Job Description:

Colorado Public Radio is seeking an outstanding executive with the strategic acumen, leadership and operating skill to continue to build CPR’s relevance and impact in a rapidly changing media environment.  The CEO will have full general management responsibility, and will lead all strategic, financial and operating aspects of the organization.  The role represents a unique opportunity to continue to reshape a highly regarded public media institution rooted in radio broadcasting into a multi-platform media organization.

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Ideal Experience:

  • Demonstrated commitment to the public media mission as a direct result of being an engaged public media listener/user and having professional experience leading a content-driven media or other relevant organization.
  • Track record as an effective leader, gained in either a for-profit or public media environment.  The finalist will have a reputation built from substance, experience, integrity and character sufficient to quickly earn the trust of internal and external constituents. 
  • Experience in a digital media environment, and demonstrated skill in leveraging new technologies and media platforms to engage with and build audiences.  
  • Track record of building and managing high performing teams, and demonstrated skill in leveraging the organization structure and team member capabilities to maximum advantage.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the value of an inclusive culture and commitment to insure diversity across a variety of categories to achieve and maintain institutional inclusiveness.
  • Relevant experience operating an organization and building an enterprise amidst significant competitive, funding and technological challenges.
  • Passionate, energetic, and inspiring approach and demeanor. The CEO will have successfully operated in an environment that requires exceptional communication skills, both listening and speaking, to a diverse range of constituents.

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Organization: 
Job Location: 
Centennial, CO
United States
Job Category: 
Management
Job Type: 
Full time
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To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to:

Dan Murphy, SPHR SHRM-SCP
Vice President, Human Resources
Colorado Public Radio
dmurphy@cpr.org

No phone calls please.

Colorado Public Radio is an Equal Opportunity Employer, an Affirmative Action Employer, and actively seeks diversity of the work force.

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