Jobs

Lehigh Valley Community Broadcasters Association
WDIY 88.1 FM

 

Job Posting – September 2019

Title: Director of News and Information

Reports to:  Operation Director 

WDIY FM will be celebrating its 25th birthday in 2020 and is a listener-supported public radio station based in the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania which has been broadcasting since January, 1995.  We serve the community of eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey with award-winning NPR programs like Morning Edition and All Things Considered along with locally-produced programs exploring political, financial, and cultural topics in the Lehigh Valley.

In addition to NPR, local news and public affairs, WDIY is also home to an eclectic mix of music programs. Classical, folk, jazz, blues, indie rock, world music.

Responsibilities

Localization is the key to maintaining an audience in the Lehigh Valley and WDIY is seeking a person who is skilled in the areas below:

News Anchoring

News Reporting

Writing/hosting for news, features and public affairs

Digital editing

Staff/volunteer coordination

Mentoring and training volunteer prospects

Identifying resources and contacts for news coverage

Experience Needed to Qualify

A college degree in media, broadcasting and/or Journalism

Proficient in Microsoft Office

LVCBA/WDIY is an equal opportunity employer