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WUNC Public Radio

AM Reporter

Post Date:Dec 23, 2021Type:Full time
Start Date:2/03/2022Salary:$47,900 - $70,000
Location: United States - North Carolina - Chapel Hill Job Reference:
Job Description:

AM Reporter

North Carolina Public Radio WUNC, Chapel Hill

North Carolina Public Radio WUNC is hiring an AM Reporter.

The AM Reporter will work with the Morning Edition Host to produce all locally generated news content for WUNC’s broadcast of Morning Edition. The work schedule for this position is 4:30 AM to 12:30 PM Monday to Friday with some occasional shifts on holidays or weekends. The AM Reporter also reports stories for broadcast and digital. The AM Reporter may serve as an on-air host and newscaster as assigned.

The AM Reporter reports to WUNC’s Daily News Editor, and the position is located in Chapel Hill.

WUNC is headquartered in the Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) of North Carolina.  It’s often rated among the top areas to live in the country.  The ocean and mountains are just a few hours away.  North Carolina Public Radio serves more than 335,000 listeners weekly and was ranked Number 1 in the Raleigh Metro Market for adults 25+ in 2021. Salary and benefits are competitive.

Interested candidates must apply online at

Candidates should be prepared to attach a current CV, cover letter, and links to their journalism.  The deadline to apply is 01/23/2022.

WUNC-FM and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply without regard to age, color, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation. WUNC-FM is committed to anti-racism, diversity, and to building an inclusive newsroom.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a public media news room. A Bachelor’s Degree and at least 3 years of journalism experience is required.

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Contact Information
WUNC Public Radio
120 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-1045
United States

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