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Assistant Director-CNC

Job ID: 32288 - Assistant Director-CNC

A newly formed, nonprofit news collaborative launching on Florida’s dynamic west coast is seeking an Executive Editor to lead a small team of experienced reporters who will create content for use by media partners in Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties. The Community News Collaborative is dedicated to creating journalism with reach that connects communities; improves quality of life through information, understanding and empowerment; and fosters a more informed, passionate and civic-minded population.

The inaugural Executive Editor will shape a model for private/philanthropic journalism endeavors serving in a role that balances journalist, liaison and community interface.

They will thrive on change and innovation and will be a strong advocate for diversity in hiring and in coverage.

They must be able to inspire and strategize while sniffing out great stories, serving the interests of the collaborative’s participants and their consumers by producing balanced, high-quality journalism, and understanding Southwest Florida’s rich history, current challenges and dynamic people.

The Community News Collaborative will be housed at WUSF Public Media which is part of the University of South Florida. CNC executive editor and staff will enjoy the benefits of being a USF employee.

Please apply by sending your cover letter, resume and links to your 5 best reports or stories when applying on https://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/index.aspx. Applications will only be accepted through this link.

Apply ASAP; the position is open until filled.

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news and jazz radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

The Assistant Director-CNC is a news manager who leads the reporting team in developing and producing multimedia journalism for use by commercial and non-profit media partners in Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties. They have exceptional journalism skills including: reporting, writing and editing on multiple media platforms including video, audio, and social media. They guide the work flow of content from reporters and successfully supervise and mentor multiple staff on short- and long-term projects that can help improve the community’s quality of life through information, understanding and empowerment.

They are responsible for the Collaborative’s CMS management, maintain a digital archive and are accountable for news reports produced and used by local media organizations.

This position is responsible for maintaining high editorial news standards, according to the Society of Professional Journalists’ ethical guidelines, for themselves and the team.

This position liaises with the WUSF News Manager, media partners and the community to strategize on the best way to tell the stories of the community by using voices from the community.

Responsibilities:

Serve as the lead person for the Community News Collaborative, managing the reporting team in developing and producing multimedia journalism for use by commercial and non-profit media partners in Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties. Responsible for maintaining high editorial news standards, according to the Society of Professional Journalists’ ethical guidelines, for themselves and the team. Maintain a digital archive and is accountable for news reports produced and used, and CMS management. Guide the work flow of content from reporters and supervise and mentor multiple staff on short- and long-term projects that can help improve the community’s quality of life through information, understanding and empowerment.

This position liaises with the WUSF News Manager, media partners and the community to strategize on the best way to tell the stories of the community using voices from the community. They create and maintain relationships with other media leaders, and a diversity of community leaders including those in underserved areas.

Seek opportunities to increase knowledge of multimedia production and best practices for the team.

Liaise with WUSF technical staff to ensure full operation of IT, production and broadcast equipment and facilities. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum of four years related exempt experience, including two years of supervisory experience; or, a combination of eight years of Broadcast experience and training, including two years of supervisory experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Possess solid journalism experience and news judgment, experience with visual journalism software, online writing and editing and using social media as a journalism tool. Familiarity with video journalism production.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media
Hours: Full-Time/Administrative
Salary Range: $85,000 – $95,000
Deadline Date: Open until filled

APPLY NOW

About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
Click on the Apply Now button. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.
Click here for additional tutorial information.

Broadcast Account Executive

Job ID: 32823 – Broadcast Account Executive

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly broadcast audience of greater than 350,000. WUSF Public Media is a department of the University of South Florida, with 75 employees and a budget of $11 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

Responsible for cultivating and soliciting corporate and non-profit support (underwriting) for all WUSF Public Media platforms and events including analog and digital broadcast, on line and digital; and achieving annual revenue goals.

We would prefer a candidate with connections in Pinellas County and the surrounding areas as this will be the focus of this position.

