WTMD posts its open positions here and distributes job postings to interested organizations via fax. Organizations interested in receiving WTMD position openings should send a letter of request to WTMD, Position Openings, 1 Olympic Place, Suite 100, Towson, MD 21204. WTMD uses a variety of fee-based and non fee-based web site and publications to announce our openings.

To Apply:  WTMD uses an on-line resume and cover letter system to accept applications for open positions. Applicants must select where they learned of the position from a drop down menu on the position opening page. Applicants must upload their resumes and cover letters in .doc or .pdf formats.

Other Information: We are grateful for such loyal members and listeners and truly appreciate when you apply for positions at WTMD. Please be aware that we are unable to acknowledge every applicant personally. Applicants chosen for interviews will be contacted by phone and email.

WTMD and Your Public Radio Corp. are Equal Opportunity Employers. Our latest FCC EOE reports can be found here.

POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

Director of Content

Your Public Radio is the public radio service for Baltimore, Central Maryland and the Eastern Shore. We are WYPR (the NPR News service for our region) and WTMD (the AAA music service for our region). We are also engaged in an exciting three-year joint operating agreement with the Banner, Baltimore’s new Non-profit online news organization.

The Opportunity: Your Public Radio is at an exciting nexus as we continue to integrate the WTMD operation, and move decisively into our partnership with The Banner. The Content Director will be at the strategic center of our comprehensive public service to the people of our region.

Reaching diverse new audiences and deepening the loyalty of existing listeners and users are the keys to expanding the reach and impact of our public service mission. Likewise, a growing audience supports every dimension of our business, building the resources we need to sustain our services.

The Content Director is the strategic leader of WYPR’s audience efforts across all our platforms. Advises and envisions, plans, directs and develops programming activities of Baltimore’s NPR News station WYPR and AAA station WTMD. Ensures high quality on-air presentation of programming in support of audience development goals and the station’s public service mission to the surrounding community. Determines the program content of WYPR by planning and scheduling compelling content through on-air and digital channels. Determines what programs, news broadcasts, and other program material are offered to the public on WYPR. Supervises WTMD Program Director and ensures integration and strategic connection between the two services. Is a lead in driving the Joint Operating Agreement with the Banner.”

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Full-time Producer

WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore’s NPR radio station, seeks a full-time producer for On the Record. On the Record, hosted by Sheilah Kast, is a daily morning program that covers a variety of topics featuring the local business people, public officials, scholars, artists, authors, and journalists who are experts on the issues. Some shows spend the half-hour exploring one topic with one guest; other shows cover two distinct or related topics with multiple guests. There are also occasional live broadcasts, when the news calls for speedy reaction. The producer will work with the host and staff members to plan, research, book, record, edit and post a taped-daily current affairs show. Members of the On the Record team work closely to bring listeners thoughtful and timely analysis of politics, healthcare, the arts, science, education and more. We are dedicated to bringing a diverse group of voices to air to equitably address these issues.

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Radio Underwriting Sales Executive

WYPR 88.1 FM and WTMD 89.7, Baltimore’s NPR Public Radio duo is seeking a full-time sales professional to join the underwriting team. Candidate must be highly motivated and can develop new client relationships through cold calling, networking, and referrals from existing clients. Candidate must be knowledgeable in service to existing clients of the stations as assigned. This goal focused candidate must be able to interpret industry qualitative & quantitative research. Candidate should have knowledge of digital advertising principles and digital sales assets as well as excellent presentation and closing skills. If you are super professional, passionate, resilient and a very creative thinker who can work together with the programming and membership departments of both stations and creatively develop and combine opportunities, please apply.  Prior media sales experience is a major plus.

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Institutional Giving Manager

Your Public Radio, seeks a full-time Institutional Giving Manager (IGM) to contribute to the strategic growth of WYPR and WTMD by developing and implementing strategies to increase philanthropic support from foundations, corporations, and other organizations. The IGM will serve as a key member of the development team.

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Donor Relations Manager

The Donor Relations Manager (DRM) will support WYPR’s efforts to reach ambitious, transformative goals to sustain the growth of the station and broaden public radio programming in Maryland. This role will work closely with the Director of Development and the broader development team to identify, cultivate, steward, and solicit donors and prospects at the major gifts levels to fund the operations of the station, capital expenditures, special projects and programming. The ideal individual is a detail-oriented self-starter with strong interpersonal skills and a passion for public radio. A background in Development and Major Giving is essential as well as knowledge of the overall giving community within Maryland.

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Office Manager

The Office Manager should be able to ensure the smooth running of the office and help to improve company procedures and day-to-day operation. The ideal candidate will be energetic, tech-savvy, highly analytical, detail-oriented, and not only enjoys working with numbers, but excels in that arena as well. This role supports WYPR and WTMD at our Baltimore Headquarters and the Towson office.

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WTMD Assitant Program Director and On-Air Host

WTMD Baltimore is looking for an Assistant Program Director with a deep knowledge of Triple-A or Alternative formats to work with the Program Director to shape Baltimore’s home for Total Music Discovery. As an on-air host you will connect artists to audiences with genuineness and in- depth, knowledge of the artist’s in our library, a sense of Baltimore and its diverse community and populated surroundings. Experience working as a Music Director or Assistant Program Director is desired, as is a sensibility for how the industry functions, including record label relationships, bookings and promotions, working at a monitored station and utilizing different tools to aide in overseeing the output of the station.

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