WUNC Jobs

  The following jobs and internships are currently available at WUNC. Information about applying is contained in the body of each listing:

Youth Radio Reporters

North Carolina Public Radio-WUNC is seeking Youth Radio Reporters to participate in its 2015 Summer Youth Reporting Institute.  Youth Radio Reporters will be asked to pitch, report, write and produce radio news stories on assignment for possible broadcast on North Carolina Public Radio-WUNC.  This is a unique opportunity for young people to tell stories about their community in their own voice.  The Summer Youth Reporting Institute is located at the WUNC Studios at American Tobacco in downtown.

These positions are designed to be filled by persons who are currently enrolled in local high schools or recent graduates.  Successful applicants are good listeners, writers and verbal communicators.  Youth Radio Reporters will also work with digital audio recording equipment, audio editing software and basic office computer programs.  Applicants with all levels of experience will be considered.  Applications must be submitted online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/72325 no later than May 15, 2015.


Youth Radio Mentors

North Carolina Public Radio-WUNC is seeking Youth Radio Mentors to lead the 2015 Summer Youth Reporting Institute.  The Youth Radio mentors will work under the direction of WUNC’s Program Director.  The Summer Youth Reporting Institute is located at the WUNC Studios at American Tobacco in downtown Durham.

The successful candidate will be skilled in the basics of producing compelling radio; have experience leading youth; and are capable of being good collaborators.  Applications must be submitted online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/71993 no later than April 24, 2015.


Internships

The State of Things, WUNC's live midday program, is accepting applications for a paid summer internship. 

The intern works directly with producers and Host Frank Stasio to bring the issues, personalities and places of North Carolina to our listeners. The State of Things broadcasts daily from the American Tobacco Historic District campus in Durham. It airs on WUNC, WCQS-Asheville and WHQR-Wilmington.

Responsibilities include:
    -generating and pitching segment ideas
    -writing digital content
    -assisting with daily live show production
    -managing social media components for the show

The ideal candidate is a hard-working, creative college student who thrives under pressure. Prior radio experience is helpful but not required. We are looking for smart, self-starters that enjoy working as part of a team. Interns should be available a minimum of three days per week for a total of 20 hours.

Interested candidates must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/70911, no phone calls please. Application deadline is April 1, 2015.