Application Deadline: Friday, May 24, 2019
Interlochen Public Radio seeks an inspired professional to manage the business and technical operations of Interlochen Public Radio. This job is for someone who is passionate about the importance of public radio in our region and the broader society. We need someone who is flexible, can solve problems, is detail oriented, can handle many tasks at once and is comfortable with technology and computer systems.
Key responsibilities will be to manage our traffic and automation systems and work with station staff to keep our programming running smoothly. You will manage the station’s front office and reception area and perform a variety of tasks related to the business and logistical operations of the station. You will be a primary point of contact for our listeners on the phone, digitally and in person. This position plays a large role during fundraising managing the volunteer phone room. A friendly manner is required and marketing skills will be helpful.
Interlochen Public Radio serves Northwest Lower Michigan with separate channels for news and classical music. It’s a beautiful region known for its wondrous natural resources, particularly the Great Lakes. Our FM footprint includes roughly 250,000 people in an area 200 miles across. The services are owned by Interlochen Center for the Arts, an arts education organization that has been in operation for 90 years.