Music Librarian

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
Jul 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Staff

Department: WUNC-FM - 259000

Appointment Type: EHRA Non-Faculty

Vacancy ID: NF0002611

Position Summary: Title: Music Producer Reporting: The Music Producer reports to the Program Director. The Position: The Music Producer is in charge of creating and maintaining a database of music used for a new music discovery service that will engage listeners across the state and around the globe. This position requires the ability to take an editorial lead on the creation and maintenance of the sound of WUNC Music, make independent decisions that work within the broader goals of WUNC and work flexible hours. The Music Producer will acquire new and interesting music, enter it into a database and tag it with metadata needed for creative programming and presentation. This will include work with complex library, database management, music scheduling and radio automation software. We are seeking a self-starter and creative thinker who will use his/her passion for music to help us build and maintain a cutting edge library. The Music Producer will work with record labels, artists and distributors to acquire material. S/he will also produce audio and digital content to be used online and on-air that could include promos, continuity breaks, artist profiles and podcasts.

Application Deadline: 08/21/2017

Education Requirements: A bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism, library science, music or a related field

Qualification and Experience: At least three years of professional experience in radio, music and/or creative database management work Exceptional written and oral communication skills Creativity and initiative High attention to detail Experience producing audio for broadcast Demonstrated ability to plan and meet deadlines, working with materials from a variety of sources and collaborators Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues effectively and collaboratively Thorough knowledge of radio broadcasting equipment including digital editing programs, broadcast consoles, and portable recording devices A familiarity with North Carolina's music scene Experience with public radio or related not-for-profit fundraising

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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