Responsibilities:

Cultivates and solicits media sales from commercial enterprises, businesses and non- profit organizations (underwriting), and achieving annual revenue goals. Manages the sales and sales relationship process by developing and maintaining corporate sales by prospecting, generating qualified leads, cultivating the client’s relationship with WUSF Public Media and presenting sales proposals which result in a signed agreement. Media sales products include, but are not limited to WUSF 89.7 NPR, Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9, HD broadcast channels, event sponsorship and various digital products including websites, newsletters, streaming pre-roll and podcasts.

Liaison with internal departments (Programming, Production, Traffic, Business Office) to ensure proper execution at every level of the media sales agreement.

Provides stewardship for sponsors through strong customer service and client relationships, including resolution of past due accounts, billing discrepancies and scheduling discrepancies.

Attends external functions and other community-based events for lead generation, such as Chamber of Commerce meetings and station-sponsored events. Attend sales and staff meetings and other station events. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Communications and three to five years of experience related to professional sales, media sales or capital campaigns or a Master’s degree.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in digital media sales.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media

Hours: Full-Time/Administrative

Salary Range: $54,000 – 62,500 plus monthly commission

Deadline Date: Open until filled

Job ID: 32823

APPLY NOW

About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
For full description and to apply, please go to Access Careers@USF at https://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/index.aspx and enter 32823 under Search Jobs.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.
Click here for additional tutorial information.

CNC Multimedia News Reporter

Job ID: 32290 - CNC Multimedia News Reporter

A newly formed, nonprofit news collaborative launching on Florida’s dynamic west coast is hiring three journalists to be part of a small team of experienced reporters who will create news content for use by print, digital, TV and radio media organizations in Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties.

The Community News Collaborative is dedicated to creating journalism with reach that connects communities; improves quality of life through information, understanding and empowerment; and fosters a more informed, passionate and civic-minded population.

As a reporter, you’ll be identifying great stories and working with the collaborative’s participants by producing balanced, high-quality journalism, with an eye on Southwest Florida’s rich history, current challenges and dynamic people.

The Community News Collaborative will be housed at WUSF Public Media which is part of the University of South Florida. CNC staff will enjoy the benefits of being a USF employee.

Please apply by sending your cover letter, resume and links to your 5 best reports or stories when applying on https://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/index.aspx . Applications will only be accepted through this link.

Apply ASAP; the position is open until filled.

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news and jazz radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

The Community News Collaborative Multimedia News Reporter is a multimedia journalist specializing in creating news content for use on multiple platforms such as video, audio and on-line including websites and social media, and producing original multimedia features, as assigned, for the Community News Collaborative. This multimedia journalist is able to develop story ideas, conduct interviews and produce comprehensive news reports for consumers of TV stations, newspapers, radio stations and on-line users. Reporter is proficient at telling a story on TV and on radio as well as in print. This position is responsible for maintaining high editorial news standards according to the Society of Professional Journalists? ethical guidelines. They contribute editorial concepts, audio and video recordings, arrange for interviews and collaborate as part of a news team serving the Sarasota, Manatee, and DeSoto county region.

Responsibilities:

Serve as a multimedia journalist for the Community News Collaborative. Pitch, produce and research original multimedia features that will serve newspapers, TV, radio and online sites and social media. Contribute editorial concepts, audio and video recordings, arrange for interviews and collaborate as part of a news team serving the Sarasota, Manatee, and DeSoto county region.

Create social media posts for each story produced according to the format of the news partners. Report or give background on stories on TV and radio.

Build diverse sources and deep relationships in the community in order to ensure a voice for traditionally underserved people.

Seek opportunities to increase knowledge of multimedia production and best practices.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Communications and two years of experience related to journalism and/or communications; or a Master’s degree in the fields listed above. Four years of vocational/technical training and experience may substitute for the Bachelor’s degree.

Preferred Qualifications:

Possess solid news judgment and experience with multimedia journalism, digital content creation, on line writing and using social media as a journalism tool.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media
Hours: Full-Time/Administrative
Salary Range: $60,000 – $75,600
Deadline Date: Open until filled

APPLY NOW

About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
Click on the Apply Now button. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.
Click here for additional tutorial information.

