Fri. Feb 15th, 2019

Jobs

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ARE YOU READY TO PRODUCE FOX SPORTS RADIO’S ‘STRAIGHT OUTTA VEGAS’?

FOX Sports Radio has an opening for a Producer to work on RJ Bell’s program ‘Straight Outta Vegas’.

The selected individual for this opportunity will be able to create program content and manage the production process for both live and recorded radio programs. You’ll be counted on to generate original ideas, research information, schedule guests, operate recording equipment and provide direction to presenters, content providers, assistants and other crew members. There may also be needs for running the board during live and/or pre-recorded shows. A strong knowledge of the radio market, different station/program styles, and audience demographics is preferred.

This position will be based in Las Vegas, NV.

To apply for the position click here.

DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE THE NEXT PLAY BY PLAY ANNOUNCER OF THE BOSTON RED SOX?

WEEI, Boston’s legacy sports radio brand and the winner of the 2018 Sports Station of the Year Marconi award, is seeking an experienced and talented individual to become the next play-by-play announcer on the WEEI Boston Red Sox Radio Network.

The candidate selected for this dream job opportunity will sit alongside Red Sox Hall of Famer Joe Castiglione in the broadcast booth.

The ideal candidate will have vast experience doing play-by-play for a professional team, an inherent understanding of the passionate Boston sports fan base, and an innate ability to be able to describe what’s happening on the field in an entertaining and compelling fashion. Must be willing and able to travel and work weekends.

For consideration send your resume and email to Joe.Zarbano@entercom.com. No phone calls please.

THE BEST SPORTS CITY IN AMERICA DESERVES A DYNAMIC EVENING HOST

WEEI, Boston’s legacy sports radio brand and the 2018 Sports Station of the Year winner, is seeking a uniquely talented individual to anchor its night timeslot. The person selected will host nightly on the WEEI Sports Radio Network and the WEEI Red Sox Radio Network.

Boston is Nielsen Metro #10 and averages triple the national average for sports radio listening in the PPM markets. 

Extensive knowledge of Boston’s pro sports teams is mandatory as is a deep and natural curiosity for trending sports stories of all kinds, current affairs, pop culture and sports media.  The successful applicant will have an inherent understanding of what male consumers are talking about on a daily basis and steer the program to reflect those burgeoning topics. 

For consideration send your resume and email to Joe.Zarbano@entercom.com. No phone calls please.

AMERICA’S BEST ENGINEER IS NEEDED IN DENVER

KSE Radio has a rare opening for a Chief Engineer to oversee the entire Denver cluster. This is a 4 cluster operation (Altitude Sports Radio 92.5 FM – KKSE-FM, Altitude Sports Radio 950 AM – KKSE-AM, Kool 105 – KXKL-FM and Mix 100 – KIMN-FM).

Included in the responsibilities for this cluster are operational duties involving the Altitude Radio Network productions of the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche and Colorado Rapids. The position was previously held admirably by the late Barry Thomas.

To apply, send your resume and cover letter by email to dave.tepper@kseradio.com.

ALTITUDE SPORTS RADIO IS LOOKING FOR AN AUTHENTIC AND COMPELLING ON-AIR PERSONALITY

Altitude Sports Radio 92.5 FM in Denver has a full-time opening for a host to join their weekday lineup. Interested applicants should possess the skills to create a knowledgeable and entertaining daily sports program, and be comfortable and credible discussing everything from the NFL to the NBA, MLB, NHL and college sports. Engaging personalities who are masterful storytellers are encouraged to apply.

Additional responsibilities for this position will include performing live broadcasts, preparing and conducting research to form and advance on-air conversations, interviewing special guests, interacting with members of the audience, ensuring that promotions and contests are executed properly, making personal appearances, and an ability to adhere to all guidelines, policies and procedures of the station, the FCC and all other federal, state and local laws.

This is not a position for a beginner. You must be an excellent communicator with a tireless work ethic who thrives on working in a team environment. 

To be considered, click here.

THE KIRK MINIHANE SHOW NEEDS AN EXPERIENCED PRODUCER

The Kirk Minihane Show on Radio.com is looking for an experienced producer. Candidates should have a minimum of two years’ experience and need to have strong communication and organization skills.

For the past five years, Kirk has been co-host of the “Kirk and Callahan” morning show on WEEI in Boston. This new show will expand Kirk’s reach to a national audience and explore wide-ranging topics in addition to sports. Kirk’s new, daily, weekday radio show, is expected to launch in early 2019.

The ideal candidate will be able to work in a fast paced work environment and serve as a creative problem solver. They will work directly with Kirk to build, launch and maintain a national radio program. Production duties will cover both Kirk’s live weekday show and weekly podcast.

To apply for this position click here.

