The Board of Directors of Blue Ridge Public Radio (BPR) seeks a General Manager and CEO for this growing service to the people of Western North Carolina. Located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, BPR serves a culturally diverse and dynamic population. BPR’s broadcast and streaming services include separate news and classical services. We have a committed, hardworking staff of 22, a budget of approximately $2.5 million, and a donor base of more than 7,000. Individual donors and business sponsorship provide 85% of our revenue. We anticipate an in-depth assessment of our facilities and organizational capacity in the near future, as well as a comprehensive capital campaign to address those needs.
KNKX is a Puget Sound area public media outlet, dedicated to bringing jazz, blues, regional news, and NPR to the Northwest and beyond. As an independent station, KNKX employees are energized in their mission to provide exceptional programming to over 400,000 listeners on-air and online each week. The station connects with the community by presenting music and stories that educate, inspire, and expand horizons.
The Director of Content manages the Programming and Production departments for KNKX and Jazz24. The position draws upon local and national sources to build programming that creates a strong bond and personal connection to listeners in Puget Sound and to the jazz audience worldwide. The position reports to the President and General Manager, and participates in policy development as a member of the Leadership Team.
Apply by October 3rd
Climate One, the premier platform for the conversation about climate disruption, seeks a dynamic, experienced audio editor who will help craft the sound of their weekly podcast and radio show for a global audience who cares deeply about climate and justice issues. The successful candidate will be someone who knows how to make compelling audio and who will bring new ideas for fostering insightful conversations and engaging storytelling, particularly as they deepen their coverage of how climate chaos intersects with social and economic justice.
Apply by October 24th
WDSE/WRPT Public Television has been serving the Duluth Superior community and surrounding region for over 57 years, and is currently seeking a station manager for the upcoming acquisition of public radio station, KUMD. This local, eclectic music and information station has been serving this same community for more than 60 years.
The new station leader will collaborate and lead programming and operations of KUMD as a member of the senior management team of WDSE, as well as facilitate the transition and integration process, with long term goals of managing the local ownership of the asset through growth of and sustaining the unique flavor of the service.
Apply by October 17
WDSE/WRPT Public Television has been serving the Duluth Superior community and surrounding region for over 57 years, and is currently seeking a Production Manager. This position is responsible for leading, supervising and executing program and content strategies and initiatives that position WDSE/WRPT as a significant, impactful, and trusted organization within the community. It leverages multi-platform capabilities and content creation that are community/regionally focused.
Primary responsibility of the position is for leading cross-functional teams responsible for audience development, content creation for multiple platforms, project management, high level of community engagement, revenue generation, and evaluation to fulfill the strategic objectives of the organization.
Apply by October 17
Reporting to the chief progress officer (CPO), the director of corporate support is responsible for attaining station budget goals and maximizing the station’s corporate sales revenues. This is achieved by implementation of systems and overall market strategy, the sales manager’s own direct sales and the overall support and management of the local sales team.
The BirdNote Board of Directors seeks an Executive Director, providing leadership to staff, contractors, and volunteers in the development of content, fundraising and overall strategy to fulfill the organization’s mission. Working closely with the BirdNote Board of Directors, the Executive Director manages the organization’s annual budget, financial plans, and organizational policies.