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Job 4823: DIGITAL PRODUCER – KCUR’S KANSAS NEWS SERVICE

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Deadline: 8/21/2017
Media: Radio
Department: Production
Description: KCUR’s seeks a creative, digital-savvy individual with excellent news judgment to join a growing team of reporters and editors. The Digital Producer, who will be a part of KCUR’s Kansas News Service, will be located in Kansas City, Missouri, with weekly regional travel. The ideal candidate will be a great writer with a strong background in social media. The ideal candidate will have experience in creating and curating digital content across a variety of platforms, and in engaging communities online and in-person. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of or an interest in learning and understanding the culture, challenges, industries, politics and people of Kansas. The Digital Producer must have an innovative and collaborative approach to content creation and distribution, and an ability to multitask in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Enthusiasm for public media is a plus. KCUR 89.3 is the NPR affiliate in Kansas City and is an editorially-independent community service of the University of Missouri-Kansas City. See www.kcur.org/jobs for the complete position description and information about KCUR and Kansas City.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in journalism, marketing, communications or a related field; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job. One year of experience in a related position. See www.kcur.org/jobs for the whole job description, including preferred qualifications.
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KCUR
4825 Troost Ave, Room 202
Kansas City MO 64110
Phone: 816-235-1551
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Notes: Review of applications will begin on Monday, August 21, 2017. Apply online: www.umkc.edu/jobs. Applicants must combine all materials (cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.).