Job Description:

Basic Information

Position Title:                     Reporter/Producer

Division:                              Radio

Department:                      News

Supervisor’s Title:             News Director

Non-Exempt, Part-time

Purpose of Position

Serve as newscast/feature reporter/producer.

Basic Duties/Responsibilities

 

  • Regularly produce news and feature pieces for broadcast during

“Morning Edition” and “All Things Considered”.

  • Ability to read and announce copy in a conversational style.
  • Produce interview segments.
  • Strong storytelling ability.
  • Ability to operate studio and remote equipment.
  • Serve as local host of news/talk programs as needed.
  • Ability to fill other news shifts as needed.
  • Write copy for and post stories to website.
  • Appear on WKNO-TV news programs as needed.
  • Participate in all station on-air membership drives and other station

      community events as scheduled.

  • Work cooperatively with others to further the missions and goals

of the organization.

  • Perform other job related duties as assigned.

Minimum Job Specifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in communications or journalism.
  • Prefer public radio news reporting and production experience.
  • Audio production experience required (preferably with digital editing)
  • Excellent oral and written skills.
  • Knowledge of FCC rules and regulations.
  • Computer proficiency required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends. Some

light travel may apply.

  • Ability to sit for long periods and to lift 30 pounds.
  • Other job related duties as assigned.

Apply in writing to:                          Deb Smith, Executive Assistant

                                                            WKNO Public Broadcasting

                                                            7151 Cherry Farms Road

                                                            Cordova, TN  38016

                                                           E-mail:  dsmith@wkno.org

No Phone Calls Please.  Open until filled.

 

 

 

Deb E. Smith

WKNO-TV/FM

Exec. Asst. to Pres/CEO Mike LaBonia

7151 Cherry Farms Road

Cordova, TN  38016

901-729-8710

 

 

 

Organization: 
Job Location: 
Cordova, TN
United States
Job Category: 
Announcer/Host
Deadline: 
Monday, February 11, 2019
Job Type: 
Part time
Send Application Materials To: 

Deb Smith, executive Assistant

WKNO Public Broadcasting

7151 Cherry Farms Road

Cordova, TN  38016

Email:  dsmith@wkno.org

No phone calls please

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