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Sesame Workshop Podcast Producer in New York, New York

Sesame Workshop is seeking a Producer, to launch a season of The Sesame Street Podcast “Foley & Friends”. Reporting to the Coordinating Producer, the Producer will oversee all elements of the pre-production, production, and post-production for this audio-only Podcast.

Please Note: This is a freelance position for 3 months with a possible longer extension. Candidates should be local.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Create & manage the overall production schedule including writing and post timelines. • Participate in all brainstorming and writer’s meetings • Supervise all post including recordings, assembly, mixing and delivery of each episode. • Provide feedback on all script drafts, demos and show assemblies. • Communicate with the writers, composers, partner, audio engineers, curriculum team, and other internal stakeholders on notes and status of episodes. • Work with the Coordinator & Production Assistant to ensure Talent is booked for sessions within needed timeframes. • Assess technical quality of existing songs and segments for inclusion in each episode. • Direct the talent in recording sessions. • Ensure editorial and technical quality of each episode. • Work with the Production Accountant to ensure tracking of invoices and cost reporting.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• 7+ years of Producing experience in television/audio (podcast preferred) • Knowledge of latest Production and Post Production technologies and workflows • Understanding of budgets and overall fiscal practices • Understanding and appreciation of children’s media landscape • Familiar with Final Draft

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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