Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
30 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 5094/I2717

Job Description

Write and edit materials for integrating compelling and creative text, still images, audio- and video-file components, and links to relevant internet resources into an appealing and thoughtful online package. Ensure accuracy of stories by double-checking any necessary facts in assigned projects. Provide additional information to Reports initially developed by broadcast staff. Update the website front page throughout the day, coordinating with station news department for editorial guidance. The site should reflect the daily output of WBUR and its local and national programming. Maintain open communications with news staff and foster a collaborative environment to benefit both the online and on-air products.

Required Skills

Requires: B.A./B.S., or equivalent, excellent communication skills, athorough understanding of how to promote interactivity and audienceengagement with web users, an understanding of the mission of publicradio and one to three years of related experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular