CUMULUS MEDIA | LAFAYETTE, LA is looking for a dynamic Full-time On-Air Personality for KRRQ-FM. This is a prime-time PM-Drive position. If you can deliver lifestyle headlines, be focused, creative and multi-task, and most of all love radio, we should talk. Board work, production, podcasts, and social media duties are all a part of what we do, so show us what you've got.
Who We Are:
KRRQ-FM/95.5 is Lafayette's premiere Hip-Hop and R&B radio station super-serving Acadiana and beyond.
Responsibilities for the full-time On-Air Personality on KRRQ-FM/95.5 include hosting a show that will generate ratings by being entertaining, inspiring, and informative.
Must have a deep understanding of how to go beyond the latest news, headlines, and events to craft an entertaining and unique product On and Off Air the Air. The candidate should be a proficient planner and producer of a quality show through creative ideas, segments, celebrity interviews, and production elements.
Daily commercial production is required. Candidates must have unparalleled passion, worth ethic, and drive.
Produce a compelling radio show by using creativity, imagination, and exercise of independent professional judgment in writing, producing, interviewing, taping, or broadcasting on-air content.
Possible social media engagement and digital content generation from affiliates
Read Live commercial copy on Air.
Handles emergency news/weather live reports; on call for weather disasters/breaking news
Plays music as specified by music director and music log
Participates in station/company promotional events.
May be responsible for operating control board for studios and remote programming.
Protects station's license by censoring and deleting words/phrases not permitted on Air.
Produces commercial production
To upload your air-check, please paste the audio file into a Word document and save with name format Lastname.Audio and upload as part of your application by selecting "Include a cover letter". Instructions are also provided on the application form.
3+ years of Full-Time On-Air experience with successful ratings history
Familiar with digital audio editing software; Reaper, Adobe Audition, Audacity
Strong knowledge of the Urban and Rhythmic culture
Experience with Social Media is required
People Skills / Team Player
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong knowledge of all FCC rules and regulations
Socially informed and perceptive; up-to-date and in tune daily with the local and national trends and specialized knowledge of topics/events related to on-air discussions and station format.
All new hires must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by date of hire, subject to legally-mandated accommodations
What we offer:
Professional growth and career path
Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask "what if" and try innovative solutions
401K with company match to plan for the long-term
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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).