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Date Submitted: October 7, 2022
Station: WMNF
Location: Tampa, Florida
Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled
Salary Range: $22-$25/hour

Job Description:


Provide quality local, national, and international news in accordance with WMNF style and format. Listed below are the responsibilities of the job. Other responsibilities may be assigned as needed.

  • Write, edit and produce stories for WMNF
  • Perform local reporting and field production of 5 original stories per week, on tight deadlines, to be broadcast on WMNF and shared with our network
  • Assist with the production/hosting of WMNF public affairs
  • Anchor newscasts as assigned by News and Public Affairs
  • Develop news story ideas and coordinate coverage of local events and stories with the News and Public Affairs Director.
  • Maintain fairness, accuracy and high ethical standards
  • Perform Assistant/News Director functions when
  • Gather sound and communicate with a variety of
  • Participate in on-air fundraising during WMNF Membership Drives
  • Assist with station events as
  • Assist in the training and supervision of news volunteers.
  • Report problems to
  • Updates of the WMNF news website to keep the site fresh; includes communicating with News Director & other social media staff/volunteers for web updates.


  • Proven record of reporting
  • Excellent writing and editing ability
  • Good computer skills
  • Good live on-air presentation
  • Ability to work on a deadline and at varying hours
  • Ability to edit sound files
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Ability to research independently
  • Photography, video, editing software, web, and social media



  • A. with Liberal Arts background or equivalent
  • Minimum one year experience in radio/print journalism
  • Knowledge of broadcast production and field recording
  • Good broadcast voice, demonstrated announcing and writing skills
  • Familiar with current copyright regulations
  • Must have a working vehicle, valid driver’s license, and minimum amount of vehicle insurance required by the
  • Ability and willingness to
  • Understanding of FCC Rules and Regulations regarding broadcast

Dedication to public media, quality journalism and the WMNF mission


Send required application materials to:
Address application materials to: Hiring Committee