CNC Video/Multimedia News Reporter

Job ID: 32291 - CNC Video/Multimedia News Reporter

A newly formed, nonprofit news collaborative launching on Florida’s dynamic west coast is hiring a multimedia journalist specializing in creating video news content for use on TV and digital to be part of a small team of experienced reporters who will create content for use by media partners in Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties.

The Community News Collaborative is dedicated to creating journalism with reach that connects communities; improves quality of life through information, understanding and empowerment; and fosters a more informed, passionate and civic-minded population.

As a multimedia reporter, you’ll be identifying great stories and working with the collaborative’s participants by producing balanced, high-quality journalism, with an eye on Southwest Florida’s rich history, current challenges and dynamic people.

The Community News Collaborative will be housed at WUSF Public Media which is part of the University of South Florida. CNC staff will enjoy the benefits of being a USF employee.

Please apply by sending your cover letter, resume and links to your 5 best reports or stories when applying in https://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/index.aspx . Applications will only be accepted through this link.

Apply ASAP; the position is open until filled.

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news and jazz radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

The Community News Collaborative Video/Multimedia News Reporter journalist will specialize in creating video content for use on TV and on-line including websites and social media, providing high-quality still images and video, and producing original multimedia features, as assigned for the Community News Collaborative. This multimedia journalist is able to develop story ideas, conduct interviews and produce comprehensive video, audio and written news reports for consumers of TV stations, newspapers, radio stations and on-line users. Reporter is proficient at telling a story on TV and on radio as well as in print. This position is responsible for maintaining high editorial news standards according to the Society of Professional Journalists’ ethical guidelines. They contribute editorial concepts, audio and video recordings, arrange for interviews and collaborate as part of a news team serving the Sarasota, Manatee, and DeSoto county region.

Responsibilities:

Serve as a multimedia journalist for the Community News Collaborative. Pitch, produce and research original multimedia features that will serve newspapers, TV, radio and on-line sites and social media. Provide quality video and still images, as assigned. Adhere to high editorial standards according to the Society of Professional Journalists’ ethical guidelines. Manage digital news visual library. Contribute editorial concepts, audio and video recordings, arrange for interviews and collaborate as part of a news team focused on the Sarasota, Manatee, Sarasota and DeSoto county region.

Create social media posts for each story produced according to the format of the news partners. Report or give background on stories on TV and radio.

Build diverse sources and deep relationships in the community in order to ensure a voice for traditionally underserved people.

Seek opportunities to increase knowledge of multimedia production and best practices.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Communications and two years of experience related to journalism and/or communications; or a Master’s degree in the fields listed above. Four years of vocational/technical training and experience may substitute for the Bachelor’s degree.

Preferred Qualifications:

Possess solid news judgment and experience with video journalism, expertise in visual journalism software, on line writing and editing and using social media as a journalism tool. Familiarity with video journalism production.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media
Hours: Full-Time/Administrative
Salary Range: $60,000 – $75,600
Deadline Date: Open until filled

APPLY NOW

About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
Click on the Apply Now button. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.

Click here for additional tutorial information.

Classical Program Host

Job ID: 32348 - Classical Program Host

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news and jazz radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

The person in this position serves a multi-functional role. They are an on-air host for live and pre-recorded classical music shifts. They are knowledgeable about classical music and research the music’s history and recent news on present-day musicians and composers to present on the air. They are in touch with the classical music and arts-related events so they can share that information on the air and keep WSMR listeners connected with the community. They are comfortable hosting on camera as well as on radio.

They prepare scripts for live interviews and conduct live and recorded interviews with composers, musicians, and conductors.

They participate in on-air fundraising campaigns.

They contribute to station promotional writing and production and produce promotional spots. They do voice recording for WUSF Public Media

They engage with audience on social media and digital platforms, including video.

They participate in station events onsite and at remote locations, representing WUSF Public Media in different venues. They do live on-stage hosting/introduction of concerts.

They work with student interns; helping them learn all aspects of classical music radio production.

They produce and create podcasts that provides the stories behind the music.

Special Requirements:

Classical Program Host’s primary workplace will be at the WUSF Public Media/WSMR Studios. Remote work may be permitted in coordination with a supervisor.

