Job Category:

Entertainment & Media, Social Media, News & Journalism, Writing, Blogging


Pay:

To be discussed


Overview

Townsquare Media Danbury has a rare opportunity to join our on-air lineup. If you have an outgoing personality and enjoy entertaining we want to talk with you! This position is mornings Monday – Friday, with additional duties such as live appearances and voice over work, as assigned.

Applicants must be social media savvy, regularly contribute content to the station’s website and YouTube channel, and the successful candidate must be able to connect and engage with the station’s target audience by keeping up with relevant trends and pop culture.

This person wants to be in Danbury and is eager to build relationships and value in our community.

This person also wants to be a part of a successful and growing radio company who highly values our brands, our talent and our family of employees. We take great pride in winning with radio, digital and live events.

If you do too, please attach a cover letter, resume, references and MP3 demo. (No phone calls, please.)

General Responsibilities

* Must have superior knowledge of current events and ability to create radio topics based on news & information

* Entertains and informs the listener audience both on the air, website blogs and social media outlets

* Write assigned Facebook posts and daily blog posts, along with other social media outlets

* Conducts on-air interviews, attend and assist in all market cluster live events

* Monitors and identifies important news issues within the community and manage public file

* Produce commercials on a daily basis

* Conducts Live Remotes and appearances and assist in special promotions and programming activities

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

* Knowledge of all FCC rules and regulations

* Computer literacy in applicable programs and excellent verbal communication skills

* Public speaking skill and ability to interact with listeners and clients in a public setting

* Problem-solving ability and skill in prioritizing

* Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels and to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines

* Skill in operation of control board, remote broadcasting, and other related production equipment

* Minimum 2 year experience of on-air required with strong social media and digital skills.

Education and Licensing Requirements

– High School Diploma

– Must possess valid state driver’s license

Physical Requirements

– May require lifting or moving up to 25 lbs.

– Able to sit for extended periods of time

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