CBS Corporation Part Time Talent/Talk Show Host (WBZ-AM) in Boston, Massachusetts
Part Time Talent/Talk Show Host (WBZ-AM)
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Radio
JOB TYPE: Part-Time (without benefits)
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: Boston, MA
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets - including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio - as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030 AM seeks talk talent for part time and fill-in hosting. The ideal candidate will have the ability to create and deliver a topical and entertainment information program. Must exude personality, have strong opinions, have the ability to generate calls, and understand the local market. Must also have good news judgement, and be able to develop sources and relationships with the local politicians and news makers. He/she must understand local and national issues as well as lifestyle issues and can create show topics out of just about anything. The ideal candidate understands the importance of building an audience and community via on-air and social media platforms. This is a job for someone who understands that being a talk show host is a lifestyle choice and not just a job.
Must be an excellent oral and written communicator with strong creative skills; must have solid productions skills and a strong working knowledge of studio audio equipment necessary for on-air and production execution, including on-air digital systems such as Audio Vault and NewsBoss. Knowledge of the format and audience required. Excellent on-air voice with demonstrated track record required. 4-year degree preferred.
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