Leads, coordinates, writes and produces programs and content for
Houston Public Media (HPM). Determines the production needs of
programs to best achieve project and organizational objectives.
- Develops and produces media for various projects in accordance
with PBS Editorial Standards.
- Oversees editorial process of new projects from pitch to final
mix and digital presentation.
- Coordinates media distribution and promotion across all
- Conceives, develops and/or transforms program ideas and
concepts into programs and/or promotional spots.
- Pitches, develops and produces stories for existing HPM
- Contributes, as appropriate, to on-air and podcast fundraising
- Performs other job-related duties as required.
Bachelors and 5 years experience
Requires a thorough understanding of both theoretical and
practical aspects of an analytical, technical or professional
discipline; or the basic knowledge of more than one professional
discipline. Knowledge of the discipline is normally obtained
through a formal, directly job-related 4 year degree from a college
or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training
program that is directly related to the type of work being
Requires a minimum of five (5) years of directly job-related
Willing to consider experience in lieu of education.
Prefer a minimum of five (5) years of job-related
Senior Producer, Houston Public Media
In the nation's sixth largest radio market, Houston Public Media
keeps the city informed through hourly newscasts, two daily radio
talk shows, as well as assorted podcasts and other digital
Our Senior Producer contributes to all these formats by creating
high quality news content that is strong, engaging, topical and
relevant. The Senior Producer is a great communicator, able to work
with our journalists and radio hosts in creating new and better
content, often reacting to breaking news events.
Our Senior Producer has a sharp sense of what's making news now
and also what's trending, always looking for compelling topics for
future feature stories and talk show segments. The Senior Producer
has experience in anchoring and producing newscasts and is
comfortable toggling between on-air and online to get the story
Our newsroom often must react quickly to major breaking news
events. The Senior Producer is skilled at handling multiple duties
during these times, is quick to get sound from the key players and
turn it around to air within minutes, and takes the lead in moving
our resources to cover the story effectively.
Houston is among America's most diverse cities, a place of
near-constant growth, a city that some say is what the country will
look like in decades to come. For those reasons, it's an exciting
and dynamic place to be a journalist.
If that's what you're looking for, and if you read the
description of our Senior Producer and said, "That's me!", please
apply now. We look forward to learning more about you.
Note: Applicants please attach 3 professional references with
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directly to the hiring manager firstname.lastname@example.org. for
referenced position at our Virtual Career Fair on March 31, 2021
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