St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU, St. Louis' NPR station located in Grand Center, is seeking a dynamic, creative major gift fundraising professional to join our team. If you're looking to apply your capital campaign, major gift fundraising or related expertise in a creative, agile environment where you can have a significant impact on the future of our fast-growing organization -- this is your opportunity.
Responsibilities include leading and directing significant major gift fundraising to secure philanthropic support for capital, endowment and other campaigns and articulated projects/initiates for St. Louis Public Radio.
St. Louis Public Radio is looking for an obsessively passionate digital journalist to join our dynamic, entrepreneurial, risk-taking news team. We have been building our digital, social media and data analytics team for several years and are looking for someone who can set the vision for the station's digital assets and guide the newsroom in seeking new, innovative ways to tell informative and impactful stories.
The right candidate is someone who follows the trends in digital journalism and social media and who knows how to apply the right tools to our newsroom. The ideal candidate can see the big picture and can creatively fit in the small pieces that make the big picture work. What's more, as the person responsible for the newsroom's special projects, the ideal person can think creatively about storytelling and work across departments to bring a project from concept to glorious reality.
The digital and special projects editor is extraordinarily well-organized, accustomed to documenting a project's process and communicating the needs and process of the project. The editor is also comfortable evaluating the newsroom's analytics to help other editors use that knowledge to make decisions about our coverage and storytelling decisions.
On top of all that, the right person will have experience supervising a team of people (in this case, anywhere from four and eight). This team works on visual presentation, data analysis and development of digital tools and techniques for the newsroom.
Supervision Received: Supervision is received from the Executive Editor of St. Louis Public Radio.
Supervision Exercised: Supervision is exercised over four to eight newsroom staff.
Basic Function and Responsibilities: To support the digital media strategy at St. Louis Public Radio by elevating the visual presence of the station on a variety of platforms. Eye-catching visuals help meet our goals of growing our audience and deepening engagement to fulfill our public service mission. This work is accomplished through graphic design for digital and print distribution and front-end web design for St. Louis Public Radio's digital products.
St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU and Quincy Public Radio | 90.3 WQUB know that a diverse workforce, management team, governing body, and Community Advisory Board contribute greatly to our knowledge and understanding of the St. Louis and Quincy region’s diverse communities, and to our ability to deliver content and services that will help us attract, grow and engage audiences and help them to achieve their full potential.
We endeavor to recruit from a broad pool of candidates enabling us to hire and promote qualified candidates with a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds, personal experiences and characteristics, and talents that reasonably reflect the diverse needs and interests of the communities served by KWMU and WQUB. St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU and Quincy Public Radio | 90.3 WQUB will continue to explore new opportunities for achieving and promoting this diversity and to monitor and evaluate our success.
This means St.Louis Public Radio/Quincy Public Radio adopts federal and state law, KWMU/WQUB’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s Diversity Eligibility Criteria.