Assistant Program Director/On-Air Talent
Posted on 2018-09-13
By SC Broadcasters Association
Alpha Media – Columbia, SC has an exciting opportunity to join our Programming team for Hot AC Q93.5 WARQ as Assistant Program Director/On-Air Talent. 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.
At Alpha Media, we have a passion for great radio and digital content. Our philosophy is to be smaller, faster, bolder, and work as a high functioning, best of class team at all levels. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world-class events, and building strong relationships in our communities.
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Alpha Media operates 228 radio stations within 49 markets across the United States covering all formats.
We are live and local and can’t wait to talk to you!
Responsibilities of this position may include the following:
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 of this position include:
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.
We’d love to hear a sample of your work! If you would like to send a demo, include the link to your website in your cover letter. If you do not have a website, upload your demo in YouTube and provide the link.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your cover letter and resume ASAP.
Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify
Interested applicants may apply at www.alphamediausa.com/careers/openings/
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer