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Careers At Aspen Public Radio

Executive Director

The Executive Director leads and oversees all aspects of Aspen Public Radio’s operations, making certain that Aspen Public Radio achieves its financial objectives while ensuring that effective execution of its long-range strategy enables the organization to operate at the forefront of innovation and relevance in public media in service to the Roaring Fork Valley.

Additionally, the Executive Director will serve as Aspen Public Radio’s primary spokesperson and fundraiser while taking a leadership role relating to major national public media entities and on state and national issues relative to public media. Instructions for applying and a full job description here

News Director

The News Director is the leader and chief editor of Aspen Public Radio’s newsroom, overseeing news staff, production, and output of news on all platforms. We seek a sharp, curious, hard- working, team-oriented person who is excited by new media ideas, experimenting, and helping to design and grow an evolving organization. Instructions for applying and a full job description here.



Aspen Public Radio posts job openings in a variety of publications listed here:

Current Magazine
4400 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Suite LL05
Washington, DC 20016

Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)
CPB's Jobline; online posting

National Association of Black Journalists
University of Maryland
8701-A Adelphi Road, Adelphi,
MD 20783-1716

Greater Public
PO Box 303279
Austin, TX 78703-0055

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists
1050 Connecticute Ave NW, FI 5th
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-662-7145
Fax: 202-662-7144

Native American Journalists Association
University of Oklahoma Gaylord College
395 West Lindsey
Norman, OK 73019-4201

Public Media Business Association (PMBA)
Industry job listings; online posting

Society of Professional Journalists
Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center
3909 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
317-927-8000 Fax: 317-920-4789

Public Media Journalist Association (PMJA)
P.O. Box 838
Sturgis, SD 57785

South Asian Journalists Association
2950 Broadway
New York, NY 10027