EXECUTIVE PRODUCER SOUGHT IN INDIANAPOLIS
107.5/1070 The Fan in Indianapolis seeks an experienced sports talk pro in both the on-air and administrative realms to join its staff as an Executive Producer. This person must be able to perform a variety of tasks on a daily basis, primarily from a behind-the-scenes standpoint, but also might be needed to fill-in when necessary in a show-host role and/or a sports anchor standpoint.
This position involves working on a daily basis with the Program Director, and interacting on a daily basis with all aspects of the Fan staff including producers, talk-show hosts, and part-time board-ops.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to developing producers, working with talent on content creation, assisting with work schedules and affidavits, collaborating with the digital department on daily show podcasts and on-line content, plus other duties as assigned by management.
To be considered for this opportunity, send your resume with any pertinent on-air, news demos and writing samples to GRakestraw@indy.emmis.com.
TOP NOTCH REPORTER NEEDED TO COVER CLEVELAND SPORTS
Cleveland’s leading sports station, 92.3 The Fan, is looking for a top notch reporter to cover the market’s local teams. This is a position that involves a number of different responsibilities including producing live or recorded sports updates, gathering, writing, recording, editing and delivering sports content inclusive of providing live coverage when breaking news occurs to the station and to fans through social media. You should possess the skills to interview local and national sports figures, as well as to write scripts and ad-lib, develop and research potential stories. Other duties may also be required by management.
To apply for this opening, click here.
THE FAN IN COLUMBUS IS ON THE HUNT FOR THE NEXT GREAT PD
Sports Radio 97.1 The Fan is looking for the next great programming savant. The Fan is Columbus’ radio home of the Ohio State Buckeyes, and Columbus Blue Jackets, and features the best local personalities in the Columbus market. The radio station is privately owned by RadiOhio, and consistently rated among the top stations in the sports format.
This position isn’t for the weak. You’ll not only create the programming strategy for the highly successful 97.1 The Fan, but you’ll also oversee ESPN 1460, Columbus’ home for ESPN radio and select play by play, and the Ohio News Network, Ohio’s only full time state radio network, supplying over 70 radio stations with daily news, weather and sports updates. The full-time news department covers the state of Ohio with up to the minute news coverage.
If you are a visionary sports programmer with superior skills, and a strong work ethic, and you’re ready to help the brand continue its winning tradition, and reach even greater heights, click here to apply.
1500 ESPN IS LOOKING FOR AN ON-AIR HOST, AUDIO PRODUCER & SOCIAL MEDIA BRAND MANAGER
1500 ESPN in Minneapolis is looking for the next On-Air superstar, creative Audio Producer, and forward thinking Social Media Brand Manager to elevate the brand’s multi-platform content experience. This is an opportunity to work in an incredible sports market for an amazing radio company which values its employees and provides them with the tools to succeed.
Different levels of experience are required for each position. A passion to win, strong work ethic, and positive attitude are required for all.
To apply for each of the radio station’s openings click here.
Be advised that all three of these openings are full-time positions, and are listed separately in 1500 ESPN’s Careers section.
No phone calls please.
THE SCORE IN CHICAGO NEEDS A DYNAMIC SPORTS DIRECTOR!
670 The Score, Chicago’s leading sports radio brand, is searching for its next Sports Director. The selected candidate for this position will possess the ability to coach and develop on-air talent, train producers, produce and create audio and digital content, aid on-air talent with topic development, monitor televised sporting events and game highlights for show prep, work with all departments of the radio station with an understanding of how they relate to station business, and more.
This opportunity requires an individual who has a strong work ethic, contacts, social media experience, writing/video abilities, and understands that travel and occasional weekend work may be required.
To apply click here.
FREELANCE WRITER/REPORTER WANTED
Do you have a passion for telling stories about individuals and sports media brands? Have you written pieces and demonstrated an ability to thoroughly research stories and present information in a compelling and informative way? If that sounds like you, and you’re looking for a flexible opportunity to expand your profile, pad your resume, and have some fun, then we should talk.
Interested contributors should submit a resume and writing samples to JBarrett@sportsradiopd.com.
Serious applicants only please!