Jobs at Michigan Radio

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Stateside in action in Studio East at Michigan Radio.
Michigan Radio

Michigan Radio is looking for a work-study intern to help produce the online content for Stateside, Michigan Radio’s M-Th talk show.

This internship runs from September 14 through December 18, 2015.

Interns will help create daily posts for online news publication.

Stateside online news interns will develop insights into multimedia production and presentation and will also become familiar with how a public radio station in a major market operates.

Applicants should have strong interest and/or knowledge of online news and online news presentation. They should also have strong writing and communication skills and be self-motivated and dependable. Knowledge of multimedia software applications is a plus.

Applicants should be eligible for work-study benefits for the length of the internship (this typically means you need to be a student taking fall classes).

Hourly compensation can be worked out based on work-study award amount and number of hours available for work. Typically a 10-15 hour/week commitment during normal business hours is requested.

If interested, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to Senior Producer Mark Brush (mark@michiganradio.org). Be sure to include the words STATESIDE ONLINE NEWS INTERNSHIP APPLICATION in the subject line.

Please include times and dates available for work in your letter.

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Matt Thompson

Michigan Radio is looking for an online news intern to help produce and improve the content available on michiganradio.org.

This internship runs from September 14 through December, 18 2015.

Interns will search for relevant news stories and help create daily posts for online news publication.

They will work with content created by Michigan Radio reporters and format copy, add photos or videos, add links, build maps, create polls, and come up with other creative content to improve story presentation.

The online news intern will also work with reporters to prepare stories for online publication ahead of time. Depending on the projects that come up, other duties could include gathering and taking photos, shooting video, and gathering or producing audio.

The online news intern will develop insights into multimedia production and presentation.

They will also become familiar with how a public radio station in a major market operates.

Applicants should have strong interest and/or knowledge of online news and online news presentation.

They should also have strong writing and communication skills and be self-motivated and dependable. Knowledge of multimedia software applications is a plus. The internship is unpaid and a 10-15 hour/week commitment during normal business hours is requested.

If interested, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to Senior Producer Mark Brush (mark@michiganradio.org). Be sure to include the words ONLINE NEWS INTERNSHIP APPLICATION in the subject line. 

Please include times and dates available for work in your letter.

Social Media Producer

Job Summary:
Michigan Radio is seeking a producer for online and social media. We are searching for a professional social media producer who can oversee and implement Michigan Radio’s social media activities and coordinate Michigan Radio’s online outreach, engagement and promotion work. 

Michigan Radio currently has an open internship position in our interview production unit. Responsibilities include generating interview topics, researching possible guests, conducting pre-interviews, locating background materials for the host and producers, and arranging interview times with guests and studios.

There may also be opportunities to participate in the technical set up in the studio, edit audio and also do field recording and man-on-the-street interviews.

Broadcast Producer Intermediate Job Summary:

Michigan Radio, the public radio station of the University of Michigan, is seeking a creative producer to edit and produce multiple segments per day for Michigan Radio’s news and interview show Stateside.  We are searching for a professional producer who can handle a variety of creative duties in a fast paced environment.