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Employment

Working at UNC-TV

UNC-TV, an equal opportunity employer, offers a diverse and creative work environment in a park-like setting centrally located in Research Triangle Park, NC. Current positions are posted below, with links to full descriptions, including requirements and expectations. Complete and submit employment applications through our online recruitment system. ​​​​​​With our secure, user-friendly system, you can view all current job postings, complete the employment application, attach job-related documents, electronically submit all information for review and check the status of your application within the recruitment process.

To View Available Positions

Visit uncgacareers.northcarolina.edu and choose "Search Positions" on the right menu.

To Apply for a Position
  • Go to uncgacareers.northcarolina.edu
  • In the right menu, click "Create Account" or login to your account
  • Search for the position for which you would like to apply
  • Click "Apply for this Job"
  • Complete the job application
  • Click "Certify and Submit"

You'll also find information about University of North Carolina employee benefits as part of the state system at the site.


Current Employment Opportunities

Permanent Positions:

Executive Director & General Manager
The UNC-TV Executive Director/General Manager position is responsible for the overall vision, leadership, strategic direction, and success of UNC-TV, which transmits four full-time digital program channels to all 100 counties in North Carolina. The person in the role oversees a budget of approximately $30 million and over 200 permanent, temporary, and contract employees statewide. They would also work to ensure that the station remains in compliance with any rules and/or regulations that govern public broadcasting entities.

UNC-TV, Public Media North Carolina has chosen Livingston Associates to serve as the search consultant and named an 18-member committee tasked with locating a candidate for the position of executive director and general manager of UNC-TV. More information on the search is available here.


Web and Online Media Manager
UNC-TV, Public Media North Carolina, invites applications for the position of Web and Online Media Manager to lead the production, management and reporting for UNC-TV’s web presence including, but not limited to, website, e-newsletters, lobby monitors and web content editing. The individual in this role will serve as the principal overseer of the UNC-TV web presence, including leading the development of design layout and/or build of all web pages, content development across site, ongoing maintenance, requests for digital media creation including new webpage development and SEO. This individual will also manage the strategy, content creation, design and development of regular UNC-TV content emails. This will include working with departments across the organization to manage and execute the web and digital presence of their content.

This role requires a detail-oriented digital content editor with strong writing/editing and graphic design skills to help create, edit and post both written and visual content for organization websites, digital platforms and other media. Candidates need experience writing for a variety of media (using AP style) and using Adobe Creative Suite. This position must be able to execute clean, contemporary work incorporating smart, efficient writing and impeccable principles of type and design to meet designated KPI goals. This position will also work with existing assets and must adhere to style guides where applicable, within a specified content creation work flow.

Minimum requirements include a master’s degree and 2-4 years of experience, or a bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

 

Temporary Positions:

Kids and Education Project Coordinator
UNC-TV Public Media North Carolina is seeking a part-time, temporary Kids and Education Project Coordinator, based in Wayne County, to support the Children’s Media and Education Services team with community engagement activities part of the CPB-PBS Ready to Learn Community Collaboratives for Early Learning and Media Initiative. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, communicating with community partners to plan event details; scouting and booking locations, food, transportation and staff; assisting with event setup and execution; and providing verbal and written Spanish translation services. The position will also support the full scope of grant deliverables which includes providing and preparing information for scheduled reports.

Minimum requirements include fluency in Spanish, and a bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Kids and Education Program Assistant
UNC-TV Public Media North Carolina is seeking a part-time, temporary Kids and Education Program Assistant to support the Children’s Media and Education Services team with community engagement activities part of the CPB-PBS Ready to Learn Community Collaboratives for Early Learning and Media Initiative. Responsibilities include co-facilitating meetings with community partners and stakeholders; staging for events, productions and interactive learning experiences in Wayne County, NC; and providing written and verbal Spanish translation services. In addition, the Program Assistant will support the program manager with data collection and analysis for grant reporting as well as providing necessary additional support with the full scope of grant deliverables.

Minimum requirements include fluency in Spanish, and a bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Internship Program

UNC-TV has a robust internship program offering fall, spring, or summer unpaid/for credit learning opportunities for students or recent grads interested in public media. Areas of interest include marketing and communications, business administration, fundraising, social media, production, post production, editing and much more.

Watch this intern-produced video to see what some of our past interns are saying!

Interns: Shamus Sass, UNCSA; katie Baleno, NCSU and; Marguerite Seaton - University of Missouri.


Spring 2019 Internships:

There are no internships available at this time.

My Internship Experience

UNC-TV participates in the E-Verify Program and requires pre-employment background checks on all finalists for positions.

Equal Employment Opportunity


UNC-TV, an equal opportunity employer, is dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding job vacancies. We seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to us. Organizational representatives may receive our job vacancy information by contacting UNC-TV's Human Resources department at 919-549-7082.

In accordance with the Federal Communications Commission's 2003 Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) rules, UNC-TV's rule compliance includes placing an annual EEO public file report in our public file, located at UNC-TV headquarter (10 TW Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC) and on our website. Recruitment and interview information for job vacancies during the period of August 1, 2017 through July 31, 2018, as well as UNC-TV EEO outreach efforts, are provided here: FCC EEO Public File Report.