Careers And Internships At VPR

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Controller

VPR has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Controller.

The Controller is responsible for maintaining the accounting systems, policies and procedures for VPR. The Controller supervises the Staff Accountant, including goal-setting, regular check-ins, and preparation of formal performance reviews.

Requirements include a bachelor’s degree in accounting and at least 5 years of relevant experience in accounting or financial management. Fund accounting and investment accounting experience necessary. 2-4 years of supervisory desirable.

Read the full job description for more details.

Applicants must fill out the VPR Job Application, provide a cover letter and resume and send it by email to careers@vpr.net. Only email applications will be accepted. Open until filled. No phone calls please.

VPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Executive Coordinator

VPR is looking for a part time Executive Coordinator, 24 hours per week, to be the primary liaison and recording secretary for the VPR Board of Directors and VPR Board committees, including maintenance of the board website and all associated documentation.

The Executive Coordinator provides a variety of highly responsible, confidential and complex support to the Executive Team at VPR. The ideal candidate has a passion for and understanding of VPR’s mission and strives to ensure its success. Read the full job description for more details.

Applicants must fill out the VPR Job Application, provide a cover letter and resume and send it by email to careers@vpr.net. Only email applications will be accepted. Open until filled. No phone calls please.

VPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Development Services Associate

Vermont Public Radio has an exciting opportunity for a detail oriented customer service professional to participate in the continued success of our membership program.

We seek a reliable team member to assist with donor communications, gift processing and donor account maintenance. Responsibilities require experience demonstrating an aptitude for technology, data and financial figures, a high degree of confidentiality and strong interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate can work well collaboratively and independently, exhibits strong focus and adaptability and enjoys working with data as well as interacting with donors.

The work schedule is 20 hours per week, ideally four hours per day Monday through Friday with the potential for a different arrangement based on department capacity. View the full job description for more information.

Applicants must fill out the VPR Job Application, provide a cover letter and resume and send it by email to careers@vpr.net. Only email applications will be accepted. Open until filled. No phone calls please.

VPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part-Time Announcer-Board Operator

On occasion, VPR has openings for on-air announcer board-operators. Applicants should be comfortable with technology and able to react quickly to solve problems. Broadcast experience is required and experience in news is a plus. VPR is looking for someone with strong communication skills and attention to detail. Scheduled hours will vary and may include weekends, evenings and holidays. Review the full job description.

If you are interested, please send a voice sample (mp3), cover letter, resume and completed VPR Job Application to careers@vpr.net. VPR will keep your submission on file. Emails only, no phone calls please.

VPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

VPR Job Application

Applicants must submit a completed VPR Job Application.

Tips for downloading and completing the Application:

  1. Right-mouse-click on the VPR Job Application link above and select "Save As..." from the menu (Mac users try Command/Apple-click). Save the Application into a folder you can easily find later and include your first and last names in the filename, e.g vpr-application-susan-stamberg.pdf.
  2. Find and open this file you just saved, vpr-application-susan-stamberg.pdf file. Most computers can open PDFs. If yours doesn't, you can download Adobe Reader for free.
  3. Complete the form electronically, do not print it out. All the fields are editable.
  4. Save your work often, as you fill it out (that's just good advice).
  5. Close the PDF when you're done.
  6. Open the PDF again and review it to make sure it looks correct (this is just more good advice).
  7. Attach your completed VPR Job Application - your file vpr-application-susan-stamberg.pdf - to your email when you apply, along with your resume and cover letter and any other materials required.

Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

Vermont Public Radio is an Equal Opportunity Employer. VPR provides employment opportunities to qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

We are dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding career opportunities at VPR and we seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. If your organization distributes information about employment opportunities to job seekers, or refers job seekers to employers and would like to receive job vacancy notices from VPR, please contact us.

View VPR's EEO Reports here.

The newsroom at VPR's Colchester studio.
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