Night Show Air Talent

The E.W. Scripps Company Knoxville, TN
Scripps is looking for a Full-Time night air personality to be live on Star 102.1 Knoxville with a combination of voice tracking and real time breaks on Power 96.5 in Springfield, MO.

* Are you an air talent who lives to entertain and engage with people?

* Does your content speak to an 18-34-year-old audience?

* Is your brain brimming with creative ideas? Are you a good writer?

* Do you love and follow pop culture?

* Can you work phones and other channels of interactivity with your listeners?

* Do you want to grow as a personality---maybe do mornings some day?

* Are you passionate about social media?

* Are you excited by personal appearances?

Experience with Wide Orbit automation, video creation and editing, and imaging is a plus!

Duties include nightly and weekend air shift (Knoxville), voice track/real-time breaks for Springfield, production, remotes and appearances. One year commercial on-air experience required--two years preferred.

No phone calls please.

Key activities:

* Perform a live on-air shift following station format guidelines and requirements, including operating all audio consoles, broadcast automation equipment, EAS equipment, and computers as necessary

* May announce artists or title of performance and identify station and make public appearances.

* Voice track segments as required

* Daily contributions to station social media efforts including, but not limited to: Facebook posts, daily blog, Twitter feeds, posting to station web site, podcasts and producing video segments for the web site.

* Follow all FCC rules, EAS requirements, state and federal laws, and company policies.

* Follow and maintain radio station commercial, program, and transmitter logs as required

* Effectively work in a team environment to develop and maintain positive rapport with other staff members, management, clients, and listeners

* Identify trends and recommend improvements based on market knowledge and trends.

* Provide quality service and assistance to all customers, potential customers, employees and vendors on an ongoing basis.

* Operate control board, audio recording, and production equipment during radio broadcasts

* Screen listener phone calls

* Operate control board during live show remotes

* Edit live spots


* Bachelor's degree in radio broadcasting or related field preferred.


* .Minimum 2 years experience in radio broadcasting

Skills & Abilities:

* An energetic, engaging personality.

* Excellent verbal and written communications skills required.

* Good voice quality that includes clear enunciation.

* Ability to present your perspectives and insights in an entertaining and creative way.

* Ability to connect and relate personally with the target audience.

* Strong problem solving skills.

* High work ethic.

* Ability to work in a team environment.

* Ability to meet deadlines and detail orientation.

* Operate studio equipment.

* General knowledge of radio station operation.

* Computer proficiency.

* Understanding of the sales process.

* Understanding of FCC rules and regulations

* Knowledge of social media platforms

* Web proficient

* Valid driver's license, driving record in compliance with station policy, and proof of insurability (liability limits of $100,000 per person/$300,000 per accident/$50,000 property as defined by station policy).