WUNC Jobs

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

Full Time Positions

Broadcast Maintenance Engineer
North Carolina Public Radio WUNC-FM, Chapel Hill

North Carolina Public Radio WUNC is the public broadcast service of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. WUNC is a NPR (National Public Radio) member station, serving North Carolinians from Greensboro to the Outer Banks. WUNC reaches over 300,000 listeners weekly, and consistently ranks among the top public radio stations in the country. We have a strong and loyal donor base; our funding is derived primarily from listener contributions and corporate underwriting.

The Broadcast Maintenance Engineer provides technical support to WUNC in all office locations.  This position helps maintain IT systems, works on IT projects, and helps resolve problem requests. Additionally, this position provides maintenance for WUNC’s studios, equipment, automation, AoIP and digital audio library systems.  This position maintains the AoIP (Wheatstone) network and performs daily/monthly maintenance tasks to keep the facilities running smoothly with minimal interruption.

Requirements include an Associate’s degree in electronics and three years of progressive experience in a broadcast television, radio and emerging media engineering environment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Essential skills and abilities include knowledge of studio equipment, recording equipment, and ISDNs. Additionally, the candidate must have knowledge of Windows OS installation, troubleshooting experience, and knowledge of networking and TCP/IP setups for computers and printers.  The candidate must also have strong customer service and communications skills.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years of broadcast engineering experience.   Additionally, the candidate will have IT experience, including server maintenance, virtual environments, and audio software environments. Great organizational skills and the ability to prioritize projects preferred.  Additionally, experience with AoIP (Wheatstone), a working knowledge of PRSS, Content Depot, and radio Automation systems (ENCO) is preferred.  Experience with setting up remote broadcasts is a plus.

Interested candidates must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/109686 . Candidates should be prepared to attach a current CV and cover letter.  The application deadline for this position is December 19, 2016.

WUNC-FM and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
 


Accounting Manager
North Carolina Public Radio WUNC-FM, Chapel Hill

North Carolina Public Radio/WUNC is the public broadcast service of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. WUNC is a NPR (National Public Radio) member station, serving North Carolinians from Greensboro to the Outer Banks. WUNC reaches over 300,000 listeners weekly, and consistently ranks among the top public radio stations in the country. We have a strong and loyal donor base; our funding is derived primarily from listener contributions and corporate underwriting.

The Accounting Manager oversees a diverse set of business, accounting, purchasing, audit, and reporting functions for WUNC. Main duties include review and approval of departmental expenditures, purchasing, expenditure reconciliation and reporting, and overseeing the department’s annual audit. This position serves as primary contact with WUNC managers/staff, consulting on underwriting billing, and departmental purchasing, and expenditures. The Accounting Manager also interacts with University Accounting Services, external Auditors, UNC Purchasing, Disbursement Services, Cashiering and P-Card Offices. Each year, the station is required to undergo a complete audit performed by an outside independent CPA firm, in order to be eligible for funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. This position serves as the lead for the audit.

Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or Associate’s degree in accounting; or Associate’s degree in business or related discipline with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Essential skills and abilities include working knowledge of accounting principles and practices.  Candidates must have experience understanding and applying accounting standards, interpreting new accounting policies and implementation of same. The selected candidate will have demonstrated analytical and organizational skills, and the abilities to manage multiple priorities effectively and successfully. The candidate must also have strong communication and interpersonal skills, plus excellent customer skills. Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills required.

Experience in any or all of the following is a plus: auditing (preparation of financial schedules and reports), PeopleSoft hands on experience, and/or working in a public broadcasting environment. Being a WUNC listener is a plus.

A minimum of three years accounting experience is highly preferred, particularly in a university setting.

Interested candidates must apply online at https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/109363. Candidates should be prepared to attach a current CV and cover letter.  The application deadline for this position is January 3, 2017.

WUNC-FM and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Internships

There are no current internship openings.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.