Head of Production

Location: Remote

Primary responsibilities include: 

  • Oversee the production of Acorn's EduPod projects in development, pre-production, and production stages;

  • Deliver high quality podcasts through audio editing for continuity, content integrity, style, consistency, and structure;

  • Oversee recording sessions and provide technical support on audio prior to recording;

  • Work closely with the executive team to successfully realize the vision of each podcast;

  • Supervise all aspects of production and develop effective procedures and systems to keep production running smoothly;

  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously; 

  • Participate in the development and analysis of new ideas and pitches.


  • Have access to software and equipment to produce audio track;

  • Experience in editing and mixing skills, and strong understanding of audio tools, technologies, and standards;

  • Excellent oral and verbal communication skills;

  • Strong editorial judgement, attention to detail, and ability to deliver a polished final product;

  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills;

  • Detail-oriented approach with ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines;

  • Commitment to empowering teachers and school administrators by elevating their voices and bringing to attention their efforts to support students and advance the education sector;

  • Enthusiasm to learn and grow.