Jobs and Internships at KFAI

Jobs

 

Below are brief descriptions of current openings at KFAI--each has a link to download the full description and a specific email address to which submissions should be sent.  For more information on any or all of these postings, email board@kfai.org.

Underwriting Sales Rep:  This individual will be an independent contractor and will be paid on a commission basis for all new and renewal underwriting based on collected revenue.  The sales rep will maintain positive relationships with current and former underwriting, prospect for potential clients and develop them into new underwriting clients, and draft and submit underwriting copy in consultation with underwriting clients.  Download full job description HERE.  Please respond with your resume and salary range to: SR01@KFAI.ORG

Broadcast Engineer (3/4 time): The essential duties of the Broadcast Engineer include  organizing, coordinating, designing, acquiring, installing, maintaining, modifying and operating broadcast equipment and systems in a variety of locations and situations, including the latest multimedia technology for radio.  Download full job description HERE.  Please respond with your resume and salary range to: BE01@KFAI.ORG

Business Manager:  With the assistance of volunteers, the Business Manager is responsible for the overall internal functioning of the station.  This position requires knowledge of and experience with various software systems, familiarity with various communication methods, the ability to manage, motivate  and evaluate volunteers, to prioritize responsibilities and to critically assess and evaluate activities to improve the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the station.  Download full job description HERE.  Please respond with your resume and salary range to: BM01@KFAI.ORG

General Manager:  The General Manager (“GM”) is responsible for leading the organization into a successful future while honoring the community-based heritage of KFAI.  The GM is accountable for the general and fiscal leadership and management at KFAI.  S/he is responsible for ensuring that KFAI has short and long-range goals and work plans that achieve its mission and strategic plan.  This position requires a participatory leadership approach that empowers staff and volunteers.  Download full job description HERE.  Please respond with your resume and salary range to: GM01@KFAI.ORG

Marketing and Underwriting Manager:  With the assistance of volunteers and independent sales representative, the Marketing/Underwriting Manager’s responsibilities will include developing and executing a marketing plan that builds brand awareness and grows the membership base, serving as the KFAI account executive for underwriting, sponsorship and advertising and leading all special events that drive member engagement and increase corporate loyalty.  Download full job description HERE.  Please respond with your resume and salary range to: MM01@kfai.org

Program Director:  The Program Director is responsible for managing, evaluating, and developing the overall content, sound, and quality of the KFAI program schedule. This responsibility includes multiple channels and delivery streams of programming, including all music, news, public affairs, purchased programming, and digital content.  Download full job description HERE.  Please send resume and salary range to: PD01@kfai.org

Internships

There are no internships available at the moment.  

Due to a company-wide staff restructuring, KFAI will not offer internships for Spring 2015.   Please check back in April regarding internships for Summer, 2015.  

Call our general number, (612) 341-3144 and ask to speak with the staff member who oversees internships.