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  Production/Editorial Assistant, All Things Conside
Employer: National Public Radio (NPR) Job Posted: 2/12/2020
Location: Washington, DC Job Status: Full Time

Job Description:

Join the team that helps cut through the flood of daily news with the smartest take on the most important stories of the day, and help shape news-driven podcast content. As a Production /Editorial Assistant, you will help book guests, draft host copy, edit audio for air/publication. You love news, you love audio. You have a curious mind that’s always searching for context and meaning. Your work will reach audiences across platforms, to help them understand which stories of the day mattered most, and WHY.


• Helps to write and produce content for daily air/publication.
• Active participant in pitch meetings, consistently engaged with news of the day
• Assists other team members with interview prep and logistics
• Assists in maintaining a strategic and productive engagement with audiences across social/digital platforms
• Other duties as assigned
• Ensures that all materials aired meet NPR program standards and practices, including standards of fairness, objectivity, and balance.

: Minimum education experience – Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience


• At least one (1) year experience in journalism
• Some experience in audio journalism
• Ability to edit audio
• Demonstrated writing ability
• Demonstrated ability to work quickly and efficiently on deadline
• Ability to work varied shifts
• Proven ability to consistently work well with others, demonstrating at all times respect for the diverse constituencies at NPR and within the public radio system
• Ability and willingness to relocate. NPR may choose to transfer employees to other geographic locations. Severance provisions of the SAG-AFTRA bargaining agreement will apply should you choose not to accept a transfer


• Experience in audio journalism, especially using DAVID based systems
• Experience on a daily news show, in the broadcast or podcast space
• Experience working in and/or knowledge of public radio and the public radio system.

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