WORT is hiring!
WORT 89.9 FM is looking for an interim News and Public Affairs Director. This is a temporary, limited-term position expected to last approximately 3 months to fill a vacancy. A search for a permanent News and Public Affairs Director is underway.
The position involves responsibility for 20+ hours of weekly broadcast airtime in a variety of formats (morning drive program, mid-day talk programming, evening newscast, and evening/weekend public affairs programs). This position supervises part-time staff, interns, and community volunteers who produce, report, host, and run the sound board for our programs. The ideal candidate has a mix of journalistic expertise, technical acumen, people skills and supervisory experience.
Full description is available here: News Director Position Description. This is a full-time LTE hourly position paid at $20/hour. Due to the temporary nature of this position, it is not eligible for benefits.
Interested? Please send cover letter and resume to Molly Stentz at molly(at)wortfm.org.
Deadline: September 20th, 2019 at 5pm **Updated**