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iHeartMedia Production Manager/Air Talent - Akron, OH in North Canton, Ohio

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Job Summary:

Commercial Production Manager/Air talent.

Responsibilities

• Assists in the creation of radio advertising and station promotions by providing administrative project or process support to department managers or staff.

• Executes general department administrative duties including ordering office supplies, sorting mail, making travel arrangements and scheduling meetings, etc.

• Prepares and reports on research and data analysis projects.

• Interacts with company personnel at all organizational levels.

• May research stories and book guests.

• May edit audio segments.

• May be required to coordinate activities between departments and/or outside parties.

• Delivers newscasts; announces radio playlist of musical selections; gives weather and traffic conditions; delivers sport scores, statistics and upcoming game information.

• Comments on music and other matters of interest to audience (e.g. time, weather, traffic conditions) and may interview musical personalities and members of listening audience.

• Typically specializes in one type of music (e.g. classical, pop, rock, country and western, etc.).

• Writes, reviews and/or edits news copy, introductions, public service announcements, commercials, pre-recorded reports, contests, etc.

• Participates in promotional events.

• May be responsible for operating control board for studios and remote programming.

• May directly sell advertising space to advertisers.

• Regulates program timing, operates syndicated programming, and plays commercials.

• Monitors the technical quality and accuracy of incoming and outgoing on-air programming from master control room.

• Protects station’s license by censoring live programs and deleting words/phrases not permitted on air.

• Processes time-out programming for accurate play back.

• Checks studio equipment for proper functioning and notifies Engineering of technical malfunctions affecting quality of the broadcast.

• Handles emergency inserts (e.g. news updates and breaking stories, emergencies, alert system tests, etc.).

Qualifications

• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, social networking platforms and basic audio production tools

• Ability to learn new systems quickly

• Excellent oral and written communication skills; excellent grammar

• Strong editorial skills including use of radio automation systems; ability to edit audio for clarity and time

• Strong time management skills; adept at setting priorities

• Serious attention to detail, ability to multi task, juggle demanding deadlines, and work across departments

• Stress tolerance especially under pressure and with tight deadlines

• Effective collaborator with multiple levels within an organization

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Socially informed and perceptive; up-to-date and in tune with the local and national trends and/or specialized knowledge of topics/events related to on-air discussions

• Pleasant, charismatic and well-controlled voice; excellent pronunciation

• Well-rounded communication skills for conducting interviews

• Ability to make others feel comfortable and open up on air

• Excellent writing and editing skills; proficient in grammar

• Proficient in media production and broadcast systems

• Proficient in Microsoft Office and social networking

• May require selling skills

• May require other language proficiency, e.g., Spanish

Work Experience

• 2+ years’ experience in radio production, broadcast and/or communications

• 1-2 years’ experience as an announcer in smaller market or college station environment

Location

North Canton, OH: 7755 Freedom Avenue, 44720

Position Type

Regular

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