Posted in Management 30+ days ago.
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WGBH enriches people's lives through programs and services that educate, inspire, and entertain, fostering citizenship and culture, the joy of learning, and the power of diverse perspectives.
The World is public radio’s leading daily global news program. It delivers journalism that is consequential, influential and high-profile. Produced by PRX in partnership with the BBC World Service and WGBH, The World reaches three million listeners across North America each week and 1.5 million on-line. Our newsroom in Boston is a place where passion and curiosity meet global politics and culture. We strive to tell deeply human stories in creative and innovative ways.
The production coordinator is a highly organized problem-solver who plays a key role in ensuring the smooth operation of The World’s multi-media newsroom. They support editorial staff with a wide range of logistics and administrative tasks including staff scheduling (in consultation with managers), travel planning, ordering supplies, meeting scheduling and Zoom set-up, and general organizational support. They are a key conduit between radio and digital, ensuring that as the show goes to air digital editors have accurate and up-to-date story descriptions from radio producers. They help maintain our project management software (Asana), contacts database (Airtable) and other on-line platforms, ensuring that permissions are up to date and staff are appropriately briefed. The coordinator also reviews all listener correspondence and coordinates responses as appropriate. They are responsible for ensuring that each edition of the show is properly archived and undertake routine content audits for PRX. They also oversee an inventory of portable reporting equipment. The coordinator will also keep internal email distribution lists and the internal staff guide up to date and coordinate the orientation for new staff. The production coordinator actively thinks about how the show interacts with and serves the audience. This person is an essential part of the show to the audience, the staff, and leadership.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
This is a CWA Local 1400 union position.
This is a part-time, 24 hours per week position.
WGBH is an equal opportunity employer. The community and audience we serve is diverse, and we wish to foster that diversity in our workplace. Toward that end, WGBH does not discriminate against individuals in hiring, employment or promotion on the basis of race, religion, color, sex/gender, gender identity and gender expression, age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship, handicap or disability, veteran or military status, political belief, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.