News Producer

WUNC (Chapel Hill, North Carolina)

Posted 5 months ago

North Carolina Public Radio WUNC, Chapel Hill

North Carolina Public Radio WUNC is hiring a News Producer.

The News Producer’s first assignment will be working 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 News Producer also reports stories for broadcast and digital. The News Producer may serve as an on-air host and newscaster as assigned. 

The News Producer reports to WUNC’s Daily News Editor.

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.

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 375,000 listeners weekly and was ranked Number 1 in the Raleigh Metro Market for adults 25+ in 2018. Salary and benefits are competitive.

Interested candidates must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/159841.  Candidates should be prepared to attach a current CV, cover letter, and links to their journalism.  The deadline to apply is May 12, 2019.

WUNC-FM and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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