Salem Media Group

Producer - Pittsburgh, PA

Salem Media Group
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States


Date Posted: 04/12/2017
Categories: Media/Video/Radio
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Salem Media Group in Pittsburgh, PA (WORD/WPIT/WPGP) has an opening for a Full- time Producer for a talk radio show. Related experience necessary. Knowledge of NexGen Digital automation software and Adobe Audition a plus. Full time position will be weekdays and could include some weekends. Candidates must possess strong communications skills, familiarity with social media posting, audio editing, the ability to multi-task and must be extremely reliable.

 

Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

 

  • Operation of sound console during live programming
  • Screening and activating live calls
  • Assisting hosts with preparing in-studio and remote guests for interviews
  • Collection of audio and editing of sound clips and pre-recorded programs
  • Obtain materials necessary for interviews, e.g. photos, bios, websites, etc.
  • May be requested to assist with production/operation of other station(s) programs within scheduled hours of duty
  • Assist program hosts with contacting and scheduling guests
  • Assist Programming/Production with creating current show promos
  • Assists Operations/Programming in improving/maintaining show quality and content through constructive feedback and suggestions
  • May be responsible for direct or indirect updating of Host page on station website and social media channels
  • May write and post content via social media during broadcast
  • Update databases relating to guest contacts and production pieces
  • Be fluid and flexible adjusting daily task list to the demands of a live radio program
  • Other related duties as assigned by Operations Manager

Requirements

  • Ability to nurture strong relationships with ministries, newsmakers and community leaders
  • Strong team player
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • Must have experience with Microsoft Office, Facebook and Twitter
  • Ability to identify a good story and to tease out essential facts and issues
  • Confident communicator
  • Creative thinker
  • Ability to put studio and other guests at ease
  • Talk radio experience is not required

Salem Media Group is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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