Minimum of two years experience as a working journalist;
Successful experience using broadcast, production and field recording equipment;
Successful experience using contemporary audio editing software;
Experience using social media and digital tools to as journalism tools;
Experience doing FOIAs and building journalism sources;
Experience using software such as Excel to analyze data for journalism purposes;
Experience in managing complex projects with the ability to meet a deadline;
Must have successful experience with diverse populations.
Excellent spoken and written English skills;
Excellent news copy writing skills appropriate for public radio;
Excellent computer skills using existing and emergent computer software;
Must be able to meet deadlines, be organized and detail-oriented;
Ability to use audio production equipment in the field and the studio;
Commitment to ethical journalism standards;
Experience writing in-depth enterprise journalism stories;
Ability to recognize patterns in data;
Ability to build a source pool from diverse communities;
Ability to work collaboratively and independently;
Independence, initiative and good judgment.
Five years reporting experience, preferably in a public radio or audio storytelling environment.
Reporting experience in marginalized communities or news deserts.
Experience developing original journalism stories from talking to sources and using data.
Experience doing long-form special project reporting.
Experience pitching experimental projects and following through to completion.
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite and Wide Orbit.
Fluent in Spanish and/or Vietnamese.
Experience working in marginalized communities.
Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite.
Familiarity with Content Management Systems, such as Wordpress and Drupal.
Working with other reporters and digital staff to design engagement opportunities for stories.