Morning Edition Host/Journalist

KUNR Public Radio
Reno , NV

Application Deadline: Monday, Oct 31, 2022


Morning Edition Host/Journalist

Reno Public Radio (KUNR-FM) in Reno, NV is seeking an experienced Morning Edition Host with strong journalism skills to add to our expanding news presence.

The Morning Edition Host for KUNR at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) performs two main functions. First, the position hosts the Morning Edition shift in morning drive time (live Monday-Friday 5 am to 9 am) producing live local newscasts and reading underwriting messaging and station promotions. Second, the position creates original radio news stories and community segments (research, interviews, writing, voicing). In addition to daily original stories, this position is assigned to the lengthier in-depth reports as needed and helps produce other content for the station. The Morning Edition Host reports to the KUNR Content Director.

Make an immediate impact in our community by hosting Morning Edition (our largest daily audience) providing compelling storytelling and NPR-style journalism across broadcast and digital platforms. Create engaging content with an entrepreneurial mindset – hustle, teamwork and your own talent. Join a passionate, collaborative, inclusive team.

Reno/Tahoe has recreation right out the back door, a thriving business climate and a vibrant food and arts scene. Reno Public Radio – like our university home – is on the move and on the rise … with new things happening and a great energy to keep it fun and rewarding, building on KUNR’s half-century of service to our region.

How to Apply: Online applications only. We require a resume, cover letter, work samples, and references. Submit your application and materials online through the university’s automated search system:–KUNR_R0133051?q=kunr

EEO/AA. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.

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