Colorado Matters, CPR News' award-winning daily interview program, is seeking a Radio and Digital Producer to join its team in bringing meaningful and relevant stories to those in Colorado. We're looking for someone who loves to dig into issues, find the human side of policy debates, and explore a range of topics - politics, environment, energy, education, healthcare, business, and arts and culture.
The Radio and Digital Producer consistently finds potential sources for the host to interview using high-level reporting to understand issues and identify best guests. They prepare the host with a script and background materials and they help to guide live interviews as well as edit recorded interviews. These responsibilities are the main focus of the role.
The successful candidate will also have strong copy-editing skills, understand how to make web content sing, how to promote it, and how to engage listeners through social media.
This producer attends all necessary Colorado Matters/CPR News meetings and contributes to the daily flow of ideas that keep our show fresh, lively, accurate and transformative. The working environment is highly collaborative and open to new ideas.
For a more complete list of responsibilities please review the full job description.
Colorado Public Radio News delivers insightful and impartial news from around the world, across the nation, and throughout Colorado, examining its relevance to our state and connecting it to our community. Listeners rely on CPR as a resource for emerging Colorado stories.
Colorado is a great place to live and work. Denver is known for its sunshine; incredible access to outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, mountain biking, and golf; world-renowned art museums and thriving arts scene; terrific restaurants; and year-round events that appeal to everyone.