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On-Air Host - Norfolk, VA

On-Air Host - Norfolk, VA

Tracking Code
3651
Job Description

With 245 million monthly listeners in the U.S., Clear Channel Media + Entertainment has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. Clear Channel Media & Entertainment serves 150 markets through 840 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com  and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on iPads and smartphones, and used via navigation systems.  iHeartRadio, Clear Channel's digital radio platform, is the No. 1 all-in-one digital audio service with over 260 million downloads; it reached its first 20 million registered users faster than any digital service in Internet history.

The company’s operations include radio broadcasting, online and mobile services and products, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. Clear Channel Media + Entertainment is a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CCMO), a leading global media and entertainment company.  More information on the company can be found at ClearChannel.com.

 

NOW 105-Hampton Road's fastest growing and best sounding CHR, is looking for an Afternoon Drive Superstar. You'll be part of a dynamic and engaged team, on-air, online and in the community of the 7 cities. The Beach life is a big part of our coverage area, so that lifestyle should appeal to you, before you send your material!

 

Required Skills
  • Can you relate on-air, socially and in person to our core demo of W18-34? Do you know how to keep their attention while keeping the flow of the music going?
  • Can you make your endorsements really stand out and engage the listener on a personal level?
  • Prove it with the best recent aircheck you've got. Consider it an audition...
  • You may take on some additional duties from light imaging to station customization, so Nexgen experience is preferred but not required.
  • Additional skills in GSelector, Adobe and video production skills are a major plus!
  • Additional on-air opportunities within the cluster or within the region may be considered for the right candidate.
  • Adhere to all guidelines, policies and procedures of the station, Clear Channel Communications, Inc., the FCC and all other federal, state and local laws.
  • Adequate preparation for an air shift with use of creativity, imagination and exercise of independent professional judgment in writing, producing, interviewing, taping or broadcasting of on-air material.
  • Personality must be upbeat, informative and entertaining and be able to relate to station audience
  • Ensure logged commercials, promotions and any other programming essential to the stations operation are aired
  • Must be current with relevant daily material
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures regarding indecency and obscenity.
  • Work an approved and previously agreed upon air shift.
  • Maintain a website personality page. Must be kept up-to-date with relevant material that is appropriate for the given station.
  • Search out and share all possible web content with the Program Director and Online Content Director of the given station.
  • Participate in regular listening/aircheck sessions for critique with the Program Director.
  • Participate in required station Programming, Promotions, and Sales staff meetings and events.
  • Make regular approved appearances at paid, and non-paid, station events
  • Execute only Program Director approved interviews and events on air during the regularly assigned shift.
  • Be on call for possible disasters, breaking news, or acts of nature.
  • Assist with the voice over and production of paid, and non paid, spots required to run on the station.
  • Be an ambassador for the radio station when out in public.
  • Maintain a positive and approachable attitude when around listeners and clients.
Required Experience
  • You should have at least 2 to 3 years on-air experience in CHR, Alternative or Hot AC, excellent social media engagement examples and a passion for CHR music and the lifestyle.
  • You should possess a strong desire to be out on paid and non-paid station appearances a must Possible MD stripes for the right candidate.
  • You may take on some additional duties from light imaging to station customization, so Nexgen experience is preferred but not required.
  • Additional skills in GSelector, Adobe and video production skills are a major plus!
  • Additional on-air opportunities within the cluster or within the region may be considered for the right candidate.

 

You must include the following along with your resume to be considered.

  • Recent Aircheck less than 2 minutes long, your best example(s) of social media engagement and an endorsement spot or other high quality spot. If you have any imaging samples you’ve produced, those are highly recommended.

 

***PLEASE ATTACH YOUR AIRCHECK IN MP3 FILE FORMAT***

 

Clear Channel is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status. 

Job Location
NORFOLK, Virginia, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

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