Job Description:



The University of Nebraska at Omaha is seeking a

News Director

KVNO Radio

Primarily responsible for producing in-depth radio news features and multi-media/multi-platform journalism for KVNO. The news director prepares cogent news stories for broadcast on KVNO as well as regional and national broadcast for radio outlets and all related KVNO websites. He/she will anchor several newscasts each weekday, including 7 a.m., 8 a.m. and others to be determined. The news director supervises part-time correspondents and student interns, helping them develop and hone their reporting and presentation skills. This person must be able to produce high quality photographs to supplement his/her reporting and be technically skilled and proficient in the use of digital audio editing software. The successful candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to relay important and compelling stories by incorporating such elements as natural sound and voice actualities into their reports. This position requires flexible and some weekend working hours. Individual must have access to their own personal transportation.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism
  • Two (2) years public radio reporting
  • Will consider a combination of education and work experience.


Salary Information:  $45,000/year


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Applications will be reviewed beginning 01/06/2020.  To ensure consideration, please complete an application prior to this date.   Applications received after this date may still receive consideration.

This position will remain open until filled.


The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an E-Verify employer.

Job Location: 
Omaha, NE
United States
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Job Type: 
Full time
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