Job Description:

Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) seeks individuals with a passion for broadcast media to produce The Morning Show, WPR’s call-in show heard weekdays from 6-9 a.m. on The Ideas Network. If you are a morning person who is curious about the world around you, we want to hear from you. A successful candidate will be a highly skilled communicator, writer and idea-generator who enjoys learning and collaboration. Help us grow our audiences on air and online while you bring important ideas to the state’s largest radio network.

For full position listing and application instructions visit: https://www.wpr.org/producer-morning-show-0

DEGREE AND AREA OF SPECIALIZATION
Bachelor's degree preferred. If no degree, two years of full-time experience in journalism, communications or related field is required.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Proven record of success in meeting and prioritizing tight deadlines. Strong organizational and time management skills.
  2. Superior communication skills, including excellent writing skills for broadcast and web.
  3. Proven ability to work in both independent and collaborative settings.
  4. Demonstrated knowledge of journalism ethics, reporting techniques and research methods.

NOT REQUIRED BUT DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Previous experience in broadcasting, podcasting or with live, call-in talk programming.
  2. Experience hosting and interviewing guests for broadcast programs.
  3. Knowledge and understanding of Wisconsin news, culture, issues and personalities.
  4. Knowledge of Associated Press style.
  5. Comfort and experience working with people holding diverse views and from diverse backgrounds.
  6. Experience with document sharing, collaboration and virtual meeting software (e.g.  Google docs, Slack, Google Meets and Zoom).
  7. Proficiency in audio editing.

 

Organization: 
Job Location: 
Milwaukee, WI
United States
Job Category: 
Producer
Deadline: 
Monday, July 5, 2021
Job Type: 
Full time
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For full position listing and application instructions visit: https://www.wpr.org/producer-morning-show-0

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