Wondery is looking for an experienced Special Episodes Producer.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing and producing Interview episodes for our Wondery Originals series, including American Innovations, Business Wars, and others
    • Proposing and booking guests for interview episodes
    • Coordinating tape syncs and studio sessions
    • Creating background packet/research for host
    • Crafting questions, scripting host copy
    • Editing and mixing episodes as needed
    • Coordinating Guest Swaps between Wondery and other podcasts
    • Working with producer to develop ideas for special episodes for original shows
    • Managing podcast collaborations between Wondery and outside organizations
  • Producing custom branded episodes for existing shows  
  • Developing and launching new interview style podcasts for Wondery
  • Producing bonus episodes and planning ongoing coverage for Wondery’s mini-series, including Over My Dead Body, and others
  • Producing bonus content for Wondery +

 

Requirements:

  • Strong writing, editing and research skills
  • 5+ years experience as an audio producer on an interview-based show
  • Mastery of audio editing software (ideally ProTools)
  • An ability to convey complex information and stories in a clear and engaging way for listeners.
  • Ability to work across multiple areas – history, science, legal, etc.

Other:

  • This is a full-time position, preferably working in our Los Angeles office, but open to other locations.
  • Competitive pay commensurate with experience.

To apply: Please send your resume along with 2-3 links to projects/episodes you’ve edited or overseen to [email protected].

ALSO: Please include any specific subject areas in which you have experience and interest.