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NBCNews and MSNBC Lead Audio/Podcast Producer

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title NBCNews and MSNBC Lead Audio/Podcast Producer

Jobid 23768-387369

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 37175BR

**Job Title** NBCNews and MSNBC Lead Audio/Podcast Producer

**Business Segment** NBC News Group

**Sub-Business** News Digital

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** New York

**City** New York


We are a curious bunch. We are builders. We are creators. We are NBC News Digital. Are you?

At NBC News Digital, we are a passionate, creative and nimble team within a legendary news organization, with the power and resources to shape the future of digital news.

If you’re an ambitious, inventive news-junkie, a team-player who loves to tinker and are obsessed with producing content in transformative ways, come help us define the future of news at NBC News Digital.

We are seeking an experienced Audio Producer to develop and produce audio content offerings from NBCNews and MSNBC. You’ll shape and transform our journalism, original storytelling, and unique perspectives into listen-first experiences (mostly podcasts, but other formats as well) for a variety of news consumers and interest groups. This is a player-coach position. You must be ideas and action, with ability to drive editorial concepts and technical production. Hungry to create something fresh with a legendary news operation? This may be the job for you.

Job Duties

+ Lead editorial development, production strategy, and daily operations for new original audio offerings, both news of day and niche interest

+ Work with, and train anchors, correspondents, and producers (without audio experience) to contribute to productions and develop new talent

+ Review and sign off on all audio productions before publication

+ Set KPIs for audience growth, continually evaluate performance and provide feedback

+ Partner with cross-network teams on marketing, sales, and communications strategies for NBCNews Audio

+ Evangelize our burgeoning audio efforts inside and outside of the company

+ Oversee budget for audio operations and new shows


Basic Qualifications

+ 8+yrs Executive or Senior producer experience on a successful news or non-fiction podcast or radio program

+ Editorial experience in a fast paced news room environment, ability to anticipate and respond quickly to change

+ Passion for creative audio storytelling and understanding of the unique audience needs and preferences in the evolving podcast landscape

+ Experience fostering a culture of experimentation

+ Familiarity with the NBCNews and MSNBC family of talent and reporters

+ Strong team leadership and cross-departmental collaborative skills

+ Experience developing new host and producer talent

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.


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The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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