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Salem Media Group

Morning Show Executive Producer - Chicago, IL

Salem Media Group
Chicago, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 02/24/2014
Categories: Media/Video/Radio
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Full-Time Morning Show Executive Producer


AM 560 The Answer in Chicago is looking for a talented and motivated broadcasting professional who understands how to create compelling and relevant radio in the country’s third largest market.


Responsibilities include:


-         Daily show preparation, including, but not limited to, researching story and topic ideas, pulling audio, and booking guests


-         Screening listener phone calls during the show


-         Editing daily show podcasts


-         Identifying, editing, and archiving “Best Of” segments for future use


-         Identifying, producing, and, if necessary, writing daily show promos


-         Generating creative programming ideas


-         Participating in show promotions as needed


-         Working early morning hours



Qualifications include:


-         A minimum of two years of major market broadcast experience, preferably in a spoken word format


-         A working knowledge of current events, politics, and Chicago news


-         Familiarity with digital audio production and automation, preferably Adobe Audition, and/or NexGen


-         The editorial initiative to identify, develop, and pitch compelling segment ideas


-         The ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment


-         A self-starter approach to your work


-         A willingness to give and receive constructive, creative criticism



Salem Media of Illinois, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Please e-mail cover letters and resumes to: Marcus Brown, Program Director, AM 560 The Answer,

. Fax: 847-439-2846. NO PHONE CALLS.