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Careers At Aspen Public Radio

MANAGING EDITOR

Join a growing public media organization in one of the most awe-inspiring areas of the country -  the heart of the snowcapped Rocky Mountains. The Managing Editor is the leader and chief editor of Aspen Public Radio’s newsroom, overseeing news staff, production, and output of news on all platforms. This position will lead the development of the staff’s professional skills and performance.

We seek a sharp, curious, hard-working, team-oriented person who is excited by new media ideas, experimenting and by helping to design and grow an evolving organization that has deep community roots and a large audience. Our culture is friendly and familiar, but professional with high standards. We work hard, we play hard.

The Roaring Fork Valley has a population ranging from billionaires to middle-class to undocumented Central American immigrants. Two daily papers in our area offers a unique advantage to the Aspen Public Radio strategic vision of focusing on stories not being heard and deepening and contextualizing those in the public eye. Our area is unique and nuanced, with economic diversity, world-class recreation and an engaged public. 

Please see full employment description below. Full-year residence in Aspen or downvalley communities required.

To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, references and a voice example to jobs@aspenpublicradio.org with Managing Editor in the subject line. Application deadline is June 15th, 2019. No phone calls please.


OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR/DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT

The Office Administrator/Development Assistant will help Aspen Public Radio meet its fundraising goals through assisting the Development and Community Engagement Manager with event activities, database management and developing relationships with members. This position also manages our day-to-day office operations including ordering supplies, reception and providing reports.

One year progressively responsible duties in customer service, office or sales support position required. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail, successful management of multiple tasks and solid communication skills are required. Full-year residence in Aspen or downvalley communities.

Competitive salary and benefits including empoyer-paid health insurance, 401k match, paid vacation, and passes to local music and events.

Please see full employment description below.

To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, references to jobs@aspenpublicradio.org with Office Administrator/Development Assistant in the subject line. Application deadline is June 15th, 2019. No phone calls please.


DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT MANAGER

The Development and Community Engagement Manager provides coordination and support to Aspen Public Radio’s donation-based funding programs and connection to the community. This position will work closely with the Executive Director, and ultimately oversee the day-to-day execution of the organization’s largest source of revenue. This position will also supervise and manage the Office Manager/Development Associate.

Two years’ progressively responsible duties in an office environment. Knowledge of public radio as a listener. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail, strong customer service skills, successful management of multiple tasks and solid communication skills are required. Full-year residence in Aspen or downvalley communities.

Competitive salary and benefits including empoyer-paid health insurance, 401k match, paid vacation, and passes to local music and events.

Please see full employment description below.

To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, references to jobs@aspenpublicradio.org with Development and Community Engagement Manager in the subject line. Application deadline is June 15th, 2019. No phone calls please.