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Cincinnati Public Radio is currently seeking to fill the following position(s):

Freelance Writers

WVXU is looking for motivated freelance writers based in and familiar with the Cincinnati area to help us expand our coverage into underserved communities (communities of color, LGBTQ+, youth, etc.) across the Tri-State. We are particularly interested in underreported stories that pertain to arts and culture, the environment and neighborhood issues. The writer(s) for this position are embedded in communities and can bring fresh angles to story coverage.

Ideal candidates will:

  • Be able to pitch, report and write at least one story a month at a minimum of 500 words
  • Go off script from press releases to examine and reveal the true impact of a trend or event from all perspectives
  • Be highly organized and dependable, able to consistently meet deadlines
  • Be familiar with content management systems
  • Enjoy working in a collaborative manner

Application materials: resume, two writing samples and a cover letter detailing the unique perspective and stories you're ready to tell.

Broadcast experience is not required but a plus. If interested contact Rate will be commensurate with experience.


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Cincinnati Public Radio is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Cincinnati Public Radio is pleased to meet its responsibility to provide notices of full-time job vacancies to qualified recruitment organizations. If your organization would like additional information, please contact Cincinnati Public Radio in writing at or

Cincinnati Public Radio
Attn: Recruitment
1223 Central Parkway
Cincinnati, Ohio 45214-2889


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