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WQED Pittsburgh, honored with the 2007 and 2006 Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Award for Station Excellence, was founded in 1954 as the nation's first community-supported broadcaster. WQED creates, produces and distributes quality programs, products and services to engage, inform, educate and entertain the public within its community and around the world. WQED Pittsburgh is one of the first broadcasters in the country to be fully high-definition (HD) in its studio and field production capabilities. It is the parent company of WQED-TV (PBS); WQED: The Neighborhood Channel; WQED: The Create Channel; Classical WQED-FM 89.3/Pittsburgh; WQEJ-FM 89.7/Johnstown; local and national television and radio productions; WQED Interactive (www.wqed.org); and The WQED Education Department.

WQED is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Account Executive

Donor Relations Specialist

Director of Development


Account Executive

The Account Executive is responsible for generating revenue for WQED Multimedia by developing and furthering relationships with clients to insure continued support for the organization's broadcast products and services.

Responsibilities:

Required education and skills:

Candidates should send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@wqed.org. No phone calls please.

EOE, M/F/D/V

 


Director of Development

Reports to: Vice President, Development & Membership

WQED Multimedia seeks a highly experienced fundraiser for the position of Director of Development. This position is responsible for the overall operations of the Development Office, including the identification, cultivation, solicitation, acknowledgement, recognition and administration of benefits to major (Leadership Circle, FM Angels), and planned giving (Legacy Society) donors. Aggressively cross-promote (consistent message) each program, fully utilizing radio, television and Internet, to increase revenue, donor and community-at-large awareness and satisfaction with WQED Multimedia.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Required education and skills:

Candidates should send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@wqed.org. No phone calls please.

EOE, M/F/D/V

 


Donor Relations Specialist

The Donor Relations Specialist is responsible for leading and contributing to the cultivation and retention of members, viewers, listeners, and online visitors by providing excellent customer service and by maintaining accurate member records.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Required education and skills:

Candidates should send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@wqed.org. No phone calls please.

EOE, M/F/D/V

 


Contact WQED

Address:
WQED Multimedia
4802 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh PA 15213

Customer Service:
412-622-1370

Switchboard:
Call 412-622-1300 to be directed to a specific department or person.

Fax:
412-622-1488

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EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

WQED Multimedia is an equal opportunity employer. WQED offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and a comfortable work environment.

WQED Multimedia treats applicants and volunteers without regard to their race, or color, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, disability, marital staus or veteran status.

WQED IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
IF YOUR ORGANIZATION IS INTERESTED IN RECEIVING NOTICES OF JOB OPENINGS AT THIS STATION IN ORDER TO REFER QUALIFIED APPLICANTS, PLEASE CONTACT THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT careers@wqed.org.

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