The News Director leads and manages the planning and presentation of news for Arizona Public Media's (AZPM) radio and television stations, online news service platforms, and social network site pages to support AZPM's Strategic Plan and to meet the needs of AZPM's diverse audiences.
The News Director has responsibility for, and a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of, news and public affairs planning, reporting, editing and production for radio, television, and online service platforms; participates in maintaining ethical, editorial, artistic, and technical standards for broadcast news and public affairs programs consistent with the provisions of the AZPM Code of Editorial Ethics and Practices; directs news programming decisions and news operations; and, helps manage news published to the AZPM website and other service outlets.
NOTE: AZPM is a non-academic department of the University of Arizona. Formal application for this position (including supporting documentation), must be posted through the University of Arizona's employment website (https://uacareers.com/). Applications and supporting documents cannot be accepted directly by AZPM.