APD MID DAY PERSONALITY - Careers At Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media’s Lafayette location is offering a great opportunity in the broadcasting industry as an ASSISTANT PROGRAM DIRECTOR/MIDDAY ON-AIR PERSONALITY for 94.5 KSMB. Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, take direction, execute instructions and produce a compelling radio show.
The Assistant Program Director/Midday Personality is a full time, salaried position. Experience should include knowledge of Op X Systems, experience with Adobe Audition 1.5 or 3.0 and on air skills with a minimum of three years full-time on-air experience. This individual will be responsible assisting the Program Director in managing and leading full and part time on-air staff for Lafayette’s Contemporary Hit Station KSMB-FM and executing the format of the station as developed with Cumulus CHR programming Format Captain and Regional VP.
Cumulus Lafayette currently operates 4 Great FM Radio Stations that serve the residents of Acadiana with on-air, digital and mobile content that is compelling, appreciated and as much a part of this community as the people that live in it. KSMB is a dominant force in Lafayette radio and continues to be the cornerstone of radio in Lafayette for over 30 years At Cumulus Lafayette we strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to drive the evolving, diverse culture of the Power of Radio to success.
A leader in the radio broadcasting industry, Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS) combines high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands to deliver premium content choices to the 245 million people reached each week through its 447 owned-and-operated stations broadcasting in 90 US media markets (including eight of the top 10), more than 8,200 broadcast radio stations affiliated with its Westwood One network and numerous digital channels.
Together, the Cumulus/Westwood One platforms make Cumulus Media one of the few media companies that can provide advertisers with national reach and local impact. Cumulus/Westwood One is the exclusive radio broadcast partner to some of the largest brands in sports, entertainment, news, and talk, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the Academy of Country Music Awards, the American Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, Westwood One News, and more. Additionally, it is the nation's leading provider of country music and lifestyle content through its NASH brand, which serves country fans nationwide through radio programming, exclusive digital content, and live events. For more information, visit www.cumulus.com.
Other responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
- Produce a compelling radio show.
- Actively engage in Social Media.
- Assist in production and imaging of the station.
- Assist the Program Director in overseeing promotion and marketing.
- Live Broadcasts and station appearances
- Commercial Production.
- Minimum of three years full-time on-air experience.
- Strong production skills and knowledge of Op X and Adobe Audition.
- Some college preferred.
- FCC license compliance
- Take direction and execute instructions.
- Ability to work with and get along with others.
- Excellent verbal and communication skills
What we offer
- Recognition and reward for outstanding performance
- Competitive pay
- Benefits, vacation, and paid holidays offered for all full time employees
- Benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account with company match, 401K with company match, and Life and Disability coverage
Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
For immediate consideration, please complete the application process at http://www.cumulus.com/careers/.