Music Radio Producer
A freelance and contract creative job at Somethin' Else in London
Posted 19 October 2018, 12.24pm edt
Somethin’ Else produces a wide range of shows across the BBC Pop Music radio networks – Radio 1Xtra, 1, 2, 6 Music and Asian Network.
We are looking for an experienced Producer to join our team based in our busy London offices near Old Street to work on two major projects. This will include live and pre-recorded programming, including use of studios at Wogan House/New Broadcasting House. We’re open to receiving applications from all types of candidates but ideally you will have at least 2 years’ experience national or major network experience (in commercial or BBC Radio) and a passion for dance music.
You must be able to demonstrate a brilliant knowledge and understanding of the shows you wish to produce, the music they feature, the BBC network and their audience, and have previous BBC network experience. In addition to regular programme production you would be expected to contribute to wider creative projects in radio, TV, social and other content production. Full training will be provided on unfamiliar systems, if required.
This role is initially offered on a fixed term basis starting in November 2018 and running until April 2019. The closing date for applications is 31 October 2018.
music programming music reporting studio production talent management client liaison social media management script writing editorial judgement managing assistant producers generating ideas
previous experience as a network/national radio producer used to working in a team and supporting co-workers, as well as managing assistant producers strong editorial judgement and knowledge of the BBC’s editorial guidelines excellent talent management skills strong social media management and strategy skills including a good knowledge of Photoshop good connections within the music industry creative flare for ideas generation, both for a weekly show, and as part of the bigger picture. excellent organisation skills strong client liaison skills