Vacancy title: Soho Radio Productions – Junior Content Producer Apprenticeship

Vacancy type: Full-time

Salary: £1000 per month

Duration: 15 Months

Start date: May 2019

Soho Radio is an online radio station broadcasting live from Soho to the world, featuring two channels: Music & Culture.

We are hiring for a Junior Content Producer apprenticeship, to source and create content for our online and social media platforms. Our eclectic roster is made up of shows from the likes of music journalist Pete Paphides, dub maestro Dennis Bovell, Hacienda legend Mike Pickering and Primal Scream bassist Simone Marie.

Inspired by Soho’s diverse culture, Soho Radio draws together musicians, artists, filmmakers, poets and the generally curious, from across the globe. Awarded Best Online Radio Station in the Mixcloud Online Radio Awards 2016, Soho Radio broadcasts every genre, from soul to Japanese grime, rockabilly to psychedelic, along with comedy, chat and satirical shows.

Soho Radio has grown organically since its humble beginnings in 2014, gathering talent, legends and support along the way. There are no playlists, allowing the presenters complete, uninterrupted freedom to broadcast whatever they feel.

At Soho Radio we have a large online following that requires constant updates and content.

As a Junior Content Producer your roles will include:

– Filming / Photography / Capturing / Editing content for live radio shows and music sessions.

– Creating content for Twitter, Facebook, Instagram (+ stories) and our website.

– Scheduling in social media.

– Live posting on social media.

– Planning our content over 6 month periods to ensure consistent posting.

Entry requirements

– English and Maths GCSE’s at a level of 5 – 9.

– Strong interest in music, media and events.

– Strong interest in filming, photography and content creation for social media.

Skills Required

– Strong knowledge of how to film, capture and edit footage / images to a professional quality.

– Strong spelling.

– Excellent communication skills.

– Ability to stick to deadlines and work in a fast paced environment.

– Usable knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Premiere Pro (or similar video editing software).

– Audio editing skills preferable but not necessary.

Personal Qualities

– Fast learner

– Strong communication skills

– Can deal well with fast paced environments

– Can take initiative

– Respectful and friendly