Responsibilities:

The person in this position serves a multi-functional role. They are an on-air host for live and pre-recorded classical music shifts. They are knowledgeable about classical music and research the music’s history and recent news on present-day musicians and composers to present on air. They are in touch with the classical music and arts-related events so they can share that information on the air and keep WSMR listeners connected with the community. They prepare scripts for live interviews and conduct live and recorded interviews with composers, musicians, and conductors. They are comfortable hosting on the radio as well as in front of a camera.

They participate in on-air fundraising campaigns. They contribute to station promotional writing and production and produce promotional spots and they do voice recording for WUSF Public Media.

They work in the WSMR music library, cataloging new music, entering it into the database and assisting the music programmer.

They represent WUSF Public Media in different venues and do live, on-stage hosting and introduction of concerts. They engage with audience on social media and digital platforms, including video.

They work with student interns; helping them learn all aspects of classical music radio production.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or related field and two years of directly related experience; or a Master’s degree in the fields listed above. Four years of vocational/technical training and experience may substitute for the Bachelor’s degree requirement.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of broadcast radio experience.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media
Hours: Full-Time/Administrative
Salary Range: $55,000 – $60,00
Deadline Date: Open until filled

APPLY NOW

About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
Click on the Apply Now button. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.
Click here for additional tutorial information.

Programming Fundraising Producer

Job ID: 32352 - Programming Fundraising Producer

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news and jazz radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

Programming Fundraising Producer reports to, and works closely with Program Director to help plan, produce and implement on-air fundraising events for news station WUSF and classical station WSMR. Position collaborates with Membership Fundraising Producer in advance of, and during 50+ on-air days of fundraising and contributes to on strategic planning initiatives throughout the year.

Special Requirements:

Position will be required to work on-site during campaigns; can work in a hybrid scenario throughout the year on testimonials, schedules, writing, production, recording, network logistics and planning. Ideal candidate will be highly organized, deadline and solutions oriented.

Responsibilities:

Planning, coordinating and managing on-air fundraising content and logistics prior to, during, and following on-air fundraisers. This includes scheduling and concise communication with staff, script-writing, promotions, managing all aspects of live and funder show logistics, manage production and spot inventory throughout campaigns, network collaboration and coordination, pitch, direct and coach as needed, prepare and update pitch materials, and collaborate with WUSF Public Media departments to assure all tools are available in the organization’s on-air fundraising toolbox.

Develop and manage local and national fundraising spot inventory for all campaigns as well as production for year-round fundraising. Write and produce local fundraising materials for all on-air campaigns for air and web. Coordinate and produce listener and custom network testimonials year-round.

Work with Program Director and Membership Fundraising Producer to develop effective on-air, year-round fundraising materials and campaigns that fit seamlessly into station sound for WSMR and WUSF, while focusing on listener. May include audio, copy for announcers, video, and other multi-media opportunities.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcasting or Communications and one to three years of radio broadcasting operations, on-air production or traffic systems; or a Master’s degree in the fields listed above.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experienced broadcaster with a passion for radio, fundraising and audience service; strong production skills; comfortable engaging and connecting with listeners; excellent interpersonal written and oral communication skills; strong team-player who seeks out ways to collaborate.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media
Hours: Full-Time/Administrative
Salary Range: $55,000 – $63,00
Deadline Date: Open until filled

APPLY NOW

About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
Click on the Apply Now button. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.

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Radio Programming Assistant

Job ID: 32353 - Radio Programming Assistant

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news and jazz radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Program Director, the Radio Programming Assistant assists in day-to-day and administrative activities within the WUSF Public Media Programming Department.

Successful candidate will have demonstrated detail, organizational, communication and collaboration skills; radio and audio production and writing skills are highly important; excellent verbal and listening skills; and an interest in working with a team focused on helping serve and increase the audience for WSMR and WUSF.

Special Requirements:

Administrative duties for Programming department can be completed on a hybrid remote work schedule. Flexibility to work on-site as needed, especially during live, on-air fundraising campaigns and other live events will be required.

