Media Jobs

ON CALL PRODUCTION ASSISTANT , Entercom
Posted on November 21, 2014

Entercom San Francisco (Radio Stations 96.5 KOIT, 95.7 The GAME, 102.9 KBLX, 98.5 & 102.1 KFOX, 102.1 KRBQ) is looking for an on call Production Assistant. The Production Assistant will be responsible for but not limited to:

-    Assist the Production Director with producing commercial spots. 
-    Uploading external audio into Wide Orbit and Abacast operating systems.
-    Other responsibilities as needed   

Skills / Attributes Required

-    Experience with digital audio recording systems and techniques, including audio
editing software; Adobe Audition.
-    5 years minimum experience – Operation as broadcast or recording studio, audio
production mixer, engineer or technician. 
-    Possess experience with Wide Orbit system a plus. Ability to voice commercial
copy, and produce finished commercial product for airing.
-    Demonstrate ability to direct announcing talent in the performance of commercial
and other announcements.
-    Experience with digital audio streaming systems.
-    This is an on-site, in-office position and must be open to working off/late hours.   
-    Only those with a great and “get it done” attitude need apply.

Reports to:
Production Director

To be considered for this position, please apply online at http://www.entercom.com and click on “Careers”. No phone calls please. Entercom San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

PART-TIME AND FULL-TIME PRODUCERS , Entercom
Posted on November 21, 2014

Entercom San Francisco’s FM sports station “95.7 The Game” occasionally has available hours for part time radio producers on weekends or to be available as fill in for vacations and illness. Candidates should have a minimum of two years experience, strong communication skills, a passion and ability to book guests, proficient and engaged in social media, technically savvy and able to multi-task and very well organized.  Must be computer literate.  Occasionally we have an opening for fulltime producer. 

To be considered for this position, please apply online at http://www.entercom.com and click on “Careers”.  Entercom San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

PART-TIME AND FULL-TIME BOARD OPERATORS , Entercom
Posted on November 21, 2014

PART-TIME AND FULL-TIME BOARD OPERATORS

Entercom is looking for part-time and full-time Board Operators to help in clerical and operations assistance to assure smooth airing of station’s pre-recorded and/or automated programming and to answer incoming phone calls in a professional manner.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
-    Part-time basis, with an emphasis on weekend shifts.
-    Available to work evenings and weekends.
-    Be prompt and reliable for every shift.
-    Possess experience in the operation of broadcast equipment.
-    Possess basic production skills.
-    Proven current knowledge of FCC Rules and Regulations.
-    Have good attention to detail and work well with on-air deadlines.
-    Occasional need for full-time operators as well.

To be considered for this position, please apply online at http://www.entercom.com and click on “Careers”.  Entercom San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

PART-TIME AND FULLTIME ANNOUNCERS , Entercom
Posted on November 21, 2014

Entercom San Francisco occasionally has available hours for part time radio announcers on weekends or to be available as fill in for vacations and illness. 

Candidates should be able to function in various dayparts in a professional manner that is appropriate for the audiences of our San Francisco stations. Talent should possess previous on-air radio experience in a major market.

Occasionally we have an opening for fulltime on air talent.

To be considered for this position, please apply online at http://www.entercom.com and click on “Careers”.  Entercom San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Temporary Part-Time Programming Intern , Entercom
Posted on November 21, 2014

Entercom San Francisco offers an opportunity for students to apply classroom theory to practical experience. Our internship program allows students to experience firsthand the reality of working in the radio broadcasting industry. Interns can test their creative talent, exercise their analytical skills and increase their understanding of broadcasting operations and trends. Internships are available year-round, and are 12-15 hours per week, with specific days and times agreed upon in advance. All interns must be enrolled in a College or University and receiving college credit.  Students are expected to obtain and complete any forms necessary to receive credit for the internship experience. Entercom San Francisco will assist students with the completion of such forms and provide information concerning duties and responsibilities. Internships are current available within our programming department. All internships are unpaid.  

Internship requirements:

  • Must be available at least 1 day from Monday-Friday.
  • Must have a GPA of C or above.
  • Must be dependable
  • Must have upbeat, friendly, and outgoing personality
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be a currently enrolled college student and receiving college credit.


To apply for this position, please go to http://www.entercom.com and click on “Careers”.  Entercom-San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

TEMPORARY PART-TIME RADIO PROMOTION ASSISTANTS , Entercom
Posted on November 21, 2014

Entercom San Francisco (96.5 KOIT, 95.7 The GAME and 98.5/102.1 KFOX) is currently accepting applications for a number of paid promotion assistants.  We are looking for the best of the best! All promotion assistants will be available during one semester (Fall, Winter/Spring, Summer).  This is a part-time, 15-20 hours per week position and must be flexible.

