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Assistant Program Director/On Air Personality

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Alpha Media Columbia has an exciting opportunity to join our Programming team for Hot AC Q93-5/WARQ!  We are selectively searching for the right APD/On Air Personality who has big ideas and plenty of creativity and hustle to bring to the team. 

If you have a talent for engaging the local community and helping your station stand out from the pack, this could be the ideal fit for you. Our culture is built on support, collaboration, career development and energy.  At Alpha Media, we pride ourselves on being the fastest growing media company that also thinks and acts like a “start up.”  We have a passion for generating great local content for our radio and digital products and we strongly encourage innovation and uniqueness for our brands. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities for this position may include:

-The ability to entertain, inform, and connect with the local community to maximize ratings performance.


-Be a student of hot topics that are relevant to our target audience.


-Generate ideas, concepts, and segments along with the Program Director to distinguish our brand and engage our listeners.


-Assist in the branding of the station via music, imaging, social media, and special events.


-Conduct on-air interviews with Hollywood and music celebrities.


-Serve as Master of Ceremonies for public and/or private events.


-Broadcast live from remote locations.


-Be a positive member of a tight-knit team.


-Have a passion for serving our local community.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements of this position may include the following:

-Possess a great attitude, and be a positive influence on the team.


-Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.


-Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.


-Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


-Able to relate to the audience and have a strong listener interaction.


-Public speaking skills and ability to interact with listeners and clients at live events.


-Excellent problem-solving and prioritizing skills.


-Ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines.


-Must be comfortable with Selector, a control board, remote broadcasting and other related studio software and equipment.


-Must be creative, innovative, and have original thought in the performance of on-air duties.


-Must have a valid driver’s license and fully insured vehicle.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you feel you are a qualified candidate and could have a big impact in this type of environment, submit your cover letter, resume, references, recommendation letters, and current air-check ASAP to AlphaMediaUSA.com/Careers. You may also mail the same to:

Alpha Media - Columbia
ATTN: Brendan Croghan
1900 Pineview Drive
Columbia, SC 29209

Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-09-26