Employment

Morning Edition Host/News and Digital Content Producer  (full-time, 40 hrs/wk)

Spokane Public Radio is seeking a dynamic, engaging, professional journalist to host NPR’s Morning Edition (5-9a, weekdays), as well as serve as news and digital content producer.  This person works both collaboratively and independently to provide context to regional and national news, uses independent judgment to produce content for both on-air and digital audiences.  A desired candidate would have a curious mind with an affinity towards the arts, a desire to connect with people, and an understanding of SPR’s mission.

Required qualifications:

At least two years radio hosting experience, preferably in news

Bachelor’s Degree in journalism or related field or equivalent experience

Strong written and editorial skills are essential

Proficiency in digital software such as Adobe Audition or Hindenburg

Knowledge of and adherence to journalistic ethics

Strong organizational skills, ability meet deadlines and work independently

Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively

Desired qualifications:

Familiarity with Spokane Public Radio and public radio in general

Strong understanding of audience-focused engagement

Knowledge of digital platforms and social media best practices

Please send cover letter, resume, and links to your written and audio work to sprjobs@kpbx.org by Friday, June 18.

No phone calls please.

This is a full-time position, medical and additional benefits offered

SPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minority Applicants are encouraged to apply.