Candidates will assist the Marketing and Promotion staff with promotions, public relations and special events throughout the Bay Area. Part-time promotion assistant’s duties also include some office and clerical work, as well as participation in contest and event coordination. Each promotion assistant will receive a broad experience in radio promotions and opportunities are available to learn about other departments as well. Each job opening averages approximately 15-20 hours per week and includes days, nights, weekends and holidays, and may be used for college credit.
Position requires the following:

- Must be a currently enrolled college student or have graduated from college within the last six months.
- Must have a valid California Driver's license and a clean driving record and willing to drive company cars around the
  Bay Area.
- Must have a GPA of C or above.
- Course of study in communications/broadcasting or marketing/public relations is preferred.
- Must have good communication skills - phone and writing.
- Must have excellent office and computer skills.
- Must be familiar with the 96.5 KOIT, 95.7 The GAME and 98.5/102.1 KFOX format.
- Must have flexible hours and be able to work at least 15 hours per week, includes days, nights, weekends and
  holidays.
- Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
- Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

To apply for this position, please go to http://www.entercom.com and click on “Careers”. Entercom-San Francisco is an equal opportunity employer.

Sales Account Executive , KMPH Fox 26 and KFRE CW 59
Posted on November 19, 2014
Deadline: December 9, 2014

Category:
MARKETING

Position/Title:
Sales Account Executive

Details:
KMPH Fox 26 and KFRE CW 59 in Fresno, California are seeking a strong sales professional to complete our team. We have all the tools necessary for your success, including research, an award-winning creative team and state-of-the-art digital production. If you are ready for an excellent opportunity to succeed while working with a team of experienced and motivated sales professionals, please apply.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
11/19/2014

Closing Date:
12/19/2014

City:
Fresno - 93727

State:
California

Experience:
Outside sales experience is highly desired.

Requirements:
•    Generate revenue for the station and meet monthly goals through effective outside sales techniques
•    Develop new business through selling commercial advertising time and other station products by reaching out to local businesses and other advertisers
•    Create and present advertising strategies and ideas for local businesses incorporating TV, online and digital mediums
•    Provide input on sales promotion ideas to sales management
•    Retain current business and develop new business contacts
•    Attain budgeted revenue goals through effective solicitations, promotions and service
•    Understand the business objectives and advertising strategies of clients and find ways to help them achieve their objectives through effective advertising

Additional Information:
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.

Contact:
Apply on-line at www.sbgi.net

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Intern , Marketplace
Posted on November 19, 2014

Position Summary:

Award-winning Marketplace is public radio's daily magazine of business and economics. Airing weekday mornings and evenings, it boasts the largest audience for any business program in the U.S. on radio, cable, or network television.  To check out information about the program, go to: http://www.marketplace.org/.

Marketplace has an excellent internship opportunity in Washington, D.C., for those who have an active interest in journalism.  Marketplace Interns will be compensated on an hourly basis.  Metro costs will be subsidized.

This internship is 40 hours a week and will span winter/spring 2015 (January through May). It is paid $11/hr.

 
Position Responsibility:

In Washington D.C. (work with entire Marketplace D.C. Bureau staff):

  • Learn and perform a variety of production, research, and editorial tasks.
  • Handle administrative tasks, including managing studio calendar and bookings.
  • Record audio in the field.
  • Contribute ideas for stories and other editorial material.
  • Conduct pre-interviews for on-air guests.
  • Database and web projects.

 

Required Education and Experience:

  • A demonstrated interest in journalism (i.e. produced work for publication, worked at school newspaper/radio, etc.)
  • Work study programs can be honored as long as the goals of the program fit in with internship duties and requirements.

 

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Must have the ability to write, meet deadlines, and work independently.
  • Must have strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products with the ability to learn new software programs.
  • Self-starter with an appetite for learning radio.

 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Familiarity with public radio programs generally and Marketplace specifically.
  • Coursework or experience in radio journalism.
  • Familiarity/proficiency with AP style.
  • Familiarity with PIN (Public Insight Network).

 

Reporting To This Position:   None

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • Must be able to perform the essential duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Physical Demands:  Required to walk, sit, and stand; reach with hands and arms; balance, stoop, kneel, or crouch; frequent use of hands for data entry/keystrokes and simple grasping. 
  • Working Conditions:  Moderate noise level, occasional exposure to prevalent weather conditions.
Intern , Marketplace
Posted on November 19, 2014

Position Summary:

Award-winning Marketplace is public radio's daily magazine of business and economics. Airing weekday mornings and evenings, it boasts the largest audience for any business program in the U.S. on radio, cable, or network television.  To check out information about theprogram, go to: http://www.marketplace.org/.

