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C-7-21 Savannah Reporter WSVH

Georgia Public Broadcasting | Savannah GA 31404 USA | Full Time | Posted: 08/30/2021

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Georgia Public Broadcasting is looking for an experienced and enterprising journalist to cover news and issues impacting coastal Georgia including the environment, climate, and public policy. This region is known for its richness and diversity in storytelling in an ever-changing South. The Savannah reporter will tell the stories of the varied communities that make up this part of Georgia and remain current on the news and issues that are vital to the region. GPB is increasing its coverage of public policy and the impact of those policies on citizens throughout the state of Georgia. Our Savannah reporter will focus on the issues most important to those who live along the coast. They will also represent GPB in the community and be the primary point of contact for our Savannah Bureau and radio studios. GPB is a 20-station statewide radio network based in the top ten radio market of Atlanta, with Bureaus in Savannah and Macon.

Candidate Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in a related field and/or the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
• Must have at least five years’ experience as a reporter, public radio experience strongly preferred
• Ability to produce compelling feature stories across all of GPB’s platforms and daily news coverage as needed
• Experience in recording, gathering, selecting, and editing audio using Adobe Audition
• Able to write using AP style.
• A deep curiosity for the world around you and ability to discover and tell engaging stories
• Able to remain current on issues impacting coastal Georgia and develop relationships and contacts in those communities
• Ability to work collaboratively with other reporters and editors, meet deadlines, juggle multiple assignments, and prioritize time
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule, to include 7 days a week, nights, weekends, and holidays when needed.

We Offer: Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, retirement plans; Pre-tax benefits for health, dental, vision, life, specified illness and accidental insurance; Health and child care spending accounts; Disability insurance; and opportunities for training and professional development. This is a full-time position.

To Apply: Upload resume, references, and applicant form on the GPB Job Center located at www.gpb.org/jobs. ONLY Applications submitted through the GPB Job Center WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

Georgia Public Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Location Savannah, GA, 31404, United States
Categories Other

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Contact Name Veronica Daniels
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Primary Phone 404-685-2663
Primary Fax 404-685-2403
Job Code C-7-21

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