Part-Time News Assistant

Posted by Northern New Mexico Radio Foundation

Santa Fe, NM
Posted: 2017-08-24


The News Assistant/Associate reports directly to the News Director. Responsible for supporting the production of an on-air shift and providing production assistance to the daily news programming. Also assists in researching, editing and production of feature programming.


  • Assists radio producer/host with the airing of programs during an assigned shift.
  • Researches and gathers materials and information necessary for the preparation and execution of radio program schedule, assignments and other resources.
  • Records, monitors and edits incoming feeds and works with engineering staff to ensure technical quality.
  • Writes scripts for on-air use.
  • Composes and sends Tweets, Facebook posts.
  • Daily upload top news stories including pictures/audio//videos on KSFR website.
  • May be assigned to host/produce content for air shifts.
  • Operates the digital audio storage/delivery system and other technical equipment necessary for the production and recording of radio programs.
  • Stays abreast of public policy issues and current news.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s degree in related field. At least one year related experience Knowledge of and interest in public affairs, public policy process Good administrative and communication skills Knowledge of broadcast-style news writing Ability to consistently perform in a highly detailed and deadline oriented environment. Some radio on-air production experience


Send Resume to:

Tazbah McCullah General Manager KSFR Radio Station [email protected]

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer