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Radio Reporter

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Position Information

Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
Message to Applicants
Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Radio Reporter
Working Title News Reporter
Department WOSU Public Media
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 432772
Summary of Duties

Produces top-quality NPR-style news stories of local and regional interest. Contributes daily to WOSU’s local news production on 89.7 NPR News and wosu.org, including in-depth enterprise reporting, investigative reporting, spot news coverage, newsmaker interviews. Serve as fill in on-air host for news magazine programming and newscasts. Engages with WOSU stakeholders on social media channels. Contributes stories to NPR and other national networks. Operates production consoles, digital editing and audio systems, news audio and recording equipment. Participates in on-air fundraising activities, represents WOSU Public Media at public appearances. Performs other duties as assigned; may work evenings and holidays.

Keyword: apjobs

Additional Information for Applicants:
Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or similar field of study, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; two years full time reporting experience; engaging voice and on-air delivery; excellent writing skills; proven ability to write compelling broadcast and web stories quickly and under tight deadlines; proficiency in use of social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others; strong editorial and ethical judgement.

Desired Qualifications

3-5 years of experience as working journalist with proven record of enterprise and investigative reporting; public media experience; experience working with Adobe Audition or similar audio editing software; experience working with WordPress or similar web content management system.

Target Salary $21.63 - $23.08 Hourly
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%)

100.0

Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Regular
Posting Start Date 10/07/2017
Posting End Date 10/22/2017
Dept Contact Name Farnsworth,Kurt R
Dept Contact Phone 614/292-5192
Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/81829

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Select one box that best represents your number of full years paid employment:
    • Some, but less than one full year of employment
    • 1 full year or more of employment
    • 2 years
    • 3 years
    • 4 years
    • 5 years
    • 6 years
    • 7 years
    • 8 years
    • 9 years
    • 10 or more years
  2. * Select the box that best represents your educational training:
    • Attended school but did not receive high school diploma or GED
    • High school diploma or GED, but no college credit hours
    • Completed less than 45 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 45 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 90 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 135 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 180 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed an Associate's degree
    • Completed a Bachelor's degree
    • Completed a Master's degree or higher
  3. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Referred by OSU recruiter
    • Job/Career Fair
    • JobsatOSU.com
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Monster.com
    • Columbus Dispatch
    • Dice.com
    • Professional organization
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local newspapers
    • Other
  5. * Do you have at least two years of full time reporting experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have at least 3-5 years of experience as working journalist with proven record of enterprise and investigative reporting?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have at least one year of public media experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Do you have at least one year of experience with Adobe Audition or similar audio editing programs?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Do you have at least one year of experience working with WordPress or similar web content management system?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other