Career Opportunities

Multimedia Reporter

 

REPORTS TO: News Director

TYPE: Full-time, Non-exempt

DIRECT REPORTS: None

The ideal candidate is inquisitive, enterprising, and knows how to tell a good story. The candidate possesses at least a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and/or requisite journalism experience.  They must have strong writing and research skills, and ability to convey information in a clear, concise and conversational manner. The ideal candidate has experience in proofreading, editing, and a thorough knowledge and understanding of the ethics of public radio journalism. They must also have an interest in public radio, audio technology, and media trends.

Responsibilities:

Plan, write, and produce original spot news stories and in-depth news reports for radio, podcast, and web platforms.

Use professional recording equipment to capture high-quality sound and conduct interviews

Use social media platforms to deliver stories and engage with audience

Interact professionally and build relationships and sources

Anchor breaking news when asked

Operate control board and associated equipment

Participate in community forums and station events

Participate in on-air fund drives

Application Requirements:

To apply, please submit a cover letter that includes where you learned of the opening, resume, writing samples, and/or audio to rgreen@nipr.fm.

 

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