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Producer for New Media/Operations Manager

Afropop Worldwide is the Peabody Award-winning, nationally distributed public radio program and an active web magazine (afropop.org) that uses music to explore the history and culture of Africa and the African Diaspora. The program is looking for a full time office manager and producer for new media. Working in a small, intense production environment with our veteran staff, the person will be responsible for both organizing and managing the day to day flow of operations, as well heading up our digital production (radio programs, podcasts, occasional video projects). This includes overseeing production schedules, running social media accounts, writing for/editing our website, working with our team of staff writers to develop new content, and conducting outreach to connect with new audiences. Writing/Editing experience, as well as knowledge of World/African music is important. Radio production experience is a significant benefit, as is experience with WordPress and CMS. But most of all, the individual must be highly organized and hardworking and able to manage rapidly changing circumstances, as well as have excellent interpersonal skills.