Job Description:
Job Responsibilities: 
Develops news story ideas, researches topics, conducts interviews, and produces meaningful content for South Carolina Public Radio’s website and other digital platforms. Reviews, edits, and troubleshoots digital content created by other members of the SC Public Radio team, including collaborating closely with reporters and producers to translate stories produced for broadcast into engaging web stories and to develop digital-first reporting. Works with Radio team to create strategy, training, skills, and workflow. Ensures that breaking news is represented on website and social media. Aggregates news stories and content from NPR, APM, PRX, the Associated Press, and other local and national partners and wires.

Responsible for Radio website maintenance, expansion, and reorganization through Grove, NPR Studio, Composer, and other management systems. Manages promotional content and announcements on the website. Oversees scheduling of daily and weekly podcast posts. Creates subpages for Radio personnel and content like on-air programs, ongoing coverage, podcasts, and more, and ensures that information on those pages is correct and updated. Coordinates with Fundraising, Underwriting, ETV Digital, and other teams on relevant
content. Helps to maintain streaming and smart speaker services. Leads efforts maintaining NPROne/NPR App presence. Oversees reporting to SoundExchange and other relevant parties. Keeps current on digital trends and engages in forward-thinking about upcoming content needs.

Reviews website analytics, podcast downloads, and other metrics. Analyzes data to understand audience segmentation, tracking the performance of content across platforms. Collaborates with Director of Radio and other team members to utilize this information in creating content to meet audience needs. Collaborates with social media and engagement team to share and repurpose existing broadcast and website content on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social platforms, and to generate new content specifically for those audiences. Reports and produces stories and programming for broadcast, as necessary. Serves as on-air talent during pledge drives. Acts as a representative of South Carolina Public Radio at various functions. Performs other duties as assigned. 


Minimum and Additional Requirements

A bachelor's degree and experience in radio or television programming, production or engineering. Experience in print, digital, and/or broadcast journalism or content

Preferred Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or relevant equivalent. At least three years of experience as a journalist and/or digital producer preferred.

Knowledge of South Carolina Public Radio’s content and mission preferred. Knowledge of NPR content management systems preferred.

Job Location: 
Columbia, SC
United States
Job Category: 
Monday, October 16, 2023
Job Type: 
Full time
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You must apply on-line at Follow the status of your application on-line. Please complete the State employment application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

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(803) 737-3534