Technical Director, WBUR Program and Production

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
02 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Assist in the pre-production and production of WBURs daily 2 hour news magazine program, Here and Now. Record interviews with hosts for program. Edit interviews as directed by Executive Producer and Senior Managing Editor. Assist Senior Technical Director operating the board during the live broadcast, make ISDN connections to remote studios, and ensure the quality of the telephone call interviews and a quality audio feed to NPR for program distribution to stations.

Fill in for Senior Technical Director when needed. Obtain sound effects, suggest production techniques to meet program requirements, and review productions to ensure objectives are met. Help Senior Technical Director in the post production for re-broadcast and for live updates of program during rollovers. Produce content as assigned for Here and Now's digital platforms related to broadcast segments on the program.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S., one to three years of related experience.

Job Location

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

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