Cover politics in one of the nation’s most purple swing states.
North Carolina Public Radio-WUNC, the public radio station licensed to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is hiring a Politics Reporter.
The Politics Reporter covers breaking and enterprise stories with in-depth features, quick turn-around spot news, and reporter debriefs. Additional duties may include substitute on-air hosting.
The Politics Reporter reports to the Managing Editor. The position is based in Raleigh.
A Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years of journalism experience is required.
WUNC is headquartered in North Carolina’s Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill). It’s often rated among the top areas to live in the country. The ocean and mountains are each just a few hours away. North Carolina Public Radio serves more than 300,000 listeners weekly and was ranked Number 1 in the Raleigh Metro Market in January 2015. Salary and benefits are competitive.
Interested candidates must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/102985. Candidates should be prepared to attach a cover letter and current CV with links to work samples including on-air reporting and hosting (if available). The deadline to apply is August 12, 2016.
WUNC-FM and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.