Company: iHeart Media
Posted on: July 23, 2020
Job Summary: Creates program content and coordinates the
production process for both live and recorded radio programs.
Responsibilities Undertakes key administrative responsibilities as
well as assists in planning and producing live and/or pre-recorded
radio shows which may include news, music, talk, sports, traffic,
and feature productions. Generates original ideas, identifies
suitable ideas from others, and carries out thorough research.
Researches information, obtains materials and assists with
contacting and scheduling guests. Gives direction to presenters,
content providers, assistants and other crew members. Manages
budgets and ensures the efficient use of resources. Obtains
permissions or licenses for recording or broadcasting on location,
and for the use of music, sound effects and audio archive material.
Monitors listener emails, inquiries and responses related to shows.
Works in collaboration with presenters, performers or other program
contributors, in order to perform quality assurance to meet
established production standards, rules and regulations. Uses
various broadcasting technologies such as soundboards and
editing/production software. Schedules and monitors the radio
stream during live recordings. Assists with time-keeping, saving
show recordings, archiving show files and post-production editing
as directed. May work the board for pre-recorded or live shows.
Qualifications Ability to generate original ideas, and to think
creatively about how to communicate them to audiences; has
comprehensive knowledge of subjects relevant to specific radio
genres Excellent writing and storytelling skills; ability to tailor
and adapt content for different audiences and platforms
Knowledgeable of the radio market, different station/program
styles, audience demographics Knows how to use a variety of
recording equipment and to operate different radio studios
Excellent communication skills, complemented by diplomacy, empathy
and patience Ability to build rapport and draw information from
people Can coach and develop others Has confidence and tenacity to
pursue information, overcome obstacles and pitch ideas to senior
colleagues Stress tolerance: ability to work calmly and effectively
under pressure, and to react quickly to changes Ability to plan and
organize, set priorities, multi task and meet tight deadlines Full
knowledge of the law, rules and industry regulations around radio
production; knows when it is necessary, and how to acquire,
relevant clearances and licenses Proficient in Microsoft Office
suite and social networking platforms Work Experience 3+ years
experience as Radio Producer and/or Assistant in a smaller market
or college station Education 4-year college degree, preferably in
Radio or Media Production Certifications None required Location
Sacramento, CA: 1545 River Park Drive, Suite 500, 95815 Position
Type Regular The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will
not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race,
color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status,
protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally
protected classification or status.
Keywords: iHeart Media, Fairfield , Producer, Other , Fairfield, California
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