News Director

WKAR Public media – Michigan State University


WKAR enriches people's lives through programs and services that educate, inspire, and entertain, fostering citizenship and culture, the joy of learning, and the power of diverse perspectives.


Job Summary

KJZZ 91.5 FM is looking for a reporter and fill-in host for Phoenix's daily public radio news magazine, The Show!

We want an experienced longform feature reporter with a strong set of investigative skills and an impeccable, professional on-air delivery that fits seamlessly into KJZZ's programs.

SUMMARY: Attain and surpass fundraising goals by securing contributions for program underwriting, corporate memberships, and special events sponsorships from the business, advertising, and arts community.

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The Opportunity

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