The State of Things Producer
Position Type: Permanent Staff
Department: WUNC-FM - 259000
Appointment Type: EHRA Non-Faculty
Vacancy ID: NF0002703
Position Summary: *The position has been extended to reflect that WUNC-FM is now recruiting for TWO State of Things Producers. By applying to this posting you will be considered for both positions (01001519 & 01004932)* Reporting: The Broadcast News Producer (AKA State of Things Producer) creates and produces content for WUNC's daily news and public affairs programs. These programs include interviews and analysis on many subjects (news, culture, etc.) in North Carolina. As news events do not conform to a regular 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. schedule, there will be times when the Broadcast News Producer will be called on for work during weekends and after hours.
Application Deadline: 11/24/2017
Education Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree and at least three years of experience as a journalist and/or radio producer, preferably in a public radio newsroom.
Qualification and Experience: The Broadcast News Producer will be an experienced broadcaster with strong production and communication skills. Leading candidates will have: Exceptional written and oral communication skills Creativity and initiative Demonstrated expertise in researching topics for news and interview broadcasts 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 Demonstrated ability to include diverse stories and participants in programming Thorough knowledge of radio broadcasting equipment including digital editing programs, broadcast consoles, and portable recording devices A familiarity with North Carolina's issues 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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