Qualifications:-Journalism education with a strong science background-2-3 years proven journalism experience covering science/ health/ technology; radio production experience preferred-Ability to write quickly, creatively, and accurately on deadline-Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills-Self-starter who can work independently and create self-directed goals and timelines-Audio editing experience preferred-Knowledge of Wordpress or similar CMS software preferredWe offer:-A challenging environment, the opportunity to work with friendly people and learn new skills in radio production.-Competitive, full time position with health and 401k benefits. This position is based in New York City. We do provide occasional flexibility to work from home after successful completion of a three month review. Some overnight travel will be required (less than 15 nights per year). Visit our web site, www.sciencefriday.com to learn more about the show. To apply please send a resume and a cover letter describing why this sounds like the right job for you to JobP502@sciencefriday.com. Candidates selected for an interview will be asked to send work samples, story pitches, and will be required to take a writing test. This is an immediate vacancy. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No phone calls please.