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Radio Internship
Wisconsin Public Radio is accepting applications for the annual Lee Ester News Fellowship based in Madison, Wisconsin. The Lee Ester News Fellow will be a promising new or very recent bachelor’s or master’s graduate interested in deepening his or her experience and skills in news radio broadcasting.  This paid internship will be a 75%-time appointment for nine months.  The News fellow will be responsible for start-to-finish preparation of assigned news segments/newscasts that are balanced, issue-oriented and analytical. Concentrated coaching and feedback on writing, editing, voicing and other aspects of radio news reporting are important elements of this fellowship.

Wisconsin Public Radio consists of two state-wide program streams – talk and music – on 33 stations. WPR’s award-winning news department, with staff members in Madison and around the state, consists of seasoned professionals who will assist in providing developmental opportunities and feedback. 

Details and application instructions can be found at: 
http://www.wpr.org/lee-ester-news-fellowship
5/8/15


Weekend Anchor/Reporter
KWWL, the powerhouse NBC affiliate serving the 90th ranked market, is seeking an experienced, Anchor/Reporter for our weekend evening newscasts. If you're passionate about news, about the issues that affect our Iowa viewers and have significant TV reporting and anchoring experience, we want to talk to you.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 4/15/2015
Closing Date: 6/15/2015
City: Waterloo - 50703
State: Iowa

Experience: Qualified candidates must have a degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, Communications or related field. Qualified candidates must have excellent writing and on-camera skill and be a strong team player.

Requirements: We're looking for a serious, creative journalist who is as comfortable in a live ad-lib situation as they are reading a prompter. You'll anchor our weekend evening newscasts, report three days a week and represent the station at community events. You must have a valid driver's license, along with a clean driving record.

Additional Information: The Waterloo-Cedar Rapids-Dubuque-Iowa City market is a great place to live with numerous colleges and universities, good quality of life, ample recreation and close proximity to Minneapolis, Chicago and Des Moines. KWWL is proud to be a Quincy station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at: www.careersatquincy.com.

Contact: If you'd like to be part of our award-winning team, send a DVD or a link to your online video and resume’ to:
Shane Moreland, News Director
KWWL Television, Inc.
500 East Fourth Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
smoreland@kwwl.com
KWWL Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
6/15/15

Newscast Producer
KWWL Television, Inc., the powerhouse NBC affiliate in growing eastern Iowa, is looking for a smart, competitive full time Newscast Producer who will also play a key role online and on social media.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 4/10/2015
Closing Date: 6/10/2015
City: Waterloo - 50703
State: Iowa

Experience: We're looking for a producer who knows the difference between stacking a show and creating a newscast that flows and understands the importance of showcasing.

Requirements: Appropriate college degree required, along with newscast producing experience, preferably with an automated production system. One year of experience is preferred. Regular and reliable attendance is required.

Additional Information: The Waterloo-Cedar Rapids-Dubuque-Iowa City market is a great place to live with numerous colleges and universities, good quality of life, ample recreation and close proximity to Minneapolis, Chicago and Des Moines.

Contact: KWWL is proud to be a Quincy station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at: www.careersatquincy.com. If you'd like to be part of our award-winning team, send a DVD or a link to your online video to:
Shane Moreland, News Director
KWWL Television, Inc.
500 East Fourth Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
smoreland@kwwl.com
KWWL Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
6/10/15

Multi Media Journalist
KWWL, the NBC affiliate serving the 90th largest market, is looking for an ambitious, talented Multi-Media Journalist to produce news content for our award-winning television station and website.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 4/10/2015
Closing Date: 6/10/2015
City: Waterloo - 50703
State: Iowa

Experience: We're looking for someone who is just as comfortable in a live ad-lib situation as they are with a script. Superior writing skills are key, as well as your ability to connect with the audience. We prefer candidates with at least 2 years' experience.

Requirements: You'll work with brand-new state-of-the-art HD cameras and editing equipment, producing compelling stories for our TV and web audiences. You'll also use our new cellular live backpack, which allows you to broadcast live from anywhere. You'll find, write, shoot and edit stories that will set us apart from the competition: everything from breaking news to memorable features.

Additional Information: The Waterloo-Cedar Rapids-Dubuque-Iowa City market is a great place to live with numerous colleges and universities, good quality of life, ample recreation and close proximity to Minneapolis, Chicago and Des Moines.

Contact: KWWL is proud to be a Quincy station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at: www.careersatquincy.com. If you'd like to be part of our award-winning team, send a DVD or a link to your online video to:
Shane Moreland, News Director
KWWL Television, Inc.
500 East Fourth Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
smoreland@kwwl.com
KWWL Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
6/10/15

News Director
Statewide Network Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) seeks a seasoned journalist to coach, inspire and lead an award-winning team located in seven bureaus across our state. S/He manages the day-to-day operation of WPR’s 12-person news department, including assigning stories, editing content and establishing an editorial vision for Wisconsin Public Radio. Requires: bachelor’s degree and 5-7 years’ experience in broadcast news; with 3 of those years in supervisory role; strong editorial and ethical judgment; excellent interpersonal skills; experience with multi-platform news production and more... Details and application instructions can be found at: http://www.wpr.org/news-director
5/11/15

Morning Edition Host/Reporter
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) seeks an experienced, engaging, local host of NPR’s Morning Edition on its statewide network. Duties include preparation and production of live local newscasts, weather breaks and other continuity elements, in a precisely timed format.  Additional duties include the production of feature pieces and interviews for use in Morning Edition and other programs as assigned. The successful candidate will join WPR’s award-winning team of journalists committed to outstanding local news coverage. 

Requires:  A four year degree and professional reporter or news producer experience; 2 yrs newscaster/host experience strong writing/producing/editing skills in digital media; Firm adherence to journalistic standards and ethics. 

Details and application instructions can be found at: 
http://www.wpr.org/morning-edition-host-reporter
4/30/15


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