PRODUCER, SCRIPTED HISTORICAL DOCUMENTARY [CONTRACT]

Neon Hum is currently looking for a producer with exceptional audio and editorial skills to help produce a new scripted historical documentary podcast project.

The ideal candidate for this position will bring leadership, organization, and exceptional storytelling skills to a wide breadth of podcast products. Special consideration is given to producers with a strong journalism background, and with experience in both documentary and scripted fiction.

Your Role:

  • Alongside the Senior Producer and executive staff, perform the following duties related to the production of the podcast:

  • Booking guests.

  • Producing and assisting the host in writing scripts.

  • Assembling initial mixes and organizing production assets.

  • Report regularly to Neon Hum’s executive staff, elevating appropriate concerns as needed; and

  • Other related production duties as required.  

What You Bring:

  • 3+ years audio production or related storytelling experience.

  • Experience producing 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 audio production and writing.

  • Experience writing longform audio and documentary scripts.

About This Position:
This is a contract 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.