Sirius XM Radio Inc. Producer - FT Temp in Washington, District Of Columbia

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Job Title

Producer - FT Temp


District Of Columbia



Type of Position


Job Description

Location: Washington, D.C.

Position Summary:

Producer will be responsible for all aspects involved in producing a daily news-oriented talk show including promotion, production, social media, guest booking and research. Producer will also work on several weekly, hour-long, interview based talk shows.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with host to generate interesting show topics and guests that will create lively dialogue that is bipartisan.

  • Plan segments, topics and develop editorial calendar for the show.

  • Book segment guests, conduct pre-interviews, and prepare pre materials for host.

  • Oversee the social media strategy for the show.

  • Identify and edit newsworthy audio clips to share on social media.

  • Contribute to specials and event coverage in addition to regular daily shows, and participate in breaking news coverage.

  • Record weekly interview based talk show with host based in a remote location.

  • Act as point person for several partner programs that air on the channel.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, relevant experience.

  • At least 3+ years of production experience within radio and/or live studio environment.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong relationships with publicists.

  • Strong experience in current events and politics.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Experience working with high-profile talent and guests.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Flexibility to reprioritize show content in the current news/political cycles.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Thorough knowledge of MS- Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

  • Solid production skills with a strong working knowledge of audio equipment necessary for on-air and production execution.

  • Knowledge and experience with Adobe Audition.

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Company EEO Statement

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.