Supervising Producer/Editor, WSJ Podcasts

Dow Jones
New York, NY
Closing date
15 Feb 2022

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Full Time
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Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking a supervising producer/editor to join its growing audio team. This editorial role requires excellent journalistic instincts, production and logistical knowhow, and team-management skills. You are an editorial leader with a proactive and entrepreneurial spirit -- someone who has a start-up mentality, likes to innovate and iterate, and has a proven track record managing daily and weekly production in a matrixed, global news organization.

Primary responsibilities include:
  • Working with the executive producer and senior supervising producer to manage a small group of audio producers to produce daily, weekly and feature podcasts
  • Proposing new and original ideas for timely and relevant programming on a regular basis
  • Inspiring a team to work creatively despite tight deadline pressure
  • Coordinating with platforms and vendors, proactively taking all necessary steps to ensure timely and uninterrupted distribution of audio content
  • Partnering with technical operations team to ensure audio equipment, studios and facilities are functioning and up to date
  • Researching, writing and producing coverage, as necessary
  • Providing clear and productive notes on scripts and programs in production
  • Ensuring that all journalistic and legal standards are followed at all times
  • Ability to work late hours and weekends as news developments and time zone considerations may warrant
  • Completing additional duties as assigned

Key candidate requirements:
  • At least five years' experience working in a non-fiction audio environment, producing original audio content and overseeing a small team
  • Deep understanding of current business and markets trends, domestic and international news, pop culture, tech and politics
  • Demonstrated experience producing compelling programs under tight deadline constraints
  • Working knowledge of a DAW (ProTools or Adobe Audition)
  • Full knowledge of and experience with distribution and ad-serving providers
  • Clear communicator with exceptional written and collaboration skills
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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

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