About the Position

Position Responsibility:

  • Learn writing, reporting, and production techniques for radio.
  • Make calls to news sources.
  • Edit tape.
  • Assist with production.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at the College of Saint Benedict or Saint John’s University with Sophomore, Junior, or Senior standing as of the current Fall semester.
  • Coursework must have an emphasis in writing, communications, English or a related field.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Awareness of current events, news topics, and issues is essential.
  • Ability to follow directions and work under deadlines.
  • Self-motivated, resourceful, curious, and detail-oriented.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Strong writing skills preferred with previous high school or college newspaper experience or media work (writing and/or photography) desirable.
  • Experience in creating multi-media content and/or production experience.
  • Familiarity with basic production skills (audio or video editing) desirable, and/or some experience with online production and editing.
  • Familiarity with the use of social media platforms, computer graphics and/or data visualization helpful.