Marketplace has an excellent internship opportunity for those who have an active interest in journalism.  Marketplace Interns will be compensated on an hourly basis.  Parking or bus pass will also be reimbursed.

This is a minimum 15 hour a week internship and will work through the 2015 winter/spring semester (January through May). It is paid $11/hr.

 
Position Responsibility:

In Los Angeles (work with entire Marketplace staff):

  • Learn and perform a variety of production, research, and editorial tasks, including cutting tape.
  • Write show promos, daily station updates, and other materials.
  • Contribute ideas for stories and other editorial material.
  • Conduct pre-interviews for on-air guests.
  • Database and web projects.

 

Required Education and Experience:

  • A demonstrated interest in journalism (i.e. produced work for publication, worked at school newspaper/radio, etc.)
  • Work study programs can be honored as long as the goals of the program fit in with internship duties and requirements.

 

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Must have the ability to write, meet deadlines, and work independently.
  • Must have strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products with the ability to learn new software programs.
  • Self-starter with an appetite for learning radio.

 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

Coursework or experience in radio journalism
 

Reporting To This Position:   None

 
Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • Must be able to perform the essential duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Physical Demands:  Required to walk, sit, and stand; reach with hands and arms; balance, stoop, kneel, or crouch; frequent use of hands for data entry/keystrokes and simple grasping. 
  • Working Conditions:  Moderate noise level, occasional exposure to prevalent weather conditions.
Senior Producer, Digital , Marketplace
Posted on November 19, 2014

Position Summary:

The digital senior producer oversees Marketplace's expansion of digital products and develops and drives future strategy. S/he works alongside the executive producer and managing editor to shape Marketplace's digital offerings including Marketplace.org, apps, podcasts and social media channels. S/he ensures Marketplace's high editorial standards and connects Marketplace's content with new audiences.

The digital senior producer is creative, enthusiastic, bold and well-versed in modern, digital journalism. S/he is interested in innovation and advancements in media, mobile technology, and social media.

S/he also has a proven track record in hiring and managing a team, as well as a demonstrated ability to collaborate successfully with colleagues.


Position Responsibility:

  • Further develop and execute Marketplace's digital strategy, consistent with overall Marketplace and APM plans.
  • Work with executive producer, managing editor and show producers to create compelling content and cohesive Marketplace voice across all digital platforms.
  • Editorial oversight of all digital content.
  • Help develop and execute strategies to substantially increase audience
  • Help integrate radio staff to deliver material to web and other non-radio platforms
  • Help develop and communicates the vision for the service
  • Lead and develop a team that: Develop and maintain relationships with other media outlets to expand Marketplace's reach and identify opportunities for partnership and collaboration.
  • Inspires creativity, innovation and iteration.
  • Promotes an enthusiastic and ambitious working environment.
  • Embraces diversity in staff.
  • Creates a culture of constructive feedback and performance coaching.
  • Develops individualized development goals and plans with staff.
  • Work with the Creative Director Digital to develop rich mobile digital offerings.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Seven or more years' experience in a digital news environment, including supervisory/leadership experience.
  • Management expertise - demonstrated ability to inspire and lead effectively.

 

Required Skills:

  • Deep familiarity with the media landscape and emerging online trends.
  • Proven digital native with strong social media savvy.
  • Effective leadership skills in a newsroom environment.
  • Ability to serve as a member of the leadership team and collaborate effectively with colleagues.
  • Talent for recruiting, coaching and developing talent.
  • Ability to maintain high journalistic standards under deadline pressure, including objectivity, balance and fairness.
  • Understanding of credibility, personality and value of Marketplace brand.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to implement new processes and procedures as needed.
  • Working knowledge of content management systems, HTML/CSS, WordPress.

 

Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • Experience launching new products and initiatives.
  • Highly-networked in the journalism and digital space.
  • Knowledge and understanding of audience engagement strategies.
  • Interest in economics and their impact on societal issues.
  • Familiarity with a broadcast news environment.

 

Reporting to this Position:

Digital team including editors & production assistants
 

Physical Demands & Working Conditions:

  • Must be able to perform the essential duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Physical Demands:
  • Required to move about in an office environment and sit at extensive periods of time
  • Reach with hands and arms
  • Balance, stoop, kneel, or crouch
  • Frequent use of hands for data entry/keystrokes and simple grasping
  • Working Conditions:
  • Moderate noise level
  • Occasional exposure to prevalent weather conditions