WALR Morning Show Producer/On Air Talent in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 7/21/2021

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Job Summary

The Kiss 104.1 producer works as the liaison between the morning show hosts and KISS 104.1 program director to help create a compelling, relevant daily morning show that speaks to the station’s adult audience.  The producer works to orchestrate a top-rated morning show by assisting in the brainstorming, development, creation and on-air execution of highly relatable content. 


Responsible for assisting in the prep, planning and development of a compelling PPM friendly morning show on KISS 104.1   Producer will need to be able to constantly multitask between various job functions each morning in a hectic fast-paced / high stress broadcast environment.  The executive producer will run the board and handle any audio recording or playback as needed.  Also, executive producer will answer phone lines and screen callers – vetting out which callers are appropriate for on air segments.   Producer will be able to maintain an up to date rolodex of relevant city, state and national leaders, celebrities and other pertinent guest for interviews on air.  Executive producer will keep all elements of content, news, traffic, etc. running on time and have extremely high standards for excellence.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Assist program director and morning show talent with brainstorming of topics that fit the station’s target audience. Generate original ideas, identify suitable ideas from others and carry out thorough research on ideas.
  • Help compile and prepare a daily show prep sheet to be followed by morning show hosts.
  • Contribute on air as assigned with compelling relevant content that fits each segment and speaks to the station demographic.
  • Working knowledge and experience with Adobe Audition. Edit interviews and other audio content relative to morning show
  • Develop a system for archiving and organizing show material and topics so they can be easily referenced at a later date for re-broadcast and reference.
  • Archive show audio for later broadcast in “best of” shows for holiday / vacation times.
  • Create and produce daily show promos and station imaging to promote the morning show.
  • Work with the promotions department to identify events and opportunities in the market that would benefit the morning show and help them gain exposure / awareness.
  • Collaborate with the CMG Atlanta digital content department to ensure that the morning show’s digital presence on station website and social media platforms is in line with our digital strategies
  • Keep a running list of shows, artists and celebrities that will be in the market and book interviews for the morning show. Maintain a list of contacts with relevant PR people, influencers in Atlanta and for television networks / record label / artist management companies.
  • Research information, obtain materials, contact and schedule guests
  • Collaborate with show producer in other markets where the morning host’s afternoon show runs to gather appropriate content from affiliates and distribution of designated show content from KISS 104.1.
  • Knowledge of radio market, different station programs, station audience demographics
  • Ability to plan and organize, set priorities, multi-task and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work under high pressure.
  • Knowledge of FCC rules and regulations for on-air



What we look for


Outgoing person with excellent interpersonal communications and public relations skills.  3-5 years on air, producer and board op technical experience in Urban AC, Urban Contemporary is preferred.  Applicants should have music knowledge related to the format and current event /urban culture knowledge.  




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