Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

On Air Talent (Part Time) in Athens, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 5/28/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

Cox Media Group is looking for part-time on-air talent to join our Athens Radio Team!  

 The ideal candidate must be versatile, live locally year-around and hours will vary.  Our new team addition must know UGA sports very well, specifically football, and be able to talk about it intelligently on the air.  This individual also needs to communicate/speak-enunciate clearly, be able to take direction and be open to coaching.  Duties will include running the board across the cluster when needed and the ability to voicetrack a few weekend airshifts plus potential fill-in during the week.  Having the ability to fill-in on our news/talk station newscasts and traffic reports will also be helpful. 

Please supply aircheck/demo when applying for job.  (Links are acceptable.)

 WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Live air shift as scheduled by Supervisor
  • Voice track automation of pre-recorded air shifts
  • Operating station board during broadcasts across the cluster
  • Attending programming meetings, training (per request), and station staff meetings (as needed)
  • Be available for scheduled air check review sessions for monitoring performance and coaching of on air presentation and techniques and suggestions
  • Miscellaneous other duties upon request.
  • Ensuring commercial spot loads run on time
  • Following FCC guidelines
  • Other duties as assigned

 

 

What we look for

WHAT WE LOOK FOR:

  • Previous media experience
  • High school diploma
  • Strong knowledge of UGA sports
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to take directions and a willingness to learn
  • Must be able to work nights & weekends

WHAT WE OFFER YOU: WHY YOU SHOULD WORK AT CMG

CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements. We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

We provide valuable local content to viewers in the communities we serve through our 33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, 53 top-performing radio stations delivering all genres of content in 11 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. Our portfolio includes primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations. We also offer a full suite of national, regional, local, and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, CoxReps and Gamut.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development.

We promote the safety and well-being of our employees by requiring that all newly hired CMG employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!

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