EDITOR [FT]

Neon Hum is currently looking for an editor with exceptional audio and storytelling skills to help Neon Hum produce a wide array of talk, scripted, and documentary programming.

The ideal candidate will bring leadership, organization, and exceptional storytelling skills to everything they do. Special consideration is given to editors with a strong journalism background, or several years experience editing longform podcast projects.

Your Role:

  • Edit for story, structure, and clarity a mix of talk, documentary, and fiction programming.

  • Shepherd the story development and structuring of long-term, major documentary programming.

  • Manage the editorial calendar for a number of podcast productions, leading editorial sessions, read-throughs, and group edits.

  • Ensure that Neon Hum documentaries are high quality, accurate and produced with the excellent editorial standards of all Neon Hum podcasts.

  • Liaise between clients, host, and production team to insure unity and on-time delivery of assets across multiple stakeholders.

  • Assist in the editing and development of limited-run and pilot projects for Neon Hum.

  • Reports to the Senior Editor, and assists on special projects as-needed.

What You Bring:

  • 5+ years audio editing or related storytelling experience.

  • Experience editing audio content on tight deadlines. Public media or journalism background a plus.

  • Experience coaching and working with talent

  • A clear track record of producing innovative, diverse, and complex audio works.

  • Experience cultivating talent from multiple creative sectors and backgrounds.

  • Collaborative, team-driven approach to working.

  • Exceptional communication skills, and an unparalleled organizational ability.

  • High level of skill in story editing and writing.

  • Experience writing longform audio or documentary scripts.

About This Position:
This is a full-time position. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Please send resume, cover letter, and links to your audio work to: jobs@neonhum.com

Neon Hum Media is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applicants from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds to apply for this position. Neon Hum Media does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.