WFSU FM Senior Producer/Host

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Job Title: WFSU FM Senior Producer/Host
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48357
Department WFSU Public Media is PBS and NPR for Northern Florida and Southern Georgia. WFSU is located in Tallahassee, Florida and is a joint licensee (TV&FM) of Florida State University.Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: Plan, research and produce local and statewide news/feature productions for 88.9, 89.1 and Florida Public Radio. Coverage includes regional news/feature planning and research for communities within stations coverage areas and issues that affect the state of Florida.

Host and produce local and state news content for 88.9/89.1 Monday-Friday afternoon news program, All Things Considered including coordination on content materials. Produce additional content that can be use the following day on morning news program, Morning Edition.

Produce long form news segments for the half hour state news program Capital Report. News segments must timely and address issues that affect the state.

Conducts interviews daily in the field including legislative and governmental affairs interviews and produce spots and cut to include in newscasts for broadcast.

Participate in special live local news productions including producing special news elements to include in the broadcasts. Participate in fundraising related station projects and activities.

Keeps current on issues of importance and interest to listeners.

Assist in collecting, editing and posting content to web site in absence of Reporter/Producer.Qualifications ***Resume and Cover Letter Required****

Bachelor's degree and two years of experience related to the duties of this position; or a high school diploma/equivalent and six years of experience related to the duties of this position.

(Note: or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to six years.)

Experience with the ethics, rules, and procedures of Journalism.

Ability to prioritize, organize and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously.

Knowledge of applicable computer applications and basic computer functions.

Knowledge of the standards, principles, trends, and practices of television and radio production.

Experience operating a variety of radio production and remote location equipment.

Experience writing and producing news/feature/public affairs segments for broadcast.

Experience editing and/or proofreading information in various formats.

Adhere to newsroom policy of accuracy, fairness, balance and high production standards.

Adhere to WFSU and FCC standards and policies.

Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

A valid Florida or Georgia driver's license or the ability to obtain prior to hire.Pay Plan This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.Soft Money Funded Position This position is time-limited based on soft money funding, with renewal contingent upon available funds and the needs of the University.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 1/13/2021
Application Due: 1/25/2021
Work Type: Full Time