Responsibilities:

Assist with daily programming and administrative duties that includes admin support to department directors, provide communications throughout the department regarding on-air promotions, special programs, events, changes, staffing and fundraising. Assist as liaison with remote staff. Provide liaison support across WUSF Public Media departments.

Contribute to digital and on-air promotion and branding by writing and crafting produced radio spots, coordinating logistics for custom spots, updating program grids other communication materials, and assist Digital Services with website assets.

Assist with listener correspondence and inquiries.

Assist with the planning and implementation of on-air fundraisers as needed which may include audio production, pitching, directing, custom audio spots.

Assist with preparing materials for staff and programming meetings, and outside events, which includes slide preparation, handouts, audio and video clips.

Assist with programming department and staff updates: maintaining a log of outside station activities, events, presentations, interviews, live performances, changes, special programming, awards, etc.

Serve as Programming Department operations coordinator during live events, fundraisers, special programming.

Attend stations events as requested, and other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, with at least four years of appropriate experience. Additional education may not be substituted for this experience requirement.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree with 4 year experience and familiarity with public radio programming, standards and core values. Experience and knowledge of public broadcasting formats and programming preferable. Strong organizational skills and should be detailed oriented.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media
Hours: Full-Time
Salary Range: $34,000-$45,000
Deadline Date: Open until filled

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About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
Click on the Apply Now button. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.

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Fiscal & Business Specialist

Job ID: 32673 - Fiscal & Business Specialist

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news radio station and an all-classical radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly broadcast audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

This Fiscal & Business Specialist position is responsible for the processes that drive WUSF Member Services as well as all aspects of the Allegiance software donor database. This includes serving as the liaison with Allegiance Support, maintaining the database, actively seeking efficiencies and serving as a resident expert on the system. This position is responsible for submitting electronic files daily to the USF Foundation, reconciling historical transactions with USF Foundation’s Business Office, and communicating with USF Foundation’s Gift Processing Team, USF Foundation’s Business Office, and WUSF Member Services any findings and corrections from the Uninitialized Deposits and Transactions Reports. This position also generates statistical reports to be used by WUSF’s Business Office, Member Services and Development departments. Will be a backup for the Staff Assistant at the Front Desk.

This position will initially be in the office full-time but will eventually have the possibility of being hybrid.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for the Daily Electronic Transmittal Process which sends files to USF Foundation via FTP; Oversees Allegiance database to ensure that all functions work properly; Serves as a liaison with Allegiance Support, USF Foundation and Central Records.

Responsible for reconciling historical transactions with USF Foundation’s Business Office which includes researching and reviewing reports; Communicates with USF Foundation’s Gift Processing Team, USF Foundation’s Business Office, and WUSF Member Services any findings and corrections from the Uninitialized Deposits and Transactions Reports.

Prepares analytical reports with information from the WUSF Allegiance database as well as information garnered via Data Mining, as needed, in order to apprise WUSF Management of progress, trends, profitability, and efficiency and to point out any deficiencies so that informed decisions can be made. Makes recommendations to management as to the effectiveness of established procedures and processes based on analyses of WUSF’s results as well as those of Public Media in general.

Performs other duties as necessary including but not limited to: Produce Cash Receipts (CRs) for WUSF Business Office; Process Underwriting credit card/EFT charges; Process donor refund requests; Manage the PayPal Payflow gateway; Manage email gateway in Allegiance which allows automatic payment notifications; Research disputed charges/NSF checks; Run Monthly Renewals Process; and run various Allegiance reports as needed including: Morning Report, Benchmark Data Collection Report, Analysis Report for Digital Re-class Report, Possible Duplicate Account Report, Multiple Open Pledges Report, Divorced/Deceased Report. Will serve as a backup for the Staff Assistant for the front desk filling in when the Staff Assistant is out sick or on annual leave.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a High School diploma or equivalent with three years of work experience in positions with fiscal support duties. College or other relevant post-secondary coursework may substitute for the experience requirement on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent of two years’ experience, preferably in the non-profit industry. Communication, Problem Solving, Time Management, Collaboration, Adaptability, Organization, and Strong Work Ethic. Knowledge of database software and office applications. Additional experience working with confidential information. Proficient in word processing, Excel, and Allegiance database management (or equivalent software) — web module, a plus.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media
Hours: Full-Time/Administrative
Salary Range: $33,000 – $50,000
Deadline Date: Open until filled

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About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
Click on the Apply Now button. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.

