Junior Producer - Audio

Posted: 1/14/2020 | Expires: 2/13/2020

Location: New York, NY, New York
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Producer
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Junior Producer – Audio (2 positions available)

Penguin Random House Audio, part of the Digital Publishing Group, is seeking two highly motivated Junior Producers to join its Producer team. The Junior Producers will be responsible for overseeing the production of 40 audiobooks per year, and will support a team of accomplished producers in all stages of audiobook production as needed.

Responsibilities:

* Collaborate closely with staff producers, authors, freelance professionals, including actors/narrators, talent agents, directions, sound engineers, and sound editors
* Produce PRH audio programs on a set schedule, within budget, and according to specifications
* Interpret text and translate the written word into spoken audio with inspired casting that is true to the author’s vision
* Network and make connections within the industry and related industries in regards to talent development
* Support producers on the team with complex titles such as multicast productions and original content
* Work closely with the development team on the Ahab casting platform


The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

* Minimum of 2 years’ experience in publishing, audiobooks, or related performance medium
* Excellent communication and diplomacy skills, both written and verbal
* Comfortable working in a fast paced environment
* Able to work both independently and in a team environment
* Interest in current events within the industry
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
* Ability to travel to LA office as needed


Please apply using our online process, and please include your resume and cover letter with salary requirements. Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program.Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world. In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution. Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others. More information can be found at http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/.

Our dedicated team of publishing professionals is committed to helping authors realize their very best work and to finding innovative ways of bringing stories and ideas to audiences worldwide.

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