ARE YOU READY TO PRODUCE FOR 102.5 THE GAME?

102.5 The Game has an immediate need for an experienced radio executive producer to work with one of the radio station’s weekday shows. The chosen candidate will work with the show host(s) to create compelling and relevant daily talk shows utilizing all of the stations assets. Previous show production experience is preferred.

The person who earns this opportunity will be a leader inside the organization and community and follow all company guidelines as outlined in the station’s employee handbook.

This is a full time position with health, vision, and dental insurance, paid vacation and a 401k retirement plan.

Producer will report to the Program Director.

For consideration please email your resume to:  jobs@cromwellradio.com. Please include Executive Producer in the subject line of your email when submitting your resume and cover letter.

VERSATILE PRODUCER NEEDED AT BUFFALO’S LEADING SPORTS STATION

Buffalo’s all sports station WGR is seeking a full-time broadcast producer for shows and play-by-play with experience working in conjunction with talent/show hosts to create and produce entertaining and compelling content for over the air, digital and social media.

Candidates should be able to handle all technical responsibilities including operating the master control board, screening calls, managing traffic logs, preparing production elements (music and audio) and assisting with content creation, guest booking, social media, and web pre/post show work.

Sports anchoring duties may also be needed along with other day to day duties.

To apply for the position click here.

THE PASSION OF KANSAS CITY SPORTS IS YOURS TO SELL AT WHB

Union Broadcasting has a rare opening for an Account Manager to join Kansas City’s sports content leaders: Sports Radio 810 WHB and ESPN Kansas City 1510am and 99.3fm. The company has partnerships with every major sports team in the city and a wide array of radio, digital and non-traditional assets to offer prospective advertisers to help their businesses grow and prosper.

Media sales and/or sports team sales experience is preferred. Compensation is based upon experience in the industry and the relationships and revenue you cultivate and generate.

Union’s management team works collaboratively with each sales team member in order to help them achieve their financial goals in the fast-paced, exciting world of sports. They provide a fun place to work where a motivated individual with a passion for sports and creativity can thrive.

If you qualify and are confident you can make a positive contribution to their team, send a cover letter and resume to Sandy Cohen at scohen@unionbroadcasting.com.

VISIONARY PROGRAMMER SOUGHT BY THE VOICE OF MILWAUKEE, 620 WTMJ

620 WTMJ has a rare opening for an experienced Program Director who can innovate, lead, strategize, and execute. Locally owned by Good Karma Brands and serving as the flagship for the Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers, and Milwaukee Bucks, you will have all of the tools necessary to manage all aspects of a successful radio station while having the opportunity to work side by side with local owners and leadership and a talented, committed team who is passionate about our loyal audience and providing them with everything going on in Wisconsin!

Good Karma Brands (GKB) and 620 WTMJ is looking for candidates with a desire for a long-term career and a commitment to sustained growth in a team environment. This position includes responsibility for station operations and the sound of the station 24/7/365, oversight of the brand’s content and social media strategy, a commitment to providing feedback for all programming and advising/mentoring on-air talent, producers, and board operators, handling internal communications between the content team and other GKB departments, managing scheduling and breaking news situations, creating and writing compelling imaging that reflect the station’s strategic direction, and more.

For further consideration, please send your resume and cover letter to careers@goodkarmabrands.com.

TALENTED PD NEEDED TO LEAD MILWAUKEE’S SPORTS STATION TO NEW HEIGHTS

Are you ready to be part of a winning team and help Wisconsin sports content reach new heights? ESPN Milwaukee is looking for an experienced Program Director who spends their days dreaming about what they would do to improve sports content, engage fans, and grow an already leading brand into so much more. ESPN Milwaukee is locally owned and operated (and has been since its inception 20 years ago!) and consists of top sports brands in Milwaukee; ESPN 540 AM and 94.5 ESPN.

This position will give you the opportunity to work alongside our legendary WTMJ, the flagship of the Green Bay Packers, the Milwaukee Brewers and the Milwaukee Bucks, to create compelling and entertaining content. You should possess strong organizational and time management skills, prior programming experience, proven leadership and ability to coach talent, a deep knowledge of the local sports scene, excellent written and verbal skills, a willingness to accept and provide feedback, an ability to think outside of the box, plus passion and a strong work ethic.

For further consideration, please send your resume and cover letter to careers@goodkarmabrands.com.

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.

FREELANCE WRITER/REPORTER WANTED

Do you have a passion for telling stories about sports media brands and individuals working in the industry? Have you written pieces and demonstrated an ability to thoroughly research stories and present information in a timely, compelling, and informative way? Are you hungry to tackle new projects, increase your relationships, and grow your professional profile?

If that sounds like you, and you’re looking for a flexible opportunity to 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!