Montana Public Radio

Now Hiring: MTPR News Director

Oct 21, 2019

We're looking for an energetic and experienced leader for our award-winning newsroom.

The station has a 54-year history of excellent journalism. The news director produces daily news stories for broadcast and digital platforms. Additionally, they assist and guide the news department in creating timely public affairs and news-oriented podcasts.

MTPR is located at the University of Montana in the beautiful, friendly, northern Rockies city of Missoula. As MTPR’s top news authority, the news director uses the highest ethical, editorial, artistic and technical standards to set the station’s news policy and maintain journalistic integrity across all station platforms.

The successful candidate will demonstrate ethical and professional journalism standards and have experience in producing journalism for a variety of different platforms, with a strong emphasis in quality audio work. A strong work ethic and collaboration will be key functions of this position. This position reports to director of the Broadcast Media Center and serves as a member of the senior staff team.

See the full job description and apply here.