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Futuro Media is seeking a highly detailed Associate Producer to join our new Investigative Unit.
We are looking for an Associate producer to support Futuro Unidad Hinojosa, a unit of Futuro Media. The Associate producer will support our newly formed investigative unit, Futuro Investigates, and assist in the production of highly impactful multimedia journalism that will hold the powerful to account for the communities we serve. Futuro Media’s mission is to report on the issues facing diverse communities whose concerns go unreported or that are frequently misreported.
Futuro Media has a ten-year history of producing award-winning journalistic productions that bring to light topics of great importance to our civic space by centering the human experience. Our multimedia digital newsroom produces award-winning radio and podcast series including Latino USA, In the Thick and Latino Rebels, as well as long-form narrative series with Futuro Studios. We regularly publish online digital reports focused on issues facing diverse communities across the United States and Latin America, as well as video documentaries that delve into the intersection of policy, data and community needs, including the acclaimed series America by the Numbers for PBS and Humanizing America for NBC.
Futuro Investigates takes on a unique approach to investigative reporting including challenging and interrogating data, centering the human experience, and holding the powerful to account by centering the people and communities impacted by policy and the powerful.
This Associate producer position will report to the department’s Senior Editor and support our multimedia reporting efforts. You will get the chance to hone your reporting and audio production skills by working closely on editorial decision-making with producers, reporters, and our senior correspondent on both long-form narrative stories, shorter interview segments, digital and social media reporting projects.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This is a permanent, full-time position with a salary range of $54,000-58,000, as well as benefits, a generous time-off policy and professional development support.
While our office is based in Harlem, New York City, our staff is currently working remotely. We will consider remote and local candidates for this position.
DEADLINE AND APPLICATION PROCESS
To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, three work samples and contact information for three references to:
All requested materials must be submitted by June 3, 2022, to be considered for this position, but we encourage early applications.
Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted.
Futuro Media is a diverse work environment and we encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply.
About Futuro Media
Futuro Media is an independent nonprofit organization producing multimedia journalism that explores and gives a critical voice to the diversity of the American experience. Based in Harlem and founded in 2010 by award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa, Futuro Media is committed to creating multimedia content for and about the new American mainstream in the service of empowering people to navigate the complexities of an increasingly diverse and connected world.