Producer

We’re hiring a full-time staff producer to help develop new shows and work on some exciting new projects.

Western Sound is a podcast production company based in Los Angeles. We’re hiring a full-time producer with a proven track record of working independently and making creative & compelling shows that surprise and delight. 

This producer will work very closely with Executive Producer Ben Adair to turn great ideas into stellar podcasts. We’re looking for someone who’s creative, smart and fast. Someone with experience do all sorts of podcast producing — finding talent, booking guests, conducting interviews, structuring episodes and some scoring and sound designing. You’ll work on a variety of stories / shows, from branded content to our signature serialized stories, so  we’ll be counting on you and your creativity to make everything great.

Western Sound is a small team that works very closely together, so there will be lots of opportunities to grow, learn and collaborate. 

Folx from diverse backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. 

About you: 

  • You have 3-5 years experience producing audio, podcasting preferred
  • You’re very good at Pro Tools, or a similar audio editing program
  • You’ve created segments and shows on your own
  • You’re very communicative and can work independently
  • You’re a natural collaborator and enjoy working in groups
  • You love narrative podcasts and good stories

But really, the most important thing is your ambition and attitude — we’re a talented and motivated group looking for a new person to join our core team. If you feel like you can step up and bring it, regardless of how many of the above boxes you check, please apply.  

The details:
Job title: Producer
Salary range: 55k – 70k  (commensurate with experience).
Full benefits
Location: Los Angeles-area preferred
To apply: send your resume and cover letter to jobs@western-sound.com with the subject: “Producer position.” Include audio samples of your work and one or two of the work you aspire to do.

Application deadline: Monday, August 3, 2020.

Western Sound puts diversity at the core of our business: our employees’ diverse backgrounds, orientations, histories, and cultures make our shows better, more interesting and more successful.

Western Sound is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate and promote regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, disability, age, veteran status and other protected status as required by law.

Date Posted: July 20th, 2020