Casual Producer 6PR

Nine is Australia’s largest locally owned media company – the home of Australia’s most trusted and loved brands spanning News, Sport, Lifestyle, and Entertainment. We pride ourselves on creating the best content, accessed by consumers when and how they want – across Publishing, Broadcasting and Digital.

Nine’s assets include the 9Network, major mastheads such as The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Australian Financial Review, radio stations 2GB, 3AW, 4BC and 6PR, digital properties such as, 9Now, 9Honey, Pedestrian.TV, Drive, subscription video platform Stan and a majority investment in Domain Group.

Our Purpose: We shape culture by sparking conversations, challenging perspectives, and entertaining our communities.

We bring people together by celebrating the big occasions and connecting the everyday moments. Australia belongs here. We bring our purpose to life via three shared values: We walk the talk, turn over every stone and keep it human.

Job Description

We are looking for a passionate and experienced casual Producer to join the 6PR Team.

The main role of the Producer will be to support the team with content pitches and creation, answering open line phone calls, researching and writing news stories…and much more!

Day to day, you will report to the Executive Producer, and your duties will include but are not limited to the below:

  • Support the Executive Producer and Presenter with the creation and delivery of audience-focused content.
  • Develop content ideas, research, scripting and editing stories.
  • Cross-check all material for accuracy, ensuring content is legally sound.
  • Edit and upload podcasts.
  • Monitor and vet calls during the live show, ensuring suitability of callers before they go to air.
  • Work with our News and Digital content teams to ensure consistency among our content.
  • Investigate story tips and liaise with sources and interview subjects.


You will have the energy and enthusiasm to embrace our audience and promptly attend to the needs of our most valuable assets: our listeners. You will also have:

  • Proven producing experience in radio, television or other news media
  • Knowledge and thirst for news and current affairs
  • Strong customer focus and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent phone manner
  • Strong communication and broadcast-writing skills
  • The capacity to thrive under pressure in a fast-paced, deadline-focused environment
  • Have a sound understanding of media and broadcast law
  • Ability to make quick, concise decisions
  • Most importantly, a team player!

Below are some nice-to-haves:

  • Degree in Media, Journalism or similar.
  • Social and Digital media skills.

Additional Information
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion:

At Nine, we are committed to fostering a workforce that embraces all aspects of diversity and inclusion and where practices are equitable to ensure our people experience a sense of belonging. From day one, you'll be encouraged to bring your whole self to work and will be supported to perform at your best. Should you require any adjustments to the recruitment process in order to equitably participate, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, and of all ages, nationalities, backgrounds and cultures.

Disclaimer: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Posted: March 14, 2024
Closing: April 13, 2024
Perth, WA
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