Afternoon ProducerKLIF / KPLX / KTCK / WBAP / KSCS / KESN
Location: Dallas - Fort Worth, TX
Contact Name: Cumulus Media Dallas
Cumulus Media’s Dallas location is offering a great opportunity for an Afternoon Producer for our News/Talk Stations, KLIF 570AM/WBAP 820AM. Our ideal candidate should keep up with current events, be social media savvy, and be able to adapt to breaking news situations, be highly organized and have the ability to work in a fast-paced newsroom.
Who we are:
Cumulus Media Dallas currently features 7 stations in the Dallas/Ft. Worth metro area: KTCK 1310 The Ticket, KPLX 99.5 The Wolf, KSCS 96.3 New Country, KESN 103.3 ESPN, WBAP 820 News/Talk, KLIF-AM 570 News/Talk, & KLIF-FM Hot 93.3. At Cumulus Dallas 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.
Cumulus owns and operates 460 radio stations in 94 U.S. markets, as well as Westwood One Networks, serving over 10,000 stations worldwide. Over 225 million people per week engage with a Cumulus or Westwood One asset making it an exciting and unique career opportunity! We are constantly creating new windows for success and strive to provide world class tools to help you succeed and reach your full potential as an employee. More recently, Cumulus is the proud creator of NASH- an exciting new lifestyle and entertainment brand targeting over 90 million country music fans nationwide.
Cumulus Media Dallas is seeking an experienced Afternoon News Producer for the combined WBAP/KLIF Programming/News Departments. Candidates for this position must possess the following skill sets:
Must have at least three years of experience in radio news.
Individual will book guests for live interview segments
Individual will interview newsmakers and write and produce stories.
Individual will write and stack newscasts for the morning news anchors
Individual will be required to write and produce web and social media content.
Individual must be aware of current events/breaking news stories
Familiarity with digital audio editing software required.
Individual may be called upon to anchor newscasts as needed.
Strong computer skills and working knowledge of standard text and audio editing
Ability to multi-task and change course during breaking news
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good at problem solving and prioritizing
Great team player
What we Offer:
Cumulus offers an opportunity to embark on a career with the fastest growing media company in the U.S.
Recognition and reward for outstanding performance.
Competitive pay and the ability to increase income.
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.
Freda Ross, News Director
Cumulus Dallas/Ft. Worth
3090 Olive Street, Suite #400
Dallas, Texas 75219
Send resume, writing sample, and air check when applying. Applications without writing samples and air check will not be considered.
No phone calls Please.
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3090 Olive Street, West Victory Plaza, Suite #400, Dallas, Texas 75219
Telephone: 214-526-2400 Fax: 972-708-4146