Podcast Production Associate - Part Time

Podcast Production Associate - Part Time

Worcester, MA

Action! by Design is a citizen-centered design company that works at the intersection of design, technology, and society to create impactful experiences. We’re passionate about how design and technology shape our future and work with our clients to deliver product, place and program-based experiences. We are committed to creating a working environment that inspires creativity, encourages personal development, and contributes to making the world a better place.

The Podcast Production Associate plays a crucial role in the marketing, communication, and sales activities of Action! by Design. We are seeking hard working, creative, energetic, and self-starting individuals.

Primary Goals & Responsibilities of the Podcast Production Associate:

  • Work with the Action! Team to plan, producer, write, report and launch a new podcast that will establish Action! by Design as a thought leader in how technology and design influence the human experience

  • Write and produce engaging content for podcast episodes and affiliate materials like social media posts

  • Use online sources to research topics and conduct screening interviews with potential guests

  • Coordinate interviews, follow ups, and meetings with podcast guests

  • Lead interviews recording and post-production audio editing in the creation of podcast episodes working alongside the Action! Team

  • Offer podcast coverage ideas during editorial planning meetings

  • Perform related special projects or other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities

  • Ability to think ahead, to organize and manage multiple priorities

  • Ability to work independently

  • Strong analytical skills with keen attention to detail

  • A knack for finding and pitching irresistible stories

  • Knowledge of Audio editing and sound design (Adobe Audition a major plus!)

  • Willingness to travel

  • Legal authorization to work in the US

Details

This is a part-time position with opportunity for growth. The ideal candidate may be a passionate undergrad or grad student, a parent seeking part time work, or an experienced worker with another part time job; Action! by Design does not discriminate based on educational attainment; your experience and motivation to learn are what matter.

Commensurate based on experience.

Interested applicants are invited to send a cover letter and resume to theteam@actionbydesign.co

Action! by Design does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender/gender identification, age, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation. We celebrate the intersectional identities that make people unique and connect us.