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Dow Jones Audio Producer in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

Barron’s Group is seeking a creative, entrepreneurial audio producer to produce weekly series and help develop and launch new podcasts in order to expand Barron’s across platforms, formats and diversify and grow our audience. This person will also create weekly analytics reports and provide data and insights on audio performance.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with audio producing team, Barron’s reporters and editors on existing shows and to develop and launch new audio products; work with hosts on the direction of these shows

  • Execute the full production of Barron’s weekly podcasts, from pre-production to recording, editing, and publishing

  • Use data to improve and optimize audio formats

  • Coach Barron’s reporters and editors without audio experience on presenting for audio

  • Collaborate and coordinate with the audience development, technology and facilities teams to create, launch and promote Barron’s podcasts

  • Explore and implement cross promotion opportunities for podcasts

  • Find, pre-interview, book guests, and arrange for recordings

  • Structure episodes and write scripts

  • Cut tape, find archival news clips, assemble mixes and score episodes

  • Help grow and maintain the show's social media presence

  • Ideate, pitch and develop new show ideas

Key candidate requirements:

  • 3-5 years of experience working in audio production

  • The ability and flexibility to work in a fast paced, changing environment

  • Professional-level understanding of podcast editing tools such as Adobe Audition or Pro Tools

  • Strong writing skills

  • Demonstrated passion for storytelling in audio, and/or written content

  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and execute against deadlines

  • Interest and knowledge in business, finance, and investment is a big plus

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Business Area: BG - OFFICE

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

Req ID: 32267

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