WKAR Seeks Morning Edition Producer/Anchor

May 30, 2018

WKAR, the NPR member station for Michigan State University and the Michigan State Capital region, is seeking an experienced, charismatic and dedicated producer and local anchor for Morning Edition.

Responsibilities include:

  • Production and hosting of local segments during flagship morning programs on our two NPR member stations
  • Writing, organization and production of local newscasts
  • Consistent, professional on-air presentation during anchoring of newscasts and other local content
  • Skillful operation of control board, automation systems and all other studio equipment during live broadcasts
  • Participation in news team production and story pitch meetings
  • Creation of on-air program promotion
  • With news staff, content creation for station website, social media and other digital platforms
  • Close work with the station manager, digital news director, other program hosts, reporters and student interns
  • Representative of WKAR news staff at public events

This is a rare opportunity for a high-profile position at a growing news staff, serving Michigan’s State Capital region.

Apply here: http://careers.msu.edu/mob/cw/en-us/job/498777/producerhost-radio-ii