Executive Producer – WSCR-AM/The Score

CBS Radio

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

-Generate show topics for and with show hosts

-Booking appropriate guests for show

– Produce Audio Content

– Aid Show hosts with topic development and provide necessary means in which to advance topics

– Screen calls during show in a professional manner

– Stay current on all national and local sports content

– Monitor televised sporting events and game highlights for show prep both at place of work and away from physical work area

– Have contacts with Chicago sports teams, and national media members

– Work with all departments of the radio station with an understanding of how they relate to show

– Oversee web elements

– Audio and sound production

– Podcasting

-Being able to read commercials if needed.

-Experience in performing endorsement commercials

-Promotional idea’s for the show, both production imaging, and marketing outside of the station

-Web writing experience

-Social media experience i.e.: Twitter, Facebook, etc.

-Interaction with all departments at the radio station

-Work away from the office for station/show promotions

-Being prepared for occasional travel for events/live shows

-Occasional weekend duties


Minimum Requirements:

– Bachelor’s degree and/or Equivalent experience

– Background in producing sports talk radio preferred

– Experience in producing in the field from live sporting events preferred

– Must have a working knowledge of the basic facts of topical sports stories

– Demonstrate ” sports news judgement”

– Knowledge of Protocols

– Remote producing-sound board engineering preferred

– Digital posting preferred

– Ability to multitask in fast paced environment

– Have a high degree of time management and organizational skills

– Excellent written and verbal skills

– Ability to use MS Office Suite

-Being able to learn Video streaming and the process for the station

-Top ten market experience preferred

-Being able to manage on-air talent expectations on a daily basis


All candidates must apply at:


CBS RADIO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is the policy of CBS Radio to afford equal opportunity to all, to discriminate against none, to take affirmative action to promote equal employment and advancement opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran’s status, marital status, or height or weight.

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://www.cbsradio.com →

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