Kansas City, MO
The University of Missouri, Kansas City, seeks a General Manager for KCUR, the public radio station serving Kansas City and the region with Local and NPR News and other cultural and music programming.
KCUR seeks to continue on its successful path as a major multimedia news organization, central to the public service journalistic life of the region. Moving forward, their goal is to serve significantly larger audiences with greater cultural, ethnic and age diversity. In part through continued growth as a news organization, but also through other kinds of community engagement, they seek a leader who can help them to become more outward facing and central to the life of the community.
Apply by January 3
Kansas City, MO
NPR and its member stations are creating an innovative system of regional newsrooms, and the newest one, in the Midwest, is focused on investigative journalism. The Midwest Newsroom aims to blend local, regional and national coverage in creative ways to reach new and diverse audiences. The Managing Editor will be employed at KCUR, in Kansas City, lead station for the collaboration.
The managing editor will work with station news leaders and the regional investigative team to present impactful reporting that engages audiences on radio and digital platforms. The other managing partners are NET Nebraska, Iowa Public Radio, St. Louis Public Radio, and NPR. This position offers an experienced journalist the opportunity to build and lead a team that shares resources, plans coverage together, and holds public officials accountable.
Apply by December 13
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Public Radio (STLPR) is seeking a thoughtful, skilled Senior Producer of On-Demand and Content Partnerships who will manage, support and seek to expand the editorial, production and distribution efforts within STLPR’s burgeoning podcast space.
Successful candidates will know the St. Louis region and podcasting in equal measure, can support and nurture talent in our on-demand unit, and use business and entrepreneurial skills to expand that unit. You will also be responsible for using creativity, community relationships and an entrepreneurial spirit to expand St. Louis Public Radio’s on-demand content.
Apply by December 21