Company Name:

Georgia Public Broadcasting

Location:

Atlanta, Georgia

Approximate Salary:

Commensurate with Experience

Job Category:

Broadcast

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

June 6, 2018

C-13-18 Two Way Street -Producer

Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) is hiring a radio producer for our weekly arts interview radio talk show with a focus on the South. Two Way Street, hosted by Bill Nigut, is dedicated to longform conversations with guests who display creativity in their chosen fields and have strong stories to tell. Applicants should demonstrate deep knowledge of literature, music and theater. In addition, curiosity about a broad range of other areas is important. On Two Way Street, we often explore stories about public health, history, scientific discoveries, religion and visual arts. Atlanta is a dynamic place to live and work, and Georgia is rich with culture and important stories.

 

The radio talk show producer identifies potential guests for the host to interview, books interviews and prepares host scripts and background materials. Experience pitching, booking and producing ideas that go beyond the basic radio news spot is required. Applicants should also have experience with gathering high-quality audio in the field and the studio, multitrack editing and audio mixing. Experience with longform storytelling desired, as is experience working on live shows. The radio producer filling this position will also dedicate a portion of their time to creating digital content for Political Rewind, GPB’s live radio talk show on Georgia Politics. GPB is a collaborative organization that appreciates new ideas and people with a positive approach to teamwork.

 

Candidate Qualifications:

         Bachelor's Degree in a related field such as journalism, history or literature.

         Two years’ work experience required; public radio experience desired.

         Ability to produce engaging copy for host, paired with keen attention to accuracy and detail.

         Demonstrated high-level writing and editing skills for the web, including AP style.

         Ability to work collaboratively, meet deadlines, juggle multiple tasks and multiple deadlines.

         Must be able to work varying shifts, to include seven days per week, weekends and holidays.

         Experience managing social media presence and creating multimedia web content desired.

         Experience with multitrack editing on Adobe Audition or similar software required.

We Offer:

Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, retirement plans; Pre-tax benefits for health, dental, vision, life, specified illness and accidental insurance; Health and child care spending accounts; Disability insurance; and opportunities for training and professional development.

To Apply:

Upload resume, references and applicant form on the GPBs Job Center located at www.gpb.org/jobs. ONLY Applications submitted through the GPB Job Center WILL BE ACCEPTED.

 

                        Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled. Application review begins June 10, 2018

Georgia Public Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company Name:

Georgia Public Broadcasting

Location:

Atlanta, Georgia

Approximate Salary:

Commensurate with Experience

Job Category:

Broadcast

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

June 6, 2018

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