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PRODUCER – GLOBAL JOURNALIST and INTERSECTION
BASIC FUNCION AND RESPONSIBILITY
To plan, develop, write and produce programs and new media content for radio broadcast and online distribution.
This KBIA producer leads the production teams for two weekly multiplatform programs broadcast on KBIA 91.3 FM and online.
Global Journalist brings together a panel of on-the-ground journalists each week to discuss important global issues from the countries they’re reporting in. The program also serves as an online forum that reports on the state of press freedom around the world, covers developments in international journalism and serves international journalists.
Intersection is a weekly discussion on KBIA and online, that brings together people and ideas for a dialogue on issues important to Columbia, central Missouri and the state.
Both programs are dynamic multiplatform productions that are broadcast both on air, and online from high-quality production studios at the Reynolds Journalism Institute. Both programs also host live, community dialogue events in the communities we serve, in partnership with the Missouri School of Journalism and the Reynolds Journalism Institute.
KBIA’s talk show producer is responsible for the smooth running of both of these programs. The producer leads both teams, including a roster of Missouri School of Journalism students, to conceptualize program ideas, identify, pre-interview and book program guests, manage the technical direction of the program, and oversee the dissemination of content online and in social media. The producer also writes and cuts weekly promos for the programs, and does some editing of the program.
The talk show producer is based at KBIA News and works as a member of the news team. Other duties can include writing, producing and anchoring newscasts, reporting day-turn and feature news, producing additional segments for air, and editing/overseeing training and editing of students in the KBIA newsroom laboratory.
A Bachelor’s degree in a communications related area or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired is necessary.
- Strong experience in and knowledge of public radio programming, specifically talk shows
- Experience in audio editing software and video editing
- Excellent writing skills
- Willingness to oversee a team of students, as well as work as an editor and trainer in KBIA’s newsroom lab
- Demonstrated interest and knowledge of global issues
- Interest in fostering dialogue and spreading content online, through social media and through community engagement events
Hiring Range: $30,000 - $32,000
Shift: Weekdays plus some nights & weekends
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
To apply for the position, visit the University of Missouri’s Human Resource website:
http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/index.php search by the title Producer or job code 12465
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. For more information, call the Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.
To request ADA accommodations, please call Human Resource Services at 573-882-7976. TTY users, please call through Relay Missouri, 1-800-RELAY (735-2966) or en Español at 1-800-520-7309.