Part-Time News Assistant

Posted by Northern New Mexico Radio Foundation

Santa Fe, NM
Posted: 2017-08-24

Description:

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.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Requirements:

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

Contact:

Send Resume to:

Tazbah McCullah General Manager KSFR Radio Station [email protected]

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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