Content Team

Company: NewsTalk STL
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Location: St. Louis
Full TimePart Time

Overview:
Create program content and manage the whole production process for both live and recorded radio programs. Including hosting, audio production as well as digital/social media.

Duties:
• Undertakes key administrative responsibilities as well as assists in planning and producing live and/or pre-recorded radio shows.
• Generates original ideas, identifies suitable ideas from others, and carries out thorough research.
• Researches information, obtains materials and assists with contacting and scheduling guests.
• Gives direction to presenters, content providers, assistants and other crew members.
• 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.
• Schedules and monitors the radio stream during live recordings.
• Assists with time-keeping, saving show recordings, archiving show files and post-production editing as directed.
• May work the board for pre-recorded or live shows.
• This job could require early morning/evening work, and the possibility of some weekend work.

Qualifications:
• 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 platforms
• Knows how to use a variety of recording equipment and to operate different radio studios
• Excellent communication skills, complemented by diplomacy, empathy and patience
• Ability to build rapport and draw information from people
• 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
• Full knowledge of the law, rules and industry regulations around radio production; knows when it is necessary, and how to acquire, relevant clearances and licenses
• Proficient in social networking platforms
• Should be proficient with Microsoft Windows, Digital Audio Editing programs (such as Adobe Audition)
• Should possess operational knowledge of radio automation software

What We Offer:
• Excellent benefits including medical packages including optional dental and vision.
• Vacation accrual from day 1
• Paid holidays
• Ongoing training both in group meetings and individual one-on-one support

EpicSTL, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).