20.67 - $21.63
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WOSU Public Media
Summary of Duties
Public Media and 89-7
News seeks an enterprising multi- media journalist who can report for radio.
The successful candidate will generate meaningful story ideas, perform research, conduct interviews and produce news stories for radio, the web, podcasts and other digital channels that meet deadlines and
News editorial guidelines for accuracy, fairness and balance. The candidate actively will engage audiences through social media channels.
The candidate will also serve as a back-up local host of
news magazines, engaging and informing WOSU’s audience; integrating local, regional and
content for a unique Columbus sound and service; producing and voicing newscasts and local segments of
news magazines to meet time, quality, accuracy, editorial and performance standards.
The candidate will participate in fundraising and promotional activities, on-air and in the community; represent
to the industry and community; report local news from
for national programming as appropriate; participate in meetings and in editing and coaching sessions; and perform other duties as assigned.
Additional Information for Applicants:
Candidates must submit an audio file in addition to their application. Files or links may be emailed to Mary Alice Akins at ****.
This position has been reposted.
Pre Employment Screening
Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Bachelor’s degree in journalism or communication or an equivalent combination of education and experience; demonstrable writing skills for radio and digital platforms, professional quality voice and engaging on-air air presence; proficiency in following software: Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word; digital audio editing; Photoshop or other image editing; valid driver’s license.
Knowledge of Central Ohio; two years of experience in broadcast hosting and reporting; public media experience.
$20.67 - $21.63 Hourly
Administrative and Professional
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Temporary or Regular
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