Job Opportunities

Web Producer/ Breaking News Reporter

Alaska Public Media is searching for a creative and motivated web producer to join our digital team. We’re looking for a well-rounded journalist with sound news judgment who considers the entire story when packaging it for online — writing great headlines, selecting eye-catching images and crafting share lines for social media. You’ll help lead our rapidly-growing newsletter — a daily roundup of news stories, sent each weekday. We will also depend on you to write breaking news stories. You will anchor our online coverage, helping to report and write stories, and coordinating with editors about packaging the news for radio.

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Multimedia Journalist

Alaska Public Media is recruiting for an experienced multimedia journalist to work with our dedicated team of reporters, editors and producers to provide in-depth coverage of issues in Alaska for statewide and national audiences. This is an exciting opportunity to work on a high impact news capacity-building effort at a dynamic time in Alaska.

The Multimedia Journalist will provide regular visual content for Alaska Public Media’s news team including feature videos, photos and graphics. The Multimedia Journalist will assist in building, and occasionally maintaining the website and social media sites for Alaska Public Media.

Alaska Public Media (AKPM) is a broad-based public media organization that delivers television, radio, and web content. AKPM is the source for NPR radio and PBS television for Southcentral Alaska and stewards the public media statewide news collaboration.

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FM Production Intern

Alaska Public Media harnesses the power of multiple media platforms to make a more informed and connected life possible for all Alaskans. Alaska Public Media produces and presents news and content that provides lifelong learning opportunities in public affairs, health and leisure, science and nature, economic and social development, civic engagement, and world events. The Content Intern assists both the FM and TV Production teams with studio and field video production, audio and video editing, analytics, and content inventory. This opportunity allows AKPM to teach the next generation of TV/Radio broadcasters by providing professional, hands-on training in these fields while the Content Intern provides valuable, first-hand insight into the community that they’re a part of.

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Administrative Assistant

The key role of this position is to handle the front desk at Alaska Public Media (AKPM). This includes but is not limited to: greeting members, visitors, radio and TV show guests; handling mail in and out; ordering office supplies; and handling calls coming into the main phone line.

This position:

  •  supports the Membership Development Team with assigned duties, such as helping members make donations, handling simple account changes, making updates to the membership database, opening customer payments/remittances and assisting with internal processes.
  •  supports the Business Manager with monthly customer invoicing which includes printing, sorting, mailing and emailing customer invoices and statements.
  •  supports all departments within Alaska Public Media as needed.

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Educator & Community Engagement Intern

The Educator & Community Engagement Intern will support PBS stations and educators of young children through the coordination and facilitation of professional learning events and programs. Assist in creating educational materials utilizing the human centered design concept for rural Alaska.

We are looking for a part-time employee to help us implement several aspects of our Ready to Learn (RTL) program, to support children’s development through cross-platform media content, designed in consultation with experts in personalized and adaptive learning opportunities for kids ages 5-9.

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Account Executive

If you love independent journalism and are looking for the opportunity to bring your B2B selling tools to the media outlet you rely on every day, we would love to talk to you.  We are a team of creative thinkers and doers who collaborate and share ideas- we care deeply about how we work together and rely on employee-inspired values to shape our working community. You’ll be proud to work in an environment where everyone feels their voice is heard and they belong.
 
Based in the Anchorage area, you’ll spend your day engaging with and managing existing accounts while you propose and sell sponsorship schedules, programs and digital opportunities to build and maintain relationships and serve as a media consultant to your clients in support of Alaska Public Media.

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