Careers & Internships
WITF, a multimedia company and a destination, is one of the country’s top-performing and most entrepreneurial public broadcasting organizations, serves the 41st largest media market.
The company comprises public broadcasting stations WITF TV, WITF FM, Pennsylvania Public Radio, WITF.org, WITF Educational Services and Media Solutions.
Serving the beautiful and historic Susquehanna Valley in central Pennsylvania (with easy access from Routes 283, 83, 81 and the Pa. Turnpike)-offering a reasonable cost of living. WITF is located just one and one half hours from Baltimore, two hours from Washington and Philadelphia, and three hours from New York City.
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Apply using the links below or download our Application for Employment and send it to the Public Media Center. All applications and resumes are kept on file for one year from when they are received.
Associate Director of Development
WITF is seeking an outgoing and creative fundraiser to join our team. In this role, you will help WITF grow in the areas of donor engagement, major donor prospecting, donor events, and customer service. The ideal candidate should be a team player who is capable of handling multiple tasks while working alongside different types of donors and stakeholders. No day will be ordinary as this person will be expected to execute events, give tours, and help build WITF’s portfolio of donors on all levels.
If you are organized, self-motivated, and are passionate about public media, consider joining our development team. WITF offers medical, dental, and vision on your first day as well as generous time off and retirement plans. WITF is an EOE.
To review the full position specification, please follow this link.
PA Post Director of Development
PA Post is seeking a Director of Development to partner with our Executive Editor to help foster our mission of connecting Pennsylvanians to their state, and each other, with accountability and deep-dive reporting that is multimedia, digital-first audience-focused and distributed statewide.
In this role, you will develop relationships with individuals, institutional funders and community leaders to help grow our reporting initiatives by building revenue streams to sustain PA Post’s long-term financial success. The Director of Development will also work strategically to develop new and non-traditional sources of revenue.
The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of building relationships and developing diverse ways to grow revenue. They should also have experience delivering clear and concise communication to various audiences as well as be capable of effectively managing multiple priorities and fostering a positive, team-oriented work environment. The role is based in Harrisburg, PA and occasional travel throughout PA.
PA Post works in collaboration with WITF, a 501(c)(3) with over 50 years of experience covering the Commonwealth’s legislature, state agencies and state issues. We offer competitive benefits that include medical, dental, and vision insurance, a 401(k) with company match, and a generous paid time off plan that include paid parental leave.
Current Internship Positions
WITF offers resume-building, academic experience to college students across a variety of disciplines. While our internships are unpaid, interns using their internship for academic credit have the opportunity to apply for a stipend through the Chronister Internship Endowment.
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