Radio Fine Arts Producer

Join the WLRH Team.

Interested in being a part of Alabama’s first public radio station? WLRH 89.3 FM/HD in Huntsville, Alabama is seeking a part-time Radio Fine Arts Producer.  Are you a creative thinker? Are you musically inclined? Can you see the world through different perspectives? Do you love public radio and want to make a difference in your community? If so, we want to hear from you.

This position is responsible for assisting in production of our fine arts radio programming- primarily classic and classical music. Duties include maintaining the cataloging system for music recordings, producing & hosting local classical music & fine arts programs, and coordinating interviews and special features. You’ll also participate in fund-raising activities and community outreach, including fund drives, open houses, and station events.

Requirements for this position include 3 years’ experience as a musician or performing artist. At the time of the employment interview, an onsite audition may be required. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. Experience at a public radio station is desirable.  Good computer skills are essential. Some nights and weekend work may be required.

WLRH is Alabama's first public radio station with deep ties to arts and culture in North Alabama and the Tennessee Valley. We cover a service area roughly 60 miles in all directions from our transmitter on Monte Sano Mountain, including north central Alabama and south central Tennessee.  Our main signal offers a mix of music, news, and variety programs offered by National Public Radio, American Public Media, Public Radio International, and more. WLRH also broadcasts three HD channelsHD1 is a digital version of the main WLRH signal. HD2 is a 24-hour classical music service. HD3 provides the most diverse news and talk programming in Alabama.

Huntsville is regularly ranked one of the best cities to live in America. It is a diverse, international city that made its name in pioneering the American space program. That spirit of innovation is alive and well in The Rocket City, which is quickly becoming Alabama’s largest city. It features a vibrant music and arts scene, dozens of great restaurants, award-winning breweries, and world-class outdoor recreation.

WLRH is the sister radio station to Alabama Public Television.  APTV is the nation's first public broadcasting network and is nationally recognized as a leader in education. Both WLRH and APTV are licensed to the Alabama Educational Television Commission. This is an APT Foundation position. APT is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

To apply, send a cover letter, resume and three (3) professional references to:

Human Resources Manager
APT
2112 11th Avenue South, Suite 400
Birmingham, AL 35205

You can also email your application materials to tneeley@aptv.org by Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

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