CBS Corporation Talent-WXYT in Southfield, Michigan

Talent-WXYT

REF#: 27007

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Radio

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Southfield, MI

ABOUT US:

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.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Radio Detroit's FM Sports Station, 97.1 The Ticket is seeking Talent to create and deliver a daily entertainment and sports information program. If you are well rounded in pop culture, current events, know sports and you are a great story teller with an engaging personality we have the perfect job for you.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Perform live broadcasts that are entertaining and informative.

  • Digital multimedia and social media experience with Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and other platforms

  • Produce video content for station website and social media outlets including Facebook live and other source

  • Prepare and research for broadcast.

  • Not only having the ability to be a strong radio presence, but also must be comfortable on camera and video on a regular basis.

  • Protect the station’s FCC license.

  • Monitor the shows and commercial logs for the airshift.

  • Ensuring that promotions and contests are executed properly.

  • Making personal appearances at station events and remote broadcasts.

  • Other duties as required by management.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required: 5 years of major market experience. Must be an excellent 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 RCS Master Control. Must be a social media expert with in depth knowledge of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Knowledge of the format and audience required. Excellent on-air voice with demonstrated track record required. 4-year degree preferred.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled