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Careers

It takes extraordinarily talented people to bring you the programs you enjoy on WYPR.  With the growth at WYPR we will occasionally need experienced self motivated people to work in several departments. Regretfully, we cannot accept telephone applications. Thanks for your interest in WYPR.

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The Organization

WYPR is a long-standing, reliable source of news, captivating programming and community engagement in the greater Baltimore and Maryland region. 

The mission of Your Public Radio Corporation is to inform, connect and even challenge the listeners we serve in the metropolitan Baltimore area and the State of Maryland by broadcasting programs of intellectual integrity and cultural merit so as to provide an unbiased perspective of the events of today and to enrich the minds and spirits of our audience.

When jobs are posted, submit cover letter (cite recruitment source) and resume using link on the posting or to Business Manager-WYPR, 2216 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218 . No phone calls, please. WYPR is an EOE.

Employment Opportunities

Digital Development Coordinator

WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore’s NPR radio station, seeks a full-time Digital Development Coordinator (DDC) to support the development department on all WYPR digital platforms in fresh and innovative ways to connect with our community, and potential and existing members. Qualified candidates will love public radio, be creative, and have a proven history of attaining goals through data-driven strategy and planning.

Learn more and apply here. Alternative mailing address: Business Manager, 2216 N. Charles St., Baltimore., MD. 21218. WYPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls, please.

Digital Communications Associate

WYPR 88.1 FM is seeking a part-time, temporary Digital Communications Associate to join our digital department. The Digital Communications Associate is responsible for executing WYPR’s audience development strategy to increase the reach of our content and deepen our engagement with our online audience. We are looking for a professional who is creative, solutions-oriented, and who takes initiative.

Learn more and apply here. Alternative mailing address: Business Manager, 2216 N. Charles St., Baltimore., MD. 21218. WYPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls, please.

Digital News Editor/Producer

Do you have experience helping radio journalists also write compelling web copy? Do you read news stories online, knowing you have the writing skills to make them better? Do you like to cover a myriad of impactful local stories and turn them into multi-platform pieces?
If you answered in the affirmative, you have what it takes to join our small but dynamic and growing news team!

WYPR has consistently been ranked Baltimore’s #1 news/talk station. We have a plethora of rich stories to cover in this diverse city. Because of the need to often make sense of national stories in a local context, we are looking for a digital editor/reporter to develop a strategy for producing and amplifying these stories.

This position based at WYPR in Baltimore, reports to the executive director of news. S/he/They will work with local beat reporters and collaborate with station talent and producers to sharpen multi-platform storytelling and develop a forward-looking approach to digital news. We are looking for someone with a vision for how digital news can best serve our audience and raise WYPR’S profile.

Apply here. Alternative mailing address: Business Manager, 2216 N. Charles St., Baltimore., MD. 21218. WYPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls, please.

Underwriting Sales Executive

WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore's NPR radio station – is seeking a full-time sales professional to join the underwriting team. The ideal candidate will be someone who can develop new client relationships through cold calling, networking, and referrals from existing clients. Must be able to interpret industry qualitative & quantitative research. This candidate should have knowledge of digital advertising principles and digital sales assets as well as excellent presentation and closing skills. We are looking for a professional who is passionate, resilient and a creative thinker. Prior media sales experience required.

Candidates should apply at this link with cover letter and resume. Alternative mailing address: Business Manager, 2216 N. Charles St., Baltimore., MD. 21218. WYPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls, please.

Institutional Giving Manager

WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore's NPR radio station, seeks a full-time Institutional Giving Manager (IGM) to contribute to the strategic growth of the station by developing and implementing strategies to increase philanthropic support from foundations, corporations, and other organizations. The IGM will serve as a key member of the development team. Apply here.
Alternative mailing address: Business Manager, 2216 N. Charles St., Baltimore., MD. 21218. WYPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls, please.

Donor Relations Manager

WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore's NPR radio station, seeks a full-time Donor Relations Manager (DRM) to support WYPR’s efforts to reach ambitious, transformative goals to sustain the growth of the station and broaden public radio programming in Maryland. This role will work closely with the Director of Development and the broader development team to identify, cultivate, steward, and solicit donors and prospects at the major gifts levels to fund the operations of the station, capital expenditures, special projects and programming. The ideal individual is a detail-oriented self-starter with strong interpersonal skills and a passion for public radio. A background in Development and Major Giving is essential as well as knowledge of the overall giving community within Maryland. Apply here.
Alternative mailing address: Business Manager, 2216 N. Charles St., Baltimore., MD. 21218. WYPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls, please.

Internship Opportunities

WYPR is looking forward to welcoming interns in the near future. We will provide more information on upcoming opportunities soon.