We're hiring: Independent.ie is looking for producers for podcast and video
Independent.ie is seeking freelance producers to work on some of our podcast and video programming.
This is a unique opportunity to join the Independent.ie team on a project by project basis to help drive our steadily growing podcast and video output.
We have a unique range of content across both audio and video including The Left Wing with Luke Fitzgerald, the Throw In GAA Championship Podcast and the Floating Voters' Political Podcast.
This is a chance to work with some of the best talent journalism has to offer on Ireland's biggest news platform.
The successful candidates will be required to:
* Develop and produce podcasts and/or digital video packages
* Collaborate with editorial colleagues on ideas for audio/video content
* Generate ideas and pitch them in sync with the news cycle
* Liaise with and facilitate presenters, guests and talent required for shows
* Uphold editorial standards in line with INM best practices
* Organise live streaming events subject to requirements
* Create distribution plans across digital platforms including social media
* Be able to edit audio/visual content
* Have a deep understanding of digital media and how it is different to broadcast
* Have excellent communication skills with the ability to get the best out of talent
* Understand and be highly aware of libel and defamation laws
* Have a good news nose – be able to spot a good line or talking point within a programme
* Have 3+ years proven experience in developing and producing podcasts and/or digital video
If you would like to put yourself forward for this role please email a CV and brief description of your experience to date to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for applications: 5pm, 14 August 2017