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Employment Opportunities

News Director - Radio

The Community Idea Stations (88.9 WCVE) is seeking a full-time News Director who serves as manager in charge of all news and public affairs programming, including local content in newscasts and other inserts in NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered; supervises and edits work of small news staff; generates and coordinates on air and digital reporting of local and state news; contributes stories on a regular basis; provides vision and guidance on selection and scheduling of local and national news programs.

Position includes personnel management responsibilities and participation in fundraising activities as needed. Public Radio experience strongly desired. Reports to general manager; represents the station in the community. Have abilities in multimedia journalism with emphasis on reporting and audio production, proficiency in working with Adobe Audition, web- and social media-based editing and production skills.  Requirement: 3 to 5 years’ experience as on-air program host and newscaster. Must have driver’s license and ability to travel.

Send cover letter, resume and salary history to:
CPBC, Human Resources
23 Sesame St.
North Chesterfield, VA 23235
or hr@ideastations.org

Deadline to apply: 6/15/2015


Associate Producer/Film Editor

The Community Idea Stations (WCVE PBS) seeks a full time Associate Producer & Film Editor to join our Emmy award winning local production team. Candidates must have experience with Premiere Pro, Avid, After Affects and Photo Shop Systems.

Applicants must have at least three years practical television production experience with strong written and oral communication skills. Type 60-80 words per minute and able to lift up to 30 lbs. Must have a valid Virginia driver's license. Occasional evenings and weekends.

Complete Duties and Qualification Requirements (.doc)

Send cover letter, resume and salary history to:
CPBC, Human Resources
23 Sesame St.
North Chesterfield, VA 23235
or hr@ideastations.org

Deadline to apply: 5/18/2015


Commonwealth Public Broadcasting (CPBC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


The Community Idea Stations provide public radio (NPR) and television (PBS) programming in Central Virginia. Stations include 88.9 WCVE Public Radio, WCVE PBS, WHTJ PBS, WCVW PBS, WCVE Create, and MHz Worldview. For more information about the Community Idea Stations, visit our website at ideastations.org; or follow us on Facebook (WCVE) or twitter (@wcve).


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