With a variety of experience in written and audio content, I am looking for editorial or production roles in the media, ideally within the music or radio industries. I thrive in a busy environment, learn quickly, and enjoy being creative to overcome hurdles.Locked Pro Plan feature
Working on several new talk-based shows as well as assisting with day-to-day running of station tasks including programming, research, and studio management.
Working on a new podcast series of true love stories.
Managing the studio, change-overs, social media, Mixcloud, programming the log for overnight broadcast, and training new producers. I currently produce shows for Bestival FM's Invaders of the Future, Keb Darge, Andy Smith, Silver Bear Recordings, AppleBum UK, Jägermeister, and others on an ad hoc basis.
Worked as part of the team across all areas of the business, from recording to distribution, A&R to playlisting.
Working with Music, Sales and Marketing teams across the globe to keep website and social content up-to-date and relevant for each territory, including playlist selections, blog content and homepage content. In addition to curating, writing, editing and publishing content, I manage our Facebook ads, help facilitate the release of catalogue and commercial music, and perform ad-hoc copywriting jobs for internal & external communications.
Working as part of digital marketing team creating content. Writing, editing, and publishing both planned and reactive online content, as well as sourcing social content. Working with music team and designers on commercial releases and music campaigns, and liaising with US office to share content ideas and responsibilities.
I independently created a podcast series for social enterprise Library of Things, interviewing volunteers and members to create four episodes and bonus features from their stories and experiences. I also managed the marketing of the series, including working with press (see write-ups from i News, The Guardian, and The A.V. Club in my Library of Things Project) and executed the release of each episode through iTunes and Android podcast apps, as well as the Library of Things website. 'Wonderfully uplifting... a perfect snippet of inspiration' - Ideas Hub 'Stories from the members about what borrowers did with the things they loaned out continues to be the organisation’s driving force' - Grin News
Conducted research on music, guests, and factual content for radio, podcasts, and social media branding projects. Liaised with and organised guests for radio, proofed audio for news based podcast, observed audio post-production editing session, observed live broadcasts at BBC stations, and assisted with office admin duties including working the phones and room bookings system.
Worked in the radio team in both a creative and administrative role. Work included: creating daily on-air content, importing and editing music, song and show scheduling, programming broadcast log, as well as assisting with research, blog posting, updating online playlists, and contributing to feature content and playlist meetings. I also observed recording of a live session, and the creation of a show trail. I was invited to create an on air feature for my final day for the station's afternoon/drivetime show, available here: https://soundcloud.com/maria-passingham/140-characters
Research, writing weekly mail-outs, blog posts, and press releases; liaising with artists, labels, distributors, and event organisers.
Research, script-writing, audio-editing, social-media, and interview and guest prep as part of a production team.
Work exp. on The Big Questions. FOH and organisational duties.
Managed university radio station and presented a weekly music show. Also produced shows, edited podcasts and coordinated events.