On-Air Traffic Director, Full-time, Alpha Media - Louisville
Position Description: Alpha Media, operators of 96.5 WGZB, 99.7 WDJX, 101.3 WMJM, 102.3 WXMA and 105.1 WGHL seeks Full-Time Traffic/News Director and Reporter. The Director/Reporter will be responsible for compiling traffic conditions and reporting traffic on-air on all five of our stations multiple times per hour during Morning and/or Afternoon Drive (M-F). The Traffic Director/Reporter will need to build working relationships with area law enforcement, establishing reliable traffic resources and connecting with listeners/users on-air and via social media. The Traffic Director/Reporter will also act as fill-in for morning/afternoon drive reporter.
In addition to reporting Traffic during Drive-time hours, the Traffic Director/Reporter will be required to work with the Program Directors and/or Promotions Directors on other programming/promotions related work, including social media and website updates, prize winner updates and other related jobs.
The successful candidate will have strong writing and editorial judgment; excellent on-air presentation and reporting skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills required; solid understanding of producing traffic-related news stories; high work ethics and standards; ability to meet deadlines and detail orientation; knowledge of newsroom computers required along with familiarity of area streets and highwaysALPHA MEDIA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Contact Name: Dale Schaefer
E-mail us your resume and cover letter to: Dale Schaefer, Senior Vice President and Market Manager at Dale.email@example.com
: Alpha Media
: 520 S. 4th Street, 2nd floor
City : Louisville
State : Kentucky
Zip Code : 40202
Posted on Thu, April 9, 2015
by Jacklyn Perdue