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Part Time Producer

Part Time Producer

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Producers


Creates program content and manages the whole production process for both live and recorded radio programs

Category Producers 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

  • Undertakes key administrative responsibilities as well as assists in planning and producing live and/or pre-recorded radio shows which may include news, music, talk, sports, traffic, and feature productions.
  • Generates original ideas, identifies suitable ideas from others, and carries out thorough research.
  • Researches information, obtains materials and assists with contacting and scheduling guests.
  • Gives direction to presenters, content providers, assistants and other crew members.
  • Manages budgets and ensures the efficient use of resources.
  • Obtains permissions or licenses for recording or broadcasting on location, and for the use of music, sound effects and audio archive material.
  • Monitors listener emails, inquiries and responses related to shows.
  • Works in collaboration with presenters, performers or other program contributors, in order to perform quality assurance to meet established production standards, rules and regulations.
  • Uses various broadcasting technologies such as soundboards and editing/production software.
  • Schedules and monitors the radio stream during live recordings.
  • Assists with time-keeping, saving show recordings, archiving show files and post-production editing as directed.
  • May work the board for pre-recorded or live shows.
  • Ability to generate original ideas, and to think creatively about how to communicate them to audiences; has comprehensive knowledge of subjects relevant to specific radio genres
  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills; ability to tailor and adapt content for different audiences and platforms
  • Knowledgeable of the radio market, different station/program styles, audience demographics
  • Knows how to use a variety of recording equipment and to operate different radio studios
  • Excellent communication skills, complemented by diplomacy, empathy and patience
  • Ability to build rapport and draw information from people
  • Can coach and develop others
  • Has confidence and tenacity to pursue information, overcome obstacles and pitch ideas to senior colleagues
  • Stress tolerance: ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure, and to react quickly to changes
  • Ability to plan and organize, set priorities, multi task and meet tight deadlines
  • Full knowledge of the law, rules and industry regulations around radio production; knows when it is necessary, and how to acquire, relevant clearances and licenses
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking platforms
  • Good understanding o social media and how to produce content for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, Etc.
Work Experience

3+ years’ experience as Radio Producer and/or Assistant in a smaller market or college station

Education: 4-year college degree, preferably in Radio or Media Production

Certifications: None required

Location: Burbank, CA: 3400 West Olive Avenue, Suite 550, 91505

Job Type Part Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Unknown
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