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Assistant Director, Grants

Job ID: 32791 - Assistant Director, Grants

Organizational Summary:

WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news radio station and an all-classical music radio station, and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly broadcast audience of greater than 350,000. WUSF Public Media is a department of the University of South Florida, with 75 employees and a budget of $11 million and provides internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.

Position Summary:

The Assistant Director, Grants reports directly to the Associate VP & General Manager and is responsible for securing funding and administering the resultant projects that advance the mission and strategic goals of WUSF Public Media. This position will investigate, make application for and report on national, regional and local grant opportunities applicable to WUSF Public Media through government, private and individual sources. This position administers and oversees the long-term and daily operations of grant-funded programs and projects including hiring staff, ensures all grant actions fall within the framework of the contract and applicable laws, regulations and practices, and with WUSF’s finance department prepares reports for grantors, USF Sponsored Research and USF Foundation.

Responsibilities:

Secure funding for WUSF Public Media initiatives through grants from federal, state and local government sources, foundations and from individuals. Develop and maintain relationships with people in the local and national grant-making community. Research grant opportunities, write and prepare proposals, and develop budgets to support funding requests. Review pre-award documents for compliance with policies, analyze and negotiate terms and conditions of award. Submits grants to USF Sponsored Research, USF Foundation or other appropriate department of USF.

Project Management. Serve as WUSF Public Media’s project manager for all grants. Work cross-departmentally to develop mission-based initiatives that increase and serve the WUSF Public Media audience. Ensure that grant-funded projects are completed according to the parameters of the agreement with the funder. Responsible for hiring program and project staff as required by the grant. Assist department heads and managers in adhering to the budget. Establish sustainability plans for projects that will extend beyond the original grant. Work collaboratively with internal and external partners to achieve success with grants including other media organizations, departments of USF, and non-profits.

Monitoring, reporting and compliance. Ensure compliance with terms and conditions of grants and contracts. Prepare stewardship and narrative reports on a timely basis as required per grant or contract. Work with WUSF business office, USF Sponsored Research, USF Foundation and appropriate department staff on the development, completion and submission of reports, budgets and expenditures.

Other duties and projects as assigned related to special events, community engagement and marketing.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum of four years related exempt experience, including two years of supervisory experience; or, a combination of eight years of Broadcast experience and training, including two years of supervisory experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree plus strong writing skills and experience.

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Department: 0-0662-000 / WUSF Public Media

Hours: Full-Time/Administrative

Salary Range: $33,000 – $50,000

Deadline Date: Open until filled

Job ID: 32673

APPLY NOW

About USF:

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF:

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

Work Location:Campus map and location overview: USF – Tampa Campus

Equal Employment Opportunity:
USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator.

How To Apply:
For full description and to apply, please go to Access Careers@USF at https://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/index.aspx and enter 32791 under Search Jobs.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.

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WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive public media organization that operates an NPR news and jazz radio station [WUSF, 89.7-FM] and an all-classical music radio station [WSMR, 89.1-FM and 103.9-FM], and provides digital content online, through newsletters, podcasts and social media and serves a weekly audience of greater than 350,000. It is a department of the University of South Florida, with 70 employees and a budget of $12 million and provides paid internships to students. WUSF Public Media’s main studios are on the USF Tampa campus, with a broadcast and music performance studio on the USFSM campus and an office and news production studio on the USFSP campus.
WUSF Public Media is a division of the University Communications and Marketing department consisting of three strategic business units; WUSF 89.7, WSMR and IntellisMedia. WUSF Public Media serves the university by providing the community with news, information and entertainment programming that informs and enriches their daily lives and is engaged in educational work in the community. WUSF Public Media provides students with learning and personal growth opportunities through formal classes and internships and informal hands-on experiences.
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