Weekend Edition Host/General Assignment Reporter

Community Radio for Northern Colorado

Greeley, Colorado

Date Posted June 07, 2021
Industry Radio Jobs
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary 49,800-51,600
Website https://www.kunc.org/employment-internships


Weekend Edition Host/General Assignment Reporter

(Full-time, Exempt)

KUNC is seeking an experienced, charismatic, dedicated anchor and producer for Weekend Edition with general assignment reporting duties. We look for sharp, curious, hard-working, team-oriented people devoted to the mission of public media who are excited by new ideas, experimenting, and helping to grow an evolving organization in service to our communities.

We participate in several regional journalism collaborations, and regularly have stories picked up by All Things ConsideredMorning Edition, and other national programs. We provide leadership and editorial oversight of coverage of the Colorado state legislature through our statewide distributed Capital Coverage.

A brief description of duties can be found below. For a complete job description, please visit https://www.kunc.org/employment-internships.

Primary Functions

Connect with and lead our audience through morning on-air shifts of Weekend Edition. When not hosting, you will be writing and reporting newscast content, breaking general assignment and evergreen features and engaging our audience and community via social media. This includes writing and anchoring four hourly newscasts, live hosting as well as voice tracking other weekend and weekday automation breaks. This person will also serve as a backup host for Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

This is a full-time, in-office position working weekends and three weekdays. Other duties as assigned, including, but not limited to community engagement, events, and on-air pledge drives.

Required Skills, Education, and Experience:

Desired Qualifications:

Please submit a resume, cover letter and references to hr@kunc.org. For best consideration, apply by June 27, 2021.

Salary Range - $49,800-$51,600/year

We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits including:

-health & dental care with over 90% of premiums paid by employer

-life & short-term disability insurance

-403b retirement with company match

-8 paid holidays, +1 floating holiday

-maternity/paternity/partner leave and more.

CRNC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workplace diversity.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.