Salem Media Group
Quincy, Ma
Published
April 8, 2021
Job Type
Part Time
Category
Radio

Description

Salem Media Group Boston (WROL950AM and 100.3FM) The Irish Hit Parade and A Feast of Irish Music is seeking a dynamic and engaging on air personality for their LIVE weekend show. The ideal candidate would join an exclusive group to host a segment of Boston’s famous 54-year-old weekend program, The Irish Hit Parade and A Feast of Irish Music.  This candidate would be required to work a minimum of a 3 hours shift on a Saturday or Sunday.

 

Brief Overview of Responsibilities:

·         Radio/Stream host

·         Commercial production

·         Station appearances

·         On-air content development

·         Social media engagement – attracting friends, followers, and fans on social media networks to station specifications

Qualifications:

·         Prior on-air experience

·         Deep knowledge of Boston and the Irish music scene and Irish music

·         Understanding of the Irish American culture and traditions

·         Strong writing skills

·         Desire to work in a creative environment

 

Technical Aspects:

·         Knowledge of how a operate a Radio Board

·         Must be comfortable working with a computer since using our automation software is what we use to ensure our commercial breaks are airing each hour.

·         Must keep track of music aired each show so we can accurately report to BMI each quarter.

·         Comfortable with multi-tasking – balancing on air host duties with entry level production tasks such as taking phone calls in real time, managing commercial breaks, queuing up the next song, etc...

·         Brief knowledge of recording software (example: adobe audition)

·         An understanding of how to structure a radio program so that the listener is continually engaged (not front loading or back loading a show, keeping it balanced).

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