WKAR, the NPR member station for Michigan State University and the Michigan State Capital region, is seeking an experienced, charismatic and dedicated producer and local anchor for Morning Edition.
- Production and hosting of local segments during flagship morning programs on our two NPR member stations
- Writing, organization and production of local newscasts
- Consistent, professional on-air presentation during anchoring of newscasts and other local content
- Skillful operation of control board, automation systems and all other studio equipment during live broadcasts
- Participation in news team production and story pitch meetings
- Creation of on-air program promotion
- With news staff, content creation for station website, social media and other digital platforms
- Close work with the station manager, digital news director, other program hosts, reporters and student interns
- Representative of WKAR news staff at public events
This is a rare opportunity for a high-profile position at a growing news staff, serving Michigan’s State Capital region.