Story Editor, Government Secrets Show

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A project or contract Story Editor position at Wondery, West Hollywood CA, USA

Salary range: $26,400 to $62,400 (yearly rate) - subject to experience

Wondery seeks to engage a Story Editor for a new weekly narrative nonfiction show about the secrets and lies behind the world’s most powerful institutions. CIA cover-ups, secret operations, and declassified military missions and disasters. This series will untangle the threads of hidden histories, sifting through the fog of misinformation to reveal the truth.

This role will collaborate with a team of researchers/associate producers, and writers to launch and run this weekly show. If you’re a leader and a team player with strong story editing skills, a bias for action, an ear for post-production, and an interest in a flexible work arrangement, we want to hear from you.

COMPENSATION FOR SERVICES This is a project-based 1099 independent contractor position. Story editing assignments are booked on an episode-by-episode basis. We’re looking for someone to start ASAP. Estimated compensation for this position ranges from $1100-$1300 per episode. Compensation is negotiable based on experience, skillset, and location. This position does not provide health, retirement, or pension benefits.




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What does a Story Editor role normally entail?The Podcast Taxonomy definition for a role like this in Writing says: “The Story Editor is responsible for broad stroke direction of the story arc and character development of a podcast. Often seen in fiction and documentary podcasts.”
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