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Employment and Internship Opportunities

KUNC is an award-winning Public Radio station offering a creative and challenging work environment. Our team is made up of creative and dedicated people who are deeply committed to the mission of KUNC.

Community Radio for Northern Colorado's mission is to strengthen our community by cultivating the mind and spirit- informing, inspiring and entertaining. 

We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits including health & dental care, life & short term disability insurance, 403b retirement, and more.

KUNC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity in the workplace.

Current Employment Opportunities:

Producer – KUNC’s “Colorado Edition”

Award-winning NPR affiliate station KUNC seeks a producer to join our team to help create content for our signature daily local program. Colorado Edition takes an in-depth look at the issues affecting Northern Colorado and explores life in the region through diverse voices and perspective.

The producer is a passionate journalist who works well with editors and colleagues, understands the issues in Colorado, and manages multiple tasks – all while being fair, accurate and ethical. Our ideal candidate has a solid foundation in radio production and journalism, a desire to work as part of a team, creative ideas for covering issues affecting Colorado, and a can-do attitude for meeting expectations.

Experience, Skills & Education:

We prefer candidates with a public radio background but are open to training an applicant with news reporting experience in other media who shows a strong desire to transition to public radio reporting in the NPR style.

  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible with segment assignments while still meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to work collaboratively, demonstrating an understanding and respect for public broadcasting in general and the diverse constituencies it serves.
  • A bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field and one year of experience in journalism.
  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus but not required.

For a full job description, please see the PDF below.

Please submit resume, links to online examples of your work, and cover letter to hr@kunc.org. KUNC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workplace diversity.

For best consideration apply by November 30, 2020.

About KUNC News

KUNC News is made up of a team of 15 dedicated journalists committed to telling the stories of northern Colorado.  We participate in several regional journalism collaborations that include Guns & America and the Mountain West Regional Journalism Center.  We provide leadership and editorial support to Capitol Coverage, a Colorado collaboration to cover the state capitol. Our internal reporters cover beats of arts & culture, education & health, growth & the economy, veteran issues, and the Colorado River.  And we have worked hard to create an investigative desk that launched last May.  Our editorial team consists of Director of News, Managing Editor, and Digital Editor.  KUNC News operates with a team mentality, creating engaging and relevant news content with a focus on internal and external collaboration.