As the leading independent modern media company, Vox Media ignites conversations and influences culture. Across digital, podcasts, TV, streaming, live events, and print, we tell stories that affect our audience’s daily lives and entertain as much as they inform.
Our portfolio features influential and respected editorial properties including Vox, New York Magazine, The Verge, The Cut, Eater, Vulture, The Strategist, Polygon, SB Nation, Intelligencer, Curbed, Grub Street and Recode. Off-platform, the Vox Media Podcast Network offers one of the largest collections of popular podcasts, and Vox Media Studios produces and distributes the award-winning nonfiction shows. Powered by innovative technology that scales quality, the Chorus publishing platform and Concert advertising marketplace answer the always-changing needs of modern audiences, creators and marketers.
Vox Media has been named one of Fast Company’s “Most Innovative Companies in Media,” an Inc. “Company of the Year,” Digiday’s “Best Company for Parents,” and one of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign.
The Vox Media Podcast Network is one of the largest and fastest-growing collections of high-quality podcasts. With more than 175 active shows from Vox Media’s editorial networks and beyond, there is a show to feed every passion — from daily news and policy, to tech and business, to culture and sports.
We’re looking for an experienced Senior Producer who is excited about working across a roster of dynamic shows and talent, delivering exceptional narrative storytelling alongside vital interviews and conversations.
What you’ll do
You’ll work closely with existing and emerging talent on their podcast concepts, collaborating on new show development and piloting. For green-lighted podcasts, you’ll oversee production/rollout plans, staffing and budgets. And you’ll be closely involved with select podcasts as the supervising producer: generating topics, booking guests and leading segment/script development, sound design, and editing. You may also be involved as a lead producer on existing franchises: contributing tape-gathering, editing, and project management support to help evolve formats and grow audiences.
What you’ll bring
- Experience vetting show pitches and guiding the program development process
- Experience as the editorial/creative lead for a successful podcast or broadcast program
- A portfolio that demonstrates an ear for great tape and inventive approaches to audio storytelling
- Experience scripting or editing compelling, character-driven stories or narrative podcasts
- Comfort working on deadline/breaking news turnaround show production and publishing
- A track record of developing stories that draw on diverse perspectives/source lists
- Strong collaborative skills, as well as the ability to delegate and prioritize effectively
- Proficiency in audio mixing
About working at Vox Media: This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefits—including flexible hours and generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees and to ensure that our healthcare and other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You’ll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that’s challenging and fun—and who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance.
Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and 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.