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WCQS / Western North Carolina Public Radio, Inc. has the following opening(s):
WCQS in Asheville, NC is looking for a digitally savvy News Director to manage the expansion of our news operation across our 13-county coverage area. Our next News Director will have the resources to hire more staff and will participate in the creation of a news/information channel, which will showcase our increased coverage. We’re looking for a senior journalist committed to diversity with intense curiosity and interests that range from science and technology to history, politics, and culture. This position is for someone who wakes up every day and wants to create highly crafted, feature-length audio pieces for a region where storytelling is at the core of its culture. The News Director must have those skills and the ability to harness digital storytelling and distribution tools. WCQS is a community licensee that receives very strong support from its listener/donors and area businesses and organizations. We’re based in the very popular and growing city of Asheville, NC where local authenticity is held in the highest regard. It’s a city powered by its creative economy, which includes a vibrant arts community, a growing music industry, the center of the American crafts movement, a foodie and craft beer paradise, and some of the most awe inspiring mountains and rivers in the East.
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