HarperCollins Publishers

Senior Producer

Job Locations US-NY-New York




HarperAudio is looking to hire a Senior Producer! We’re a nimble, dynamic team that oversees the production of all of HarperCollins US and Harlequin US audiobooks. Spanning a wide range of genres, you get to work with best-selling authors and help launch new careers.


A little about you: You love the spoken word both as a creative and as a listener. For you, there’s no greater rush than assembling the perfect team for a project. You’re detailed oriented, an excellent communicator, and great at managing competing deadlines. You get excited about pushing the audiobook format forward.


The job: You will be responsible for the production of approximately 150-200 titles. Your title list will be a mix of Trade fiction and non-fiction. You get to work on single voice narration, multicast productions, author narrations, and more. You will manage relationships with various outside producers and work closely with the print publishing teams.



  • Hires and manages all production resources and outside contractors. Depending on the project this can include narrators, producers, directors, studios, etc.
  • Develops casting lists for assigned titles and works with the other producers to expand our talent pool.
  • Ensures that the audiobook production runs on schedule and within budget, troubleshooting any problems that may arise and working closely with the in-house production team to create solutions.
  • Ensures all audiobook programs maintain a high level of production quality.
  • Cultivates relationships with editors and authors.
  • Manages other misc. aspects of production.
  • Manages a direct report.
  • Directs select titles.


  • Minimum 6 years of experience in audiobook production
  • Ability to set priorities and problem solve under pressure
  • Is a self-starter and strong team member
  • Must be extremely detail-oriented and well-organized, with strong project management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, skilled at Excel
  • Conversational or fluent in Spanish, a plus


This role is currently based out of New York, New York. You will need to commute to the office when it reopens.


HarperCollins Publishers is a company full of people who are passionate about books. When you apply for a position, we want to know why you want to work here, and why you are interested in the job. That’s why cover letters are strongly preferred.

HarperCollins is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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