Slate V, the video and podcasting arm of Slate, is in the market for an associate producer to help with development, production, publishing, and social media outreach for video and audio offerings on Slate. This is a wide-ranging multimedia position with responsibilities from shooting and editing to publishing and promoting video and audio podcasts on Slate and other platforms. The job is a full-time contract position (competitive salary, no benefits) based in either New York or Washington, D.C. Applicants should be college graduates with professional experience or academic training in video and audio production and Web journalism as well as an in-depth familiarity with social media platforms. Interested? Please send a résumé to: SlateVJobs@gmail.com.
TODAY IN SLATE
The Ebola Story
How our minds build narratives out of disaster.
The Budget Disaster That Completely Sabotaged the WHO’s Response to Ebola
PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer
The Shooting Tragedies That Forged Canada’s Gun Politics
A Highly Unscientific Ranking of Crazy-Old German Beers
Welcome to 13th Grade!
Some high schools are offering a fifth year. That’s a great idea.
The Actual World
“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.