comfort with working in a website CMS
  • A strong interest in our key areas of coverage: news, politics, and culture

About working at Vox Media:

This is a 3-month, temporary position with the opportunity to go full-time. 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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