Morning Edition Host/News & Digital Content Producer

Spokane Public Radio (Spokane, Washington)

Posted 4 days ago

Spokane Public Radio is seeking a dynamic, engaging, professional journalist to host NPR’s Morning Edition (5-9a, weekdays), as well as serve as news and digital content producer.  This person works both collaboratively and independently to provide context to regional and national news, uses independent judgment to produce content for both on-air and digital audiences.  A desired candidate would have a curious mind with an affinity towards the arts, a desire to connect with people, and an understanding of SPR’s mission.

Required qualifications

At least two years radio hosting experience, preferably in news
Bachelor’s Degree in journalism or related field or equivalent experience
Strong written and editorial skills are essential
Proficiency in digital software such as Adobe Audition or Hindenburg
Knowledge of and adherence to journalistic ethics
Strong organizational skills, ability meet deadlines and work independently
Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively

Desired qualifications

  • Familiarity with Spokane Public Radio and public radio in general
  • Strong understanding of audience-focused engagement
  • Knowledge of digital platforms and social media best practices

Apply
Please send cover letter, resume, and links to your written and audio work to: sprjobs@kpbx.org by Friday, June 18. No phone calls please. This is a full-time position, medical and additional benefits offered. SPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minority Applicants are encouraged to apply.

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