Corporate Podcasting Manager

Job Description:  
Requisition #: 21-1010 - Corporate Podcasting Manager
About Us: Hubbard Broadcasting Inc., is the parent company of several media companies including Hubbard Television, Hubbard Radio, REELZ,
F&F Productions and 2060 Digital. Based in St. Paul, MN, this family-run business has been in operations for nearly 100 years.
Job Overview: This position is responsible for assisting Hubbard Radio and their family of radio stations in podcasting efforts from a day-to-day
technical, strategic and operational standpoint. In addition, this position is responsible for curating, editing, and maintaining the presentation and
content of local podcasting initiative, PodMN.
Job Responsibilities:
Essential Job Duties -- Corporate Podcast Editor
1. Provide technical podcasting support for market personnel. Be a resource for answering questions and solving problems surrounding PodcastOne, Apple,
Spotify and other technical parties
2. Make sure Hubbard podcasts are available everywhere that podcasts can be listened to
3. Work with local market leaders, programmers, podcast hosts and producers on betterment of content quality, focus and strategy
4. Build relationships with Hubbard employees that have a hand in podcasting efforts in their markets
5. Generate reports and metrics to assist stations
6. Coordinate efforts with podcast promos that run on Hubbard radio stations and in podcasts
7. Work with local teams on all podcast revenue initiatives.
8. Coordinate ad schedules between local markets and PodcastOne. Monitor campaigns to make sure they stay on track and deliver needed impressions
9. Be a champion for podcasting in the company and a cheerleader for the podcast industry
10. Keep up to date on trends in the industry, identify opportunities
Additional Job Duties - Senior Editor, PodMN
1. Keep up to date on local news, sports, events, cultural events, etc. Follow several local and national sources in order to maintain high awareness of what
is/should be on the tops of minds of the general Minnesota population
2. Sample and monitor a multitude of local podcasts. Understand the podcasts contents, their hosts, their audiences, their patterns, their overall quality and
subject matters
3. Via an admin console, curate and maintain collection of local podcast feeds to present users with what is most relevant and timely
4. Work closely with Social Media personnel to create robust, active social media channels that connect followers with local podcasts
5. Assist Twin Cities Hubbard radio stations with their podcasting initiatives
6. Manage relationships with local podcasters and podcast networks, be a champion for local podcasting
7. Help build strategy and growth plans for Hubbards local podcast network initiative
8. Analyze usage metrics, industry news and technology trends to help make informed decisions
9. Establish and monitor metrics to evaluate performance
Great knowledge of the podcast space including history, trends, culture, production and more
Excellent communication and writing skills
Strong ear for quality audio entertainment
Knowledge and understanding of technology, web and latest social media trends
Proven passion and demonstrated ability in podcasting or other forms of media
Ability to work independently as well as be an effective team player
Other Requirements
1. Accept and follow direction and constructive criticism from the VP of Digital Strategy, and other senior management
2. Execute, schedule and run meetings.
3. Reports to work on time and works established schedule/hours. Ability to work other hours or alternate schedules as needed, as assigned.
4. Other duties as assigned.
Physical Requirements
Sit for extended periods of time, using a computer. Ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing. Ability to hear clearly. Dexterity to
manipulate computer keys and other controls as well as other office equipment.
Working Environment
Works in a professional, collaborative team environment with a number of members.
EEO Statement: We are an equal opportunity employer.
Hubbard Broadcasting Inc.,
Job Location:  
Minneapolis/St. Paul
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