Opportunities

There are a wide range of volunteer and intern opportunities at Radio Phoenix.

Music Department

Requirements:
• Must be familiar with various music genres, labels, and artists

Duties:
• Catalog and enter data for incoming CDs
• Review incoming CDs and make airplay recommendations
• Interview local and national artists for broadcast
• Assist in record label contacts and solicitations
• Help with tables and information at concerts, performances, and events

News Department

Requirements:
• Prior journalism experience, preferably radio or TV
• Ability to operate hand held recorders
• Ability to travel around Greater Phoenix on very short notice
• Be available on weekends

Duties:
• Prepare and produce short news stories and news items
• Be able to prepare longer investigative reports and interviews
• Be able to broadcast live from events, demonstrations, rallies
• Have no fear of asking sharp questions and not taking bland answers

Production Department

Requirements:
• Ability to follow detailed instructions and protocols for equipment
• Ability to use production programs such as Adobe Audition
• Knowledge of computer programs and automation systems

Duties:
• Record and produce programs for broadcast for station programmers
• Maintain and repair production equipment
• Prepare voiceovers, public service announcements, and station identification for broadcast

Outreach Department

Requirements:
• Must be comfortable speaking with members of the public
• Must be able to attend fairs, festivals, and other events on weekends
• Must be available First Friday of each month in evenings

Duties:
• Set up and operate tables and information booths at public events
• Assist in sale of station products
• Assist staff and Board in public presentations
• Make Powerpoint presentations for meetings
• Plan and execute events for the station
• Assist in writing and producing monthly newsletter

Operations Department

Requirements:
• Must be familiar with computer data entry systems and spread sheet
• Must be able to maintain records according to instructions
• Must be able to attend a monthly Board meeting on Sunday afternoons

Duties:
• Update and maintain station web page
• Update and maintain records in compliance with Federal Communications Commission guidelines
• Work with programming director to obtain and review potential programs
• Respond to all inquiries concerning the station and its operations

About Us

  • Supported by community underwriters, businesses and people like you, Radio Phoenix delivers unique 24/7 programming that focuses on local news and culture, organizations, music, artists, youth and more.

Community Radio...

• Is owned and operated by members of the community
• Meets the needs of the community
• Promotes local: local musicians, local artists, local organizations and the arts
• Offers news, views and music you never hear anywhere else

Contact Us

Inside Phoenix Center for the Arts 1202 N. 3rd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
USA
602-254-6636 (Office)
Mobile: 602-354-8823 (Studio)
radiophoenix.org
  • We bring the World to Phoenix, and Phoenix to the World™

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    (2016, 2015)
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