Jobs

Current Openings
KUNR currently has one full-time and one part-time position open in non-broadcast roles. Please see information below for:

  • KUNR Membership & Marketing Coordinator (full-time)
  • KUNR Corporate Support Associate (part-time)

Membership & Marketing Coordinator

Reno Public Radio (KUNR-FM) is looking for a hard-working, talented Membership and Marketing Coordinator. The Coordinator researches, plans, oversees, coordinates and executes strategies, projects, programs and events aimed at increasing individual financial contributors (members) to meet station goals, including annual fundraising drives. In addition, the Coordinator develops, plans and executes cost-effective station marketing and promotion through broadcast campaigns, community events, traditional methods and social/online media. The Membership and Marketing Coordinator plays a critical role in advancing the station’s financial and market-share growth, visibility and profile in the community.

Qualifications
Applicants must meet these minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution
  • At least two years of marketing and/or promotions or related experience.

Salary and Benefits: Starting salary $40k+ depending on experience. As a member of the University administrative faculty, the successful applicant will receive an attractive benefits package that includes:

  • State of Nevada (PEBP) health care benefits
  • Retirement plan with 12.25% match from the university
  • Generous holiday, vacation and sick leave
  • Tuition benefits for self and family
  • Additionally, Nevada has no income tax and no FICA.

Reno Public Radio serves a weekly audience of 45,000 listeners in a 100,000-square-mile region of northern Nevada and northeastern California. Broadcasting from the campus of the University of Nevada, Reno, the station airs primarily news programming from NPR, the BBC, and American Public Media, with an increasing focus on leading the market with top-quality local news.

About Reno and the University: The University of Nevada, Reno, the land-grant University and major research institution in the state, has a student body of more than 17,000. The University is situated in Reno, a metropolitan area of nearly 400,000 on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. The city is conveniently located 38 miles from Lake Tahoe, a world-class skiing area with limitless summer and winter recreational opportunities. Sacramento and San Francisco are, respectively, two- and four-hour drives away.

How to Apply: Online applications only. We require a resume, cover letter, work samples, and references. Submit your application and materials online through the university’s automated search system: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/16078

EEO/AA. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.


KUNR Corporate Support Associate (part-time)

This position serves as an entry level development associate for corporate support activities and reports to the Media Account Executive. This is a part-time sales position. This position works closely with the Media Account Executive to meet the KUNR underwriting (sales) and corporate support goals.

  • Research and screen potential prospects for new clients. Identifies prospective customers. Schedules sales calls.
  • Promotes and sells sponsorship of programs on KUNR through direct customer contacts.
  • Provides sales admin support, including contract entry and sales tracking.
  • Provides client support to new and preexisting accounts.
  • Submits reports of sales activities to the Media Account Executive, for the KUNR General Manager.
  • Provides market research, compiles information on competitive products
  • Participates in station events such as fund drives and special events as needed.
  • Assist with aging account management by participating in follow-up to assure collection of all invoices.

Preferred Qualifications:  Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in an area of appropriate specialization and one (1) year of media sales, account management, or related sales experience. Experience operating personal computers with proficiency in Microsoft Office (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) software, and contact management software such as Salesforce and Act. Must have a strong sales ability and dedication to client service, and excellent communication skills. A familiarity with public broadcasting is a plus.

Deadline: Immediate opening. Open until filled. To apply for this part-time position, please forward your cover letter and resume to this link.

EEO/AA. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.