Cumulus Media Wilmington, NC is searching for a Conservative Morning Talk Show Host for News/Talk/Sports 980 WAAV.
Candidates must have a proven track record of success. Your digital and social media skills must be as engaging as your on-air presentation and execution. The best candidates will be detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and react in a calm and decisive way when dealing with challenging situations. Excellent writing and production skills are essential. People skills and the ability to work closely with all departments and a talented sales team are critical.
Responsibilities include hosting shows that generate significant listenership by being entertaining, informative, community oriented and forwarding the brand. Must have a deep understanding of how to go beyond the latest news, headlines, and events to craft an entertaining and unique product. The candidate should be able to plan, promote and produce a quality show, through creative ideas, segments, booking local and celebrity interviews and production elements. Daily commercial production is required. As an ambassador for Cumulus, participation in station and client events/remotes, connecting with the community and our listeners, building a relationship with clients through the sales team and networking within the market are paramount. Candidates must have unparalleled passion, worth ethic and drive.
Minimum 2 years previous Talk Show on-air experience
News/Talk format experience
Strong organizational and computer skills
Ability to multi-task
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good at problem solving and prioritizing
Able to take direction and flawlessly execute game plan
Radio & Digital advertising sales experience desirable
Digital video and graphic design skills desirable
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES
Knowledge, understanding and compliance with all FCC Rules and Regulations
Provide elite customer service to all of our customers; listeners, advertisers and co-workers
Responsible for assisting with commercial production
Live Broadcasts and station appearances, whether paid of unpaid