Senior Producer, Backstory
Working Title: Senior Producer, Backstory
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Posting Date: 06-09-2017
The Senior Producer of Backstory supervises the staff, sets the production schedule, identifies opportunities and partnerships, and oversees the outcomes and outreach of a popular weekly podcast program produced by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities.
The Senior Producer provides a vision for BackStory's future as one of the top history podcasts in the field, has deep knowledge of podcast production and editing, and has demonstrated experience managing and producing high quality audio in a deadline-driven setting.
The Senior Producer will acquire a working knowledge of the VFH, its programs, University systems, and will operate effectively in public and academic settings.
VFH offers the dynamic work environment and a wide array of programming: the Virginia Festival of the Book, the weekly public radio show "With Good Reason," the online Encyclopedia Virginia, international Fellowships, among other programs.
The Virginia Foundation for the Humanities is affiliated with the University of Virginia, an equal opportunity employer. Apply through Jobs@UVa with cover letter, resume, three recommendations, and examples of your creative work.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent conceptual, research, writing, and organizational skills, with experience in the presentation of cultural analysis in highly accessible terms; a thorough working knowledge of radio production techniques and technologies.
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