Audio Producers (SF/NY)


From the publisher of POLITICO, Protocol is a new media company focused on the people, power, and politics of the technology industry. Protocol will equip decision-makers and innovators in tech, legacy businesses and public policy with the reporting and insights they need to navigate a world in rapid change.

We're hiring an executive audio producer and an associate audio producer, ideally based in San Francisco or New York. Read on to learn more about these opportunities and find out how to apply.

Executive Producer (San Francisco- or New York-based)

The ideal candidate will have deep working knowledge of the tech industry and emerging technologies as well as significant experience producing, editing, and reporting audio journalism.

The ideal candidate will be committed to creating a culture of high ambitions, big ideas, and truly excellent work – and also one that is caring, diverse, inclusive, and fun.

The executive producer will:

  • Develop and oversee Protocol's network of podcasts, from daily briefing-style shows to high-impact original journalism.
  • Work closely with Protocol's reporters and editors to turn their reporting and ideas into audio-first stories.
  • Work closely with the executive editor and editorial director to identify, recruit, hire, train, develop, and inspire other journalists.

Associate Producer (San Francisco- or New York-based)

The ideal candidate will have deep working knowledge of the tech industry and emerging technologies as well as significant experience producing, editing, and reporting audio journalism.

The ideal candidate will be committed to creating a culture of high ambitions, big ideas, and truly excellent work – and also one that is caring, diverse, inclusive, and fun.

The associate producer will:

  • Develop new shows
  • Train and support hosts and staff in the audio reporting process.
  • Manage editing and post-production for various shows, including daily briefing-style podcasts.

Join us:

To apply, send a resume and cover letter, with the type of job you're seeking in the subject line, to jobs@protocol.com.

We're also hiring writers, editors, an audience engagement expert, copy editors/web producers, a data journalist, and business development experts. Learn more.

Protocol believes a diverse and inclusive workplace enables us to do our best journalism. We welcome inquiries from people of all backgrounds.

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