Radio Producer, This American Life- Chicago Public Radio Industry Radio (NYC) Finding, commissioning, editing, directing, mixing and producing segments for the show. These include stories with field reporting and sound, host interviews and authors reading original fiction and non- fiction. Designing entire programs, in collaboration with the senior producer. Structuring and producing stories with free lance reporters. Some of our producers also sometimes report their own stories. Directing talent in the studio, editing voice tracks and quotes, selecting and mixing music into the stories.
Knowledge, skills and abilities: Digital audio editing and mixing skills are essential. A track record of making narrative, emotionally-evocative stories is essential. Five years reporting or producing experience in radio, preferably for a nationally distributed show. Film or TV documentary experience may substitute for radio experience, if it's making stories close to the style of our program.