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Operations Producer, Podcast ABC News

Operations Producer, Podcast ABC News

From $73,200 To $98,200

Posted 4 weeks ago

  • On-site
  • Full-time
  • Mid-Senior level

About the job

Are you passionate about the power of audio storytelling? From compelling, provocative conversations to deeply reported long-form narratives, ABC Audio is committed to growing its award-winning podcast portfolio and creating engaging, must-listen content – and we need a talented Operations Producer to help us increase listenership and grow our business!

We’re looking for an Operations Producer who’s done it all: from creating and managing content, to working with marketing and sales partners! An incomparable attention to detail, strong writing ability, and deep knowledge of the on-demand audio space are essential.

The successful candidate is results-oriented, highly organized, and driven. Experience in podcast production and operations is a must. We are seeking someone who can meet deadlines independently, but who also can effectively collaborate with executives, producers, and talent from across the organization.


  • Strategize and execute plans for show launches across a range of content verticals
  • Work with our Director of Podcast Programming to develop and implement engagement strategies across our brands and platforms
  • Execute feed drops, promo swaps, co-marketing with aligned content and third-party publishers
  • Aide in the development of key art, audio and video promos, digital and social content, event signage and giveaways, and other creative assets
  • Identify innovative ways to help grow reach, improve existing workflows and systems
  • Assist production teams on an as-needed basis
  • Track and analyze content performance

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 4 years of podcast experience at a professional newsroom, production house, agency, etc.
  • Strong writing skills and a keen interest in current events, history and pop culture.
  • Sharp attention to detail and organizational skills, and ability to work and communicate effectively under pressure.
  • Thorough understanding of the podcast industry, techniques and trends.

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

ABC News is America’s No. 1 news source, providing straightforward, fact-driven journalism across broadcast, streaming, digital and audio. ABC’s award-winning programs include “Good Morning America,” “World News Tonight with David Muir,” “Nightline,” “20/20,” “This Week with George Stephanopoulos,” “GMA3: What You Need to Know,” and “The View”. Other platforms include ABC News Live, the network’s 24/7 streaming channel; ABC News Studios, a premium, narrative nonfiction original production house; ABC News Digital, comprised of a diverse audience of more than 53 million monthly average users; ABC Audio, the premier source for radio news and industry-leading podcasts; FiveThirtyEight, renowned data journalism organization; and NewsOne, the affiliate news service. Based in New York City, ABC News is comprised of three U.S. bureaus and eight international bureaus, with a presence in more than 20 countries around the world.

The hiring range for this position in New York, NY is $73,200 to $98,200 per year. The base pay actually offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate’s geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. A bonus and/or long-term incentive units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to the full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered.

Are you the right fit for this?