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.

WPYO On Air Talent - Part -time in Orlando, FL at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 11/16/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

Cox Media Group has an opening for part time On-Air Hosts.  We’re looking for talent to put on a show, not just an air-shift.  The ideal candidate can easily connect with people on-air, in person and on social media. Individuals applying for this position must possess a strong work ethic, be a team player, be able to work within format parameters to maximize ratings and revenue success, and be able to relate to the lifestyle that is Central Florida.  You should be a great story teller, understand the concept of forward momentum in a PPM world, be immersed in pop-culture, be active and forward thinking with social media and video, and have the ability to effectively tease and deliver on compelling content with great pacing and timing.

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.

Please include your Air Check Package with application!

 Responsibilities:

  • Show prep, including format related content, pop-culture content and local content; writing and posting web and social media content; writing and delivering commercial or personal endorsement content.
  • Hosting regular air shifts, plus other voice-tracked shifts as assigned. 
  • Duties include working closely with program director to develop relatable content, execute format, and deliver ratings goals.
  • Control board operation, including editing phone bits, interviews and other audio.
  • Remotes and appearances at station or life group functions, as assigned.
  • Work with sales and promotions to maximize revenue opportunities, including promotions and personal endorsements.

 

 

What we look for

Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year on-air experience, with Top 40 radio format experience preferred.
  • Strong on-air presence.  Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Track record of success in ratings and revenue.
  • Experience operating all on-air and production equipment.
  • Experience with audio software editing products (Adobe Audition, etc.)
  • Computer skills for audio delivery and automation systems (Wide Orbit, Audiovault, etc.), word processing, audio editing and web/social media.
  • Available as needed, including nights, weekends, etc., when required.
  • MUST be social media savvy, ready to hit the Orlando scene and execute a PPM-friendly and engaging radio show.

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group, Inc. (CMG) is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people. CMG provides valuable local content to viewers in the communities in which it serves. The company's operations primarily include 65 radio stations delivering all genres of content in 11 markets,33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's portfolio includes primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations. Additionally, the company also offers a full suite of national, regional, local and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, Cox Reps and Gamut.

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