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Job Opportunities

Major Gifts and Grants Program Coordinator

The Major Gifts and Grants Program Coordinator will coordinate direct marketing, prospect research, database reporting and account management activities for KUOW’s Major Giving Program.

Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years’ experience in a development setting or equivalent experience required.  Knowledge of database use, and excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills also required. Must be detailed oriented, computer proficient and have demonstrated ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks.

Competitive salary plus excellent benefits offered. For a complete job description and application procedures go and enter requisition#142162. Do not apply to KUOW directly.

Assistant Director of Finance

The assistant director guides the general accounting staff and monitors cash applications, payables and payroll.  This position also works with department managers and staff insuring proper accounting for all activities.  A bachelor's degree and 4+ years’ experience required; background in business administration with experience in a university environment preferred. For a complete job description and application procedures go to, click on "Find A Job," and enter Req. #139824. Do not apply to KUOW directly. AA/EOE

Managing Editor

Join our growing newsroom as we continue our transformation to a multi-platform, team-oriented newsroom. The managing editor guides local content production while overseeing an award-winning staff of editors and reporters. Management experience is required and expertise in public radio is preferred. For a complete job description and application procedures go to, click on "Find A Job," and enter Req #140467. Do not apply to KUOW directly. Open until filled. AA/EOE

Chief Content Officer

The CCO will be a senior executive and the highest-ranking content creation officer at KUOW who holds overall responsibility for all content creation and leads the content distribution strategy for multiple platforms. Responsible for the design, integrity and success of content; also for overall editorial leadership, planning, presentation and supervision.


  • Deployment, management and oversight of a $7M+ expense budget; 45% of KUOW’s overall operating budget.
  • Leadership and oversight of 56 full-time staff (nearly 60% of total staffing) + hourly and contract assignment employees.
  • Responsible for direction and oversight of more than 26,000 hours annually of broadcast content (3 channels) plus all digital platform and digitally delivered content.

KUOW is the Puget Sound Region’s NPR-affiliated public radio service for local, regional, national and international news, information and cultural programming.  We serve more than one million users monthly: on-air, online, live streaming and on demand. KUOW has the 6th largest news room among NPR-affiliated stations.

How to apply: The University of Washington and KUOW PSPR are being assisted in this search by Livingston Associates.  For consideration, please visit the full job posting and apply online at by 2/5/2017. Inquiries are welcome with Livingston Associates. AA/EOE

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