Rocky Mountain Public Media, home to Rocky Mountain PBS and KUVO Jazz radio, is the largest statewide, member-supported, multi-media network in Colorado. Rocky Mountain Public Media’s mission is to strengthen the civic fabric in communities throughout Colorado, engaging audiences through high-quality, trusted programming, community programs and partnerships, and educational initiatives that inform, enlighten and entertain. To further this mission, Rocky Mountain Public Media seeks a full-time Investigative Producer.
The investigative journalism team is seeking a producer with strong investigative and data journalism skills.
Develop, research, write and produce ground-breaking primary investigative and long form pieces for broadcast. Contribute story ideas and help shape editorial direction and consistency of program. Demonstrate leadership and experience for other staff members. Work with news team for long-term editorial planning. Help establish and ensure that deadlines are met. Write copy for weekly on-air program and for digital platforms. Perform computer-assisted reporting research and database analysis alone and with other team members. Field produce with photographers. Help determine guests when needed periodically for weekly show. Trains others in the above skills. Other duties, as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree and 3 years’ experience in television news, with proven record in investigative and/or long form content. Knowledge and skills for integrating content with accompanying digital and social platforms. Able to travel and manage field logistics & production. Exceptional writing and analysis skills. Develop and maintain sources that will generate exclusive reports. Prefer person with strong contact and resource list. Demonstrated ability to work and use good judgment under pressure, excellent time management skills, meet deadlines, work with a team, collaborate with various producers/directors, and work within the established budget. Flexibility to work long hours including occasional evenings, weekends and travel. Possesses valid driver’s license and an acceptable MVR, insurable for driving station vehicles. Fluent in Spanish (verbal and written) a plus.
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION:
Persons interested in this position should submit the following items via email to ****
and reference Investigative Producer
” in the subject line.
1. A cover letter detailing how the applicant's qualifications fit the needs of RMPM and
information on how the applicant found out about the job opening.
2. A résumé detailing education, training, salary history, and employment experience.
3. Names, addresses, and phone numbers of at least three professional references with a thorough knowledge of the applicant's professional experience and achievements.
4. Compensation requirements.
5. Any links to work reels.
Position will be posted at
****until filled. No phone calls please.
KRMA-TV/KTSC-TV/KRMJ-TV/KRMU-TV/KRMZ-TV and KUVO-FM/KVJZ-FM are licensed to and operated by Rocky Mountain Public Media, Inc. as non-commercial public television and radio. Rocky Mountain Public Media, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.