Executive Producer

Mamamia is on the lookout for an Executive Producer to join our best in class podcast team.

But first, here's a bit about us.

Mamamia is Australia's largest women's media company.

Our core purpose is to make the world a better place for women and girls. That's what guides everything we do. And we do a lot. Mamamia reaches seven million women each month across our written, video, audio, and social platforms and we have the largest women's podcast network in the world.

About the role

Mamamia is seeking a talented Executive Producer to oversee the entire production process for Australia's number #1 news and pop culture show; Mamamia Out Loud. This role requires a skilled leader with excellent news sense who can ensure seamless planning and execution.

You'll work across departments to deliver a comprehensive 360-degree strategy, promoting content across our written and social formats and building engaged communities. The ideal candidate will be excellent at engaging audiences and maximising content reach.

You'll also work closely with our podcast talent on the direction of the show, diving into analytics and insights to provide feedback and continual improvement. Additionally, you'll manage commercial partnerships, explore opportunities for audience and subscription growth, and identify ways to scale, cross-promote, and expand our reach.

If you're passionate about creating high-quality content and driving a top-tier podcast to new heights, we want to hear from you.

Here's what you can expect to be doing in this role if you join us:

  • Oversee all aspects of the show, ensuring seamless integration and coordination across various platforms and mediums to maximise the show's growth.
  • Use your news sense to work quickly on content decisions, overseeing research and scripting for fast-moving, news-adjacent content
  • Oversee the complete video and audio production process, ensuring episodes meet the highest standards
  • Identify and implement opportunities for cross-promotion across the network and beyond.
  • Work in collaboration with the strategy and audio sales teams to identify and drive new sponsorship and partnership opportunities
  • Manage existing commercial partnerships and explore new opportunities for audience and revenue growth
  • Establish and implement clear production workflows and guidelines for consistency and quality
  • Ensure video and audio recordings adhere to industry technical and production broadcast standards
  • Build and nurture engaged communities around the podcast, fostering a strong connection with the audience.
  • Brief social and written content teams to optimise marketing opportunities for each episode
  • Coordinate and oversee approvals for show sponsorships
  • Identify and implement opportunities for cross-promotion across the network
  • Track show performance, AU and global downloads, unique audience metrics, and utilise insights to improve show quality
  • Flag higher risk content, monitor compliance issues, ensure sponsorship messaging is delivered

About you

  • Experience as an Executive Producer, TV Series Producer or a similar role within the broadcasting industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience making content decisions in a fast paced high volume news environment
  • Strong project management and organisational skills
  • A team player who takes ownership of responsibilities, communicates effectively and gives and receives feedback with honesty, respect, curiosity, and openness.
  • Ability to prioritise the needs and perspectives of our audience and commercial partners in decision-making and problem-solving
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt a measured approach and drive process improvement initiatives and solve problems creatively in a fast-paced environment.

About us

We're fast-paced and innovative, with a collaborative culture when it comes to industry-leading strategies and ideas.

We're small enough that you can create real and tangible change, and have your voice heard, and large enough that we can support your ideas with experienced, industry-leading teams, and deliver them to an audience of millions of women every month. We have a startup spirit within a scaled-up business structure.

The core purpose of Mamamia is to make the world a better place for women and girls, and we live this philosophy in the content we create and with the work we do. While our core purpose informs every business and content decision we make, we execute on our purpose in a way that's engaging, entertaining and adds meaning and value to the lives of Australian women.

As well as being a meaningful and dynamic place to work, Mamamia offers:

  • Flexible working conditions
  • Learning & Development - tailored to each person's individual career goals
  • A day off for your birthday
  • Purchased annual leave scheme
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid volunteer leave to get involved with our charity partners

Mamamia is an equal opportunity employer, all applicants will be considered regardless of your race, sexuality, religion, colour, gender identity, or parental status. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply. If you require any assistance, including a workplace adjustment to participate in the recruitment process please reach out to hr@mamamia.com.au

Posted: July 10, 2024
Closing: August 09, 2024
Sydney, NSW
Drop files here browse files ...