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WRVO Job Opening: Senior Project Producer

Title:                Senior Project Producer
Division:          Programming
Reports to:      Director of Program Support

Position summary:The Senior Project Producer (SPP) will serve as chief editor/producer of audio projects stemming from regional events such as community forums, station promotion functions, special broadcasts including election night coverage, and grant-funded activity.  The SPP will serve as an on-air host and will be responsible for organizing and participating in on-air fundraisers.  The SPP will oversee production of WRVO’s signature old-time-radio program Tuned to Yesterday and other programs as assigned.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Produce regional content for broadcast and podcast at wrvo.org as assigned.
  • Serve as on-air host for Tuned to Yesterday and as regional host for All Things Considered, Morning Edition and other day parts as assigned.
  • Organize and administer scripting and scheduling of talent for on-air fundraisers.
  • Work closely with Program Operations Manager to assure consistent high-quality production values in all broadcasts and podcasts.
  • Participate in station events with donors and other stakeholders as assigned.

Qualifications and Education Required:

  • High school degree or higher.
  • Minimum of five years of experience in audio production for broadcast.
  • Excellent oral and written skills.
  • Experience operating radio program automation systems.
  • Experience as a successful on-air host (must provide audio samples)
  • Experience pitching on-air during membership drives.
  • Ability to work effectively on deadline.

WRVO Public Media is a multi-station network with an NPR News/Information format serving Central and Northern New York.  WRVO offices and studios are located on the campus of the State University of New York College at Oswego.
To Apply:  Submit a cover letter, resume and names, affiliations, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references electronically to:


Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Research Foundation of SUNY/WRVO is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.  No phone calls.

The selected individual will be a Research Foundation of SUNY employee (see: http://www.oswego.edu/administration/ORSP/research_foundation.html).  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, gender, or sexual orientation.