ABC Darwin Producer and Content Maker

  • Be a part of Australia’s independent national broadcaster
  • Located in the heart of Darwin, NT, 
  • Full-Time, Permanent Role
  • Working in isolated locations attracts allowances above the base salary rate
  • Build strong engagement with local audiences
  • $75K to $96K plus 15.4% Nominated Super

About the Role

We are looking for an energetic and motivated producer, with a passion for telling stories and exploring issues that matter to our audience.

ABC Radio Darwin is seeking an experienced content maker with the skills, creativity and contacts to produce an engaging daily program that reflects the interests and aspirations of people across Darwin.

In this role, you will be a self-starter who creates content across multiple platforms. Working collaboratively with the team, you will:

  • Create dynamic and compelling original radio, social and online content.
  • Provide in-studio production support and manage talk-back callers and guests.
  • Contribute to the implementation of the Local Emergency Coverage plan.

About You

You’ll have great program-making skills, and a proven ability to develop and make original and engaging audio and cross-platform content for target audiences. You’ll bring:

  • Accomplished editorial skills including the ability to source and analyse information and exercise sound judgement.
  • A strong interest in producing local current affairs and accountability content.
  • Good time management and an ability to think and act quickly.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and build relationships with people from diverse backgrounds.

The ABC strives for diversity and inclusion in the workplace to promote a culture of opportunity. Through its services, the ABC seeks to represent, connect and engage with all of the Australian community. In line with our focus on diversity, applications are strongly encouraged from Indigenous Australians, people from a range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds, people with disability and LGBTIQA+ individuals. The ABC also aims to achieve a gender-balanced workforce.

For more information about working at the ABC, please feel free to explore our careers page at

For further details on the role and requirements, please refer to the full position description: Download File 30005109 CONTENT MAKER .pdf

We would love to see your work. Please submit material with your application online (include examples, links to websites or attach audio/video files up to 5MB).

For further information on this position please contact Cherie Beach, Content Director on 0409 035 153.

We are unable to accept email applications, please ensure that you submit your application via the online portal.

We respectfully request that Recruitment Agencies do not submit applications for this position.

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