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Executive Producer - Stories of our Times

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A full time Executive Producer position at News UK, London, UK

Wireless is a leading UK and Irish media company, which is wholly owned by News Corp UK and Ireland Limited. Wireless operates successful radio brands including talkSPORT, the world's biggest sports radio station, talkRADIO, Virgin Radio, home of the Chris Evans Breakfast Show weekdays and Graham Norton at the weekends, and Times Radio. We also run market-leading stations embedded in their local communities in Ireland. Alongside our award-winning radio stations we create audio and visual content for millions of people across the UK, Ireland and beyond. Our success is rooted in delivering content our audiences love across multi platforms.

Since launching at the start of the pandemic Stories of our times has become required listening as the programme tells one story in depth every day.

Wireless are offering an exciting and rare opportunity to join The Times and The Sunday Times and Wireless studios to manage and lead the award winning Stories of our Times daily podcast team. The role will require creativity, experience in narrative podcasting and a news background.

Day to day you will:

Due to the nature of the role, flexibility in the working hours is paramount.

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What does a Executive Producer role normally entail?The Podcast Taxonomy definition for a role like this in Creative Direction says: “The Executive Producer is the lead producer on a production. The role can range in terms of creative control with some "EP"s owning the creative direction of a podcast (in effect taking the role of director), while others may take a more hands off approach. Executive producer may have raised the money to fund the production, but it is not a necessary responsibility of the role.”
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