SENIOR PRODUCING EDITOR, ARTS AND CULTURE VERTICAL,WBUR Program & Production
December 21, 2017
BOSTON, United States
Supervise WBUR's The ARTery, a multimedia arts and culture 'vertical' for audio segment production and contributions for radio broadcasts and other digital audio venues and on-line consumption including a blog, potential podcasts, visual presentation and social media. Coordinate coverage of various aspects, people and organizations related to the arts (visual and performing) and cultural landscape throughout Massachusetts, with an emphasis on exposing a greater diversity of expression, artists, and communities. Develop and oversee innovative storytelling and narrative establishing a brand and unique identity for the vertical. Manage a growing roster of free-lance contributors for daily digital content. Produce reports or other content for on-air or online. Work with WBUR Managers to facilitate regular public events including roundtables and forums on arts and culture issues.
Responsible for developing and executing the overall vision, strategy, promotion and presence throughout the greater Boston community, especially throughout the arts communities. Possesses leadership and management skills and experience to lead a strong and creative team. Utilizing the craft of public radio journalism to its fullest, the Senior Producing Editor works in alignment with the Managing Director of News & Programs and WBUR's Executive Director of News Content on strategic plans related to the arts and culture vertical's growth and evolution.
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