Morning Show Host in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

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Job Summary

WALR ON-AIR MORNING SHOW HOST

 

Description:

Cox Media Group Atlanta is looking for an exceptional on-air talent to host mornings on our Urban AC  – Kiss 104.1 (WALR).   The ideal candidate will live and breathe the Urban AC format / lifestyle and must generate terrific content on air and on social that speaks to our audience.   The candidate should excel in all areas of social media / digital including Facebook, Instagram etc.   The morning host will be compelling, talented, professional and understand how to create great morning radio in a PPM-friendly environment.

 

Applicants should have at least five years of on-air experience as a lead on a morning show, understand PPM audience measurement, FCC rules and regulations, and will have the proven ability to work hand-in-hand with the sales, promotions, digital and production departments.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with other show cast members to create and execute an entertaining and engaging live and local daily morning show on Kiss 104.1.
  • Be responsible for searching for and vetting potential topics for daily shows
  • Repurpose content for station social media, website and app
  • Create compelling social media and digital content for the station’s various channels (Facebook, Instagram, app, website etc.)
  • Create compelling social media content on their own social media channels.
  • Act as the lead brand ambassador for Kiss 104.1 in the community – appearing at various events for the programming and sales departments.



 

 

What we look for

Qualifications:

  • Prefer 5 years of morning on-air experience with at least 3 years’ experience in a top 50 PPM market.
  • Track record of PPM / Morning Urban radio ratings success.
  • Proven ability to engage and have deep relationships with key local community leaders and generate content on air that serves the community.
  • Proven ability to engage with listeners on social media.
  • Proven ability to work well with the sales department and clients helping to drive revenue through excellent personal appearances and commercial endorsements.
  • Experience voicing and creating commercial production.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Computer skills for audio delivery and automations systems, such as WideOrbit, Adobe Audition etc.
  • Extensive digital experience with station web sites, social media, and mobile.
  • Available as needed, including nights, weekends, and holidays.

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