WVTF RADIO IQ Job Openings

News Director

WVTF-RADIO IQ has an opening for a digitally savvy News Director. 

This is an amazing time to shape the future of news creation and delivery in public media as well a chance to develop the long range vision for reporting in Virginia. The News Director sets the editorial policy for our award-winning team of journalists and will direct the daily operation of the news department, including supervision of anchors, reporters, interns, freelance and other content producers.  

As a member of the senior leadership team, the News Director will participate in strategic planning to develop a collective vision for WVTF/RADIO IQ, and will work to implement the plan.

The successful candidate will also be the managing director and editor of Virginia Public Radio, a public radio news collaboration serving the Commonwealth.

Live in the beautiful Roanoke Valley and direct a news team for an operation that covers a substantial area of Virginia, including Richmond, Fredericksburg, Roanoke/Lynchburg, Charlottesville, New River Valley, Lexington, and SW Virginia.