South Central Reporter/ Producer

Alaska Public Media

Anchorage, Alaska

Date Posted September 14, 2021
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Education
Job Status Full-time
Salary $44,500.00 - $47,500.00


The Southcentral reporter/producer position will cover general assignment stories in the Anchorage/Mat Su region with a focus on education reporting. This position will primarily focus on reporting but the reporter will also act as assistant producer each weekday for Alaska News Nightly, including web posting duties after the evening newscast.

Alaska Public Media is the source of NPR radio, PBS television for South Central Alaska and stewards of the statewide news.

Essential Functions

The South Central Reporter/Producer will:

 The Southcentral Reporter/Producer will report to the news director but work closely with other Alaska Public Media staff.

Duties and Responsibilities:

In addition to the above functions, the South Central Reporter/Producer will:

Required Qualifications

Desired Qualifications:

Allowable Substitution

If necessary, alternative combinations of education and experience to be evaluated by the Human Resources Office for comparability


Employee Expectations:

Must be able to work in a constantly changing environment with demonstrated ability to juggle and prioritize multiple, competing tasks and demands while seeking supervisory assistance as appropriate.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee is regularly required to stand, walk and sit; use hands to handle or feet; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.  The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are typical of a television/radio broadcast office environment and representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.