WESA jobs

WESA and WYEP Pittsburgh ~ Director of Development

Feb 10, 2015

Posted February 9, 2015 and Open Until Filled

Position Overview

The station group that includes 90.5 WESA and 91.3 WYEP in Pittsburgh, PA is seeking a DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT to oversee the membership programs of both stations. The Director of Development will manage annual individual giving and alternative revenue streams such as vehicle donations and corporate matches. For major and planned giving, the Director of Development works closely with the General Manager for WYEP and with the Major Gifts Officer for WESA. The successful candidate will be able to design, implement, evaluate and refine our development activities.  This position identifies, cultivates, solicits and stewards donors and prospects in accordance with strategic goals and targets set by the General Managers of both stations.  This position provides leadership and direction for development staff, fundraising consultants and board members to support the strategic goals and objectives of the organization and successfully leverage all resources to implement fundraising plans. This full-time, exempt position leads a staff of three and reports to the General Managers of both stations. 

90.5 WESA: Digital Editor / General Assignment Reporter

Dec 2, 2014

Posted Dec. 2, 2014 and Open Until Filled

Position Overview

The 90.5 WESA Digital Editor / General Assignment Reporter (50/50 split) produces thoughtful and compelling news reports and features for broadcast and digital platforms. This position assists daily in editing and creating online content including social media. This is a full-time, salary-exempt position reporting to the Senior News Editor. Regular working hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. but are flexible based on a breaking news cycle.