Job Opportunities



Hours:  Weekdays, plus planned evening/weekend meetings and events as required

Wage Range:  Commensurate with experience

Benefits:  Vacation and Sick Leave, Health Plan

Closing Date:  September 1, 2014

KVMR FM is a listener-supported, non-commercial radio station serving the northern Sierra foothills and Sacramento Valley at 89.5FM, 105.1FM in Truckee/Tahoe and 88.3 Placerville/Camino.  The Development Director is responsible for all aspects of station financial development including membership, underwriting, marketing and events.  Participates in long-range strategic planning with an eye to optimal financial growth and prosperity.  Develops and maintains a program of station promotion, advertising, and community visibility.  The Development Director also researches, pursues and maintains auxiliary station funding including grants, planned giving and major giving. 

Additional responsibilities include: Stewardship of donors, monthly reporting to KVMR Board and Board Committees, volunteer training and management and staff supervision.  Hands-on maintenance of underwriting house accounts, marketing and outreach.  This position reports to the General Manager.  Persons interested in applying should possess the following qualities:

  • AA or BA degree in Marketing or in closely related field preferred.  Demonstrable, relevant professional experience.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to defuse conflict-oriented situations, maintain a positive productive work environment, and motivate team members.
  • Knowledge of and experience with fundraising methods, techniques, planning and implementation.
  • A strong commitment to improve KVMR’s financial well being as well as its image and visibility throughout our broadcast regions.
  • Understanding of HR management rules, regulations, and responsibilities with supervision.
  • A passion for community radio.
  • Computer literacy, especially database management experience, and working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
KVMR FM is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Women and Minorities Encouraged to Apply
To apply, please submit letter of interest and
resume to:
David Levin
General Manager