Sirius XM Radio Inc. Associate Producer, Barstool - Part-Time in New York, New York

Requisition ID

18-626

Job Title

Associate Producer, Barstool - Part-Time

Location

New York

Schedule

Part-time

Type of Position

Regular

Job Description

Location: New York, NY

Position Summary:

Works with producers and members of the programming team to create superior sports radio programs primarily for Barstool Radio on SiriusXM. Candidate may work as a producer/board operator for sports talk shows on other channels as well and in the sports newsroom. Candidate will produce imaging for assigned programs and create promos to promote the show(s). Supports creative processes, content development and production. Exercises both creative abilities and technical skills. Edits materials and operates an audio board. May be assigned to more than one program and perform slightly different functions across programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Pre-Production:

  • Assists in the development of content for shows.

  • Collaborates in the production of programs, promos and specials.

  • Identifies and submits show ideas and topics.

  • Researches topics and themes to write scripts, line copy, and develop show content for hosts.

  • Develops novel and creative ways to present content.

  • Attends creative meetings, and contributes to the selection of program content.

  • Makes recommendations to producers and management on program improvements.

  • Works with programming team to identify and select celebrity, expert and lifestyle guests.

  • Arranges guest bookings.

  • Researches guest backgrounds, develops interview questions and assists with pre-interviews.

  • Obtains audio materials needed for production.

  • Assists with scheduling program elements prior to air, ensuring that rotation and policies are followed.

  • May independently produce segments of large programs.

Production:

  • Runs the audio board for various live and taped programs and edits audio for on-air use.

  • Determines the appropriate mix of sound elements for assigned shows, and ensures that levels are mixed properly.

  • Dubs sound from a variety of sources (e.g., CD, DAT, LP, VHS, etc).

  • Enters clip information, music and non-music elements into audio software.

  • Loads and deletes clips, and rips and edits promos and spots.

  • Ensures that on-air product is up to broadcast standards before it leaves the studios.

  • Ensures that sound equipment is functioning properly during shows.

  • Works with talent and producers on following programming clocks so that all content and advertisements are featured as planned.

Post-Production:

  • Reviews work products with supervisor.

  • Monitors assigned channels for quality control and reports content error and technical issues to the appropriate individuals for correction.

  • Edits audio (e.g., inserts additional clips, sound bites, etc).

  • Maintains database of program content for archival use.

Additional duties and responsibilities:

  • May be required to fill in for producers on occasion.

  • Coordinates special projects.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent, relevant experience.

  • At least one year of experience at a radio station producing talk or sports programming.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Understanding and knowledge of the world of sports and pop culture.

  • Excellent creative writing and communication skills for radio.

  • Highly detail oriented.

  • Strong interest in sports, as related to assigned channels / programs.

  • Comfortable working with talent, artists and high profile individuals.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multitask, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Microsoft Office, Social Media (Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat, etc.).

  • Prophet, Dalet, Cool Edit, Adobe Audition.

  • Experience mixing sound elements into a professional sounding product and operating an audio board.

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Company EEO Statement

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.