Opportunities

Here are the latest jobs and opportunities shared by the WOC Podcasters community around the world.

January 2020

Podcast Hosts – Table Cakes

TableCakes is looking for Los Angeles-area podcast hosts! WOC/ POC are highly encouraged to apply.  We need:

  • an excellent researcher and interviewer with a passion for pop music
  • someone passionate about, but also critical of, the outdoors industry, from ski lift prices to National Park policies to Native American sovereignty to the best rock climbing sites in the country and the best backpacks on the market.
  • a business and/or cannabis reporter who’s knowledgeable about social justice issues.

Hosts are not salaried, but are paid via revenue sharing. If interested, please email katherine@tablecakes.com

Jobs. Jobs? Jobs! Hiring Call – Werk It Festival

Dozens of hiring managers took to the Werk It 2019 Main Stage and in a lightning-round style announced their open roles (including remote positions)! Grab a pen and paper and listen to the audio clip to find your next job opportunity.

Various opportunities (NYC) – Some Spider Studios

Passionate about parent and female-focused content? Got video production skills?

Fresh off our latest funding round, we are accelerating hiring and looking for exceptional talent who will join us on our mission to build iconic brands that connect with millions every day. Home to three channels: Scary Mommy (largest women with kids brand online); CAFE (led by popular national figure Preet Bharara, host of chart topping podcast “Stay Tuned”); and The Dad (fastest growing new brand for men with kids) – all built for mobile, social and streaming.

Click apply to read the full job description and email resumes to studiojobs@somespider.com

Scholarships

Be Your Change Podcast Retreat ScholarshipDemLabs

If you want to start a podcast or have a podcast and want to work on refining your skills to make it better in an intimate setting in a unique location owned by a woman environmentalist, this retreat is for you! Get inspired with a like-minded community of women in a spectacular location. Take time to slow down and focus on developing your voice. Harness the power of podcasts for social good and learn how to create and distribute your own podcast during workshops. Join the Be Your Change Podcast Retreat for women from March 11 – 15, 2020, in Tucson, Arizona.

DemLabs is offering two free scholarships (does not include transportation to or from the venue). Click below to apply for one.

Residencies & Fellowships

Last Sounds of the Day Residency – On Air Fest, NY

The 2020 On Air Audio Residency calls upon storytellers and artists to propose an audio artwork in response to the prompt: “last sounds of the day.”

The selected Artist-in-Residence will be invited to stay at Wythe Hotel the week of On Air Fest to develop their project and present it during the festival. The work will be distributed on radios in every guest bedroom at Wythe Hotel, and published on the Last Sounds of the Day podcast feed.

Proposed works must respond to the theme, be able to be shared as an .mp3 file and not exceed 30 minutes in length. To fully utilize the residency opportunity, applicants are encouraged to propose new works, or fresh explorations of an existing project.

Residents Receive
– Showcase installation or performance at On Air Fest (March 5-8, 2020 in NY)
– 5-night stay at Wythe Hotel to create work
– $500 stipend
– Work crit with an industry

Deadline: 11:59pm EST, January 17, 2020

Talent Residency Program – Buzzfeed Los Angeles (Hollywood)

This entry-level opportunity is perfect for someone looking to kickstart a career in the entertainment, media, acting, comedy, digital creator or influencer space as an on-camera talent driving personal and BuzzFeed social growth.

As a BuzzFeed Resident, you’ll work with innovators in the talent space and forge your own relationships with YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, Snap and Twitch audiences! The Residency is an entry-level, part-time, 3-9 month-long program, approximately 3 days/20 hours per week, launching in March 2020 on our Hollywood campus.

Our screening process opens now, and selected candidates will be asked to digitally interview in January, followed by a face to face interview, and finally, IRL interviews and a screen test on our Hollywood campus. Deadline: Friday, January 10, 2020.

Social Strategy Fellowship – (Publishing) Buzzfeed LA/ NY

BuzzFeed is seeking Social Media Fellows to join its team in New York and Los Angeles in February/March 2020. Fellows will primarily provide publishing and editorial support for the BuzzFeed social media team.

This Fellowship is part of a year-long program w/ a 40-hour work week. Pay is $18/hour.

Deadline:  Friday, January 10, 2020.  All application materials will need to be submitted when you apply. Click below for more details and to apply.

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