30-Aug-2019 by Allison McMillan

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Parent Driven Development Podcast Assistant

Parent Driven Development Podcast Assistant


Parent Driven Development (PDD) is a podcast about being a parent in tech, talking about challenging, interesting, and fun topics from a variety of parenting perspectives. We record and publish episodes every 3 weeks.

We're looking for a Podcast Assistant to help accomplish a variety of crucial audience-growing tasks. You'll work with our teams to:

  • Ensure more people are hearing about and enjoying PDD
  • Help disseminate and report important podcast updates
  • Improve the listener's podcast experience

A week in the life of the PDD podcast assistant

Our panel and guests are distributed worldwide which means a lot of our communication is asynchronous. Your typical week would include:

  • Drafting, scheduling, and publishing social media posts on twitter, facebook, and instagram
  • Providing regular social media analytics updates
  • Manage the podcast calendar to ensure invites are up to date
  • Periodically reaching out to media outlets for content promotion opportunities
  • Following up with guests before their episode will air
  • Establish and send out a monthly newsletter
  • Execute guided and targeted low-key PR efforts
  • Write brief show notes

Must have

  • The ability to prioritize a weekly workload
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • An effective process for self-organization
  • The desire to be a self-starter
  • Experience with social media

Nice to have

  • PR experience
  • Podcast experience
  • Parenting experience
  • Experience with outreach and establishing external partnerships
  • Remote work experience

Hours: 7-12 hours per week
Compensation: Commensurate with experience

To Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to Allison at admin@parentdrivendevelopment.com with "Podcast Assistant" as the subject.

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