WUNC Seeks State of Things Producer

Aug 18, 2016

  North Carolina Public Radio-WUNC, the public radio station licensed to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is hiring a Producer.

The Producer creates segments for the station’s statewide daily midday talk show, The State of Things. S/he is responsible for booking, pre-interviewing and briefing interesting, informative, and conversational show segments. The ability to work under a daily deadline is essential. Familiarity with North Carolina and strong production skills preferred. The position includes working closely with the show host, other producers and technical staff.

The Producer reports to the Managing Editor. The position is based at the station’s Durham office.

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. 

The State of Things airs on WUNC and two other stations: WCQS in Asheville and WHQR in Wilmington.

Salary and benefits are competitive.

Interested candidates must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/104431.    Candidates should be prepared to attach a cover letter and current CV with links to work samples. The deadline to apply is August 26, 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.