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STL PUBLIC RADIO ONLINE PRODUCER, PART-TIME [SR MULTIMEDIA SPECIALIST]


Posted on: May 03, 2013

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI: St. Louis Public Radio – 90.7 KWMU, the NPR Member Station in St. Louis, seeks an online producer (part-time) for the talk show programs “St. Louis on the Air,” “Cityscape,” and other special local broadcasts at the state-of-the-art studios in Grand Center. Successful candidates must demonstrate exceptional potential and drive; strong knowledge of and proficiency in posting online content and engaging an audience through multiple social media platforms; familiarity with St. Louis Public Radio talk show programs; excellent written and verbal communication skills; understanding and appreciation of ethical standards in traditional journalism; creativity; ability to take direction; collaborative work style; must possess multi-tasking skills.

Qualifications:
Preferred qualifications: public radio content production experience; knowledge of social media management tools such as TweetDeck or HootSuite and how to implement them; ability to use basic embed code to help enrich online content with multimedia elements. This is a 20-hour work week position. Apply online. Candidates must include: resume; three references; cover letter explaining why you should be selected. A writing sample is required; the submission of other material demonstrating skills and abilities is optional, but highly recommended. Send electronic/digital/linked samples to: Mary Edwards - medwards@stlpublicradio.org. For additional information, call: 314-516-6163. Application deadline: May 24, 2013. UMSL JOB ID: 10304. E.O.E. M/F/D/V