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KUNM Data Analyst

KUNM is seeking a data analyst to work with KUNM reporters on data analysis and creating visualizations and infographics. Their work will appear on kunm.org

Position Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Work closely with News Director, project coordinator and journalists to assist them with data analysis for their reporting.
  2. Create visuals such as maps and charts to accompany the web version of news stories for kunm.org.
  3. Post regularly to social media, according to guidelines from the News Director.
  4. Explore new data releases, existing databases for potential story ideas.

Requirements for Consideration

  1. Pursuing a graduate degree in Public Health, Sociology, Public Policy, or other field that would provide background knowledge relevant to the position.
  2. Experience with and passion for journalism.
  3. Experience creating web graphics such as charts or visualizations. Software could include GIS programs, Tableau, programming in html/javascript, or other similar programs.
  4. Experience working with data, such as advanced Excel skills, mysql databases or other similar programs.
  5. Experience working in a collaborative environment.

Required Application Materials

Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to Rashad Mahmood, rashadmahmood@kunm.org. Position is open until filled.