Anchorage Reporter

Alaska Public Media, Inc.

Anchorage, Alaska

Date Posted June 09, 2021
Industry Radio Jobs, Nonprofit
Specialty General Assignment
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $40,000 to $45,000
Website http://www.alaskapublic.org

Description:

The Anchorage Reporter is responsible for reporting on local government, public policy and urban life in the largest city in the state and surrounding areas for Alaska Public Media; the source of NPR radio, PBS television for Southcentral Alaska and stewards of the statewide news service in collaboration with 25 public media partners.  Anchorage is one of the most diverse cities in the nation and the Anchorage Reporter will be responsible for reflecting that diversity in stories that build trust and deepen and diversify the sources in our reporting. This is a chance for an ambitious journalist to report on a dynamic northern city at a high stakes time for everything from climate change to the post-pandemic economy. The reporter will be proficient in reporting, writing, editing, and preparing stories for radio, web and occasionally, TV.   The reporter will uphold the highest journalistic standards and ethics and work professionally with Alaska Public Media colleagues and the public.

AKPM is the source for NPR radio and PBS television for Southcentral Alaska and stewards the public media statewide news collaboration.

Essential Functions

 The Anchorage Reporter will:

Duties and Responsibilities

In addition to the above functions, the Anchorage Reporter will: