• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Chicago,IL

Audacy,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

WBBM-FM, Audacy Chicago has a rare opportunity for a multimedia superstar talent to join our local morning team at the legendary B96! 

 

Are you a strong, empathetic leader who can confidently orchestrate a fun, engaging show with a cast of characters that leaves a positive emotional connection?  

 

Are you a master content creator that can carry on a relatable, entertaining, and engaging conversation with our Generation X and Millennial audience in a 360° world encompassing on-air, online, and on-site content?  

 

Are you creative with a strong work ethic and have the drive to create a one-on-one connection with our audience, partners, and more?  If so, we invite you to apply and help us connect with our community, the fans and attract listeners.  

Audacy offers full time employees with a comprehensive benefits package to include:  health care coordinator, medical, dental, vision, telemedicine, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, disability, life insurance, critical illness, hospital indemnity, accident insurance, paid time off (sick, vacation, personal, parental, volunteer), 401(k) retirement plan, discounted employee stock purchase, student loan payment assistance program, legal assistance, life assistance program, identity theft protection, discounted home and auto insurance, and pet insurance.

 


JOB EXPERIENCE

 

What You'll Do:

 

  • Create original content and performing live broadcasts that are entertaining and informative.
  • Participate and create original content for all social media platforms; managing online personality presence
  • Protect the station’s FCC license
  • Monitor the music and commercial logs for the airshift
  • Ensure that promotions and contests are executed properly
  • Operate the control board and perform production work
  • Make personal appearances at station events and remote broadcasts
  • Other duties as required by management

REQUIREMENTS

 

More About You:

 

Individuals applying for this position must possess a strong work ethic, be a team player, be able to work within format parameters to maximize ratings and revenue success and be able to relate to the lifestyle that is Chicago.  You should be a great storyteller, understand the concept of forward momentum in a PPM world, be immersed in pop-culture, be active and forward thinking with social media and video, and can effectively tease and deliver on compelling content with great pacing and timing.

 

 

Required & Preferred:

 

  • Minimum 5-year on-air experience, with Top 40 radio format experience preferred.
  • Must be an excellent and creative communicator that is a master of mass appeal pop culture content that can articulate in an entertaining and organic manner to a Generation X and Millennial audience.
  • Must be open to coaching and working closely with station management on content strategy, both as part of a collective on-air show and the brand as a whole. 
  • Must be knowledgeable and a fan of Top 40 music, pop culture, and have an understanding on how to relate it to the audience.
  • Must have solid skills in audio production and have a strong working knowledge of using production and on-air studio equipment and software applications like Adobe Audition, Wide Orbit, VoxPro
  • Adhere to all company policies and guidelines of station, company, and FCC.
  • Show prep, including format related content, pop-culture content and local content; writing and posting web and social media content; writing and delivering commercial or personal endorsement content.
  • Hosting regular air shifts, plus other voice-tracked shifts as assigned.
  • A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of applicant’s own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required.

ADDITIONAL INFO

Audacy, Inc. (NYSE: AUD) is a scaled, multi-platform audio content and entertainment company with the country’s best radio broadcasting group, a leader in virtually every segment of audio, and America’s #1 creator of original, premium audio.  Audacy engages over 170 million consumers each month, bringing people together around the news, sports, podcasts and music that matter to them. Learn more at www.audacyinc.com, Facebook (Audacy Corp) and Twitter (@AudacyCorp).


HOW TO APPLY

Please upload resume and apply at https://careers-audacy.icims.com/

https://careers-audacy.icims.com/jobs/5550/on-air-personality/job