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iHeartMedia Part Time Traffic Producer in Southfield, Michigan

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Total Traffic + Weather Network

Job Summary:

Creates content and provides timely and useful information to commuters planning their drives as well as to those already en route by maintaining contact with external sources of information or by observing traffic patterns.


  • Manages information: keeps all facts straight, makes sure details are accurate and current and tracks any changes in information.

  • Must have a sense of urgency.

  • Computer experience is a must. Reasonable typing speed and knowledge of how to use drop-down menus.

  • Knowledge of maps and how to use mapping devices such as GPS is mandatory.

  • General people skills are important. Must be able to communicate with staff and other agencies as well as outside operations that the company partners with.

  • Some weekend, holiday and overnight hours are expected. We are a 24/7 operations.

  • Will have the ability to follow directions and employment guidelines.

  • Works in collaboration with presenters, performers or other program contributors, in order to perform quality assurance to meet established production standards, rules and regulations.

  • Uses various broadcasting technologies such as soundboards and editing/production software.


  • Ability to generate original ideas, and to think creatively about how to communicate them to audiences; has comprehensive knowledge of subjects relevant to specific radio genres

  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills; ability to tailor and adapt content for different audiences and platforms

  • Knowledgeable of the radio market, different station/program styles, audience demographics

  • Excellent communication skills, complemented by diplomacy, empathy and patience

  • Ability to build rapport and draw information from people

  • Can coach and develop others

  • Has confidence and tenacity to pursue information, overcome obstacles and pitch ideas to senior colleagues

  • Stress tolerance: ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure, and to react quickly to changes

  • Ability to plan and organize, set priorities, multi task and meet tight deadlines

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking platforms

Work Experience

  • 3+ years’ experience as Radio Producer and/or Assistant in a smaller market or college station


  • 4-year college degree, preferably in Radio or Media Production


  • None required



Southfield, MI: 3000 Town Center, Suite 2160, 48075

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iHeartMedia is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month – we specialize in radio, digital, social, podcasts, influencers, data, and events across the nation and provide premier opportunities for advertisers.

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