Job Description:

WUWM is seeking an experienced interviewer and producer for our Lake Effect news magazine program. The producer will be involved in all aspects of show production. They will conduct interviews on a variety of current and public affairs topics, as well as share hosting duties with other producers.

Duties will include:

-Scheduling and conducting in-depth interviews in studio and on location
-Generating story ideas and interview subjects that fit in with the theme and style of the program
-Prepare related material for the station’s website and social media
-Edit audio and program segments
-Represent WUWM at community events
-Participate in WUWM fundraising campaigns and activities
-Perform other related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications -
-Bachelor’s Degree
-Minimum of 3 years of professional broadcast experience
-Audio editing experience
-Web posting experience
-A demonstrated announcing style that is comparable to WUWM and NPR


Preferred Qualifications -

-Experience conducting pre-recorded and live interviews
-Familiarity with Southeastern Wisconsin issues
-Knowledge of WUWM and/or public radio
-Experience with digital audio edit


Job Location: 
Milwaukee, WI
United States
Job Category: 
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Job Type: 
Full time
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Applicants will be expected to provide:
· A Resume
· A cover letter addressing minimum and preferred qualifications
· Samples of audio work to include;
1. Examples of in-depth or long-form interviews
2. Examples of vocal talents, such as broadcast reporting (Links of audio samples can be uploaded as “other document 1” or emailed to or may be included within resume or cover letter)
· Names and contact information for three work references. (Uploaded as “other document 2”)
· Salary history. (Uploaded as “other document 3”)

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