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News Director

Post Date:Nov 01, 2021Type:Full time
Start Date:Salary:$55,000 - $62,000
Location: United States - Michigan - Kalamazoo Job Reference:
Job Description:

WMUK-FM at Western Michigan University seeks to fill a full-time News Director position. For complete description, minimum requirements and application procedures, visit our website at: posting #0605823. Only applications submitted through this site by the deadline will be considered. WMU is an AA/EO Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and all other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifications

- Three years' relevant experience.

- Supervisory or lead experience.

- Strong broadcasting newswriting skills.

- Familiarity with AP style.

- Working experience with editorial functions in a broadcasting organization.

- Experience in news management or an equivalent expertise.

- Experience with digital audio editing, both single and multi-track.

- Knowledge of FCC laws relating to the delivery of news and public affairs content.

Desired Qualifications

- Deep understanding of the purpose and mission of public broadcasting.

- Strong news gathering and writing skills and in-depth knowledge of journalism ethics and practices.

- Demonstrated experience producing news content on tight deadlines.

- Strong familiarity with Adobe Audition, with some background using other Adobe Creative Suite applications.

- One year experience hosting public radio news magazine programs.

- Superb verbal and written communication skills; strong time management skills.

- Deep knowledge of journalism practices and techniques, including broadcast news copywriting.

- Some grant writing experience.

- Experience with radio hosting.

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Contact Information
Gordon Evans
1516 Northampton
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
United States
Ph: 2693875725

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