Senior Audio Producer

Company: Hippo

Senior Audio Producer

Hippo Education is hiring a Senior Audio Producer to manage our busy medical podcast production department to own the strategic vision of our groundbreaking medical education shows. The Senior Producer brings creative inspiration and industry best practice to ensure that all audio content is broadcast quality, highly engaging and educational.

You’re a seasoned audio producer (5+ years producing a national broadcast) and you’ve developed prominent podcasts and talent. You inspire audio teams to be creative, forward thinking, and engaged. You will work cross functionally to make excellent audio an integral part of Hippo. In addition, you have a passion for mentoring storytellers from a wide variety of backgrounds and can pull narratives from challenging subjects and inexperienced interviewees. 

You strive to make a difference in the world. Hippo serves an essential, hardworking population of medical providers and this role will have a direct and concerted impact on their lives, training, and well being.

The Position:

  • Creative leader - You’ll drive the strategic vision for podcasts and set quality standards for all audio company-wide.  You’re a steward for best practices and have an intuitive focus on content and storytelling. You have experience mentoring audio storytellers in a visionary role and enjoy coaching others to achieve high standards.

  • Project Management - You’ll create and manage departmental budgets, staffing, processes, and timelines. You are proactive about improving processes, accountable for meeting deadlines, and agile to make room for new ideas and experimentation.

  • Build strong relationships - You’ll be the onboarding point person and ongoing liaison for our podcast medical faculty. You are an excellent communicator/audio coach and can create a successful recording environment for anyone, regardless of experience or comfort level.

  • Recording events - You’ll own the execution of our multi-day recording “festivals” and all other audio recording events. Experience producing live audio programming is a plus.

  • General management - You’ll be responsible for the day-to-day management of 4 audio team members.


  • Location: On-site in Los Angeles, CA or remote

  • Salary: $85-95k

  • 4 weeks paid vacation

  • Equity, 401(k), healthcare, vision, and dental

Hippo practices a healthy work-life balance and offers flexibility and reasonable hours.

We are dedicated to supporting employees with professional growth and offer opportunities to learn new skills and training.

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