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Arizona Sports Talk Show Producer
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Arizona Sports Talk Show Producer

• Emerging Level

Summary

Function as the producer for a sports talk show. Assist in coordinating live interviews, audio elements, digital elements, radio elements and other program content.

Category Producers 
Location Phoenix, Arizona Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

Produce entertaining and informative programming by using all resources. Make full contribution to assigned time segment and work effectively with on-air host(s).

This is an on-site role that requires the employee to work at our Phoenix (Arizona Sports) site.

In order to work on Company premises, or with clients / members of the public at other locations, Bonneville employees must provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or evidence of a negative COVID-19 test within the previous seven days.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Work in tandem with on-air talk host(s) in producing compelling sports-talk show programming and provide guidance and feedback to enhance his/her on-air presentation.
  • Evaluate current sports news and sports events each day and offer suggestions on how those events might be presented on the air in a way that is unique, and compelling to all listeners.
  • Research possible interview topics and guests by careful study of printed media (magazines, newspapers, books, the Internet, etc.) and by phone and/or personal contact with sports franchises and national media organizations.
  • Working knowledge of sports events and current local/national sports news to be able to add to radio segments.
  • Working knowledge of pop culture. Assist with keeping the show updated on the latest trends in pop culture.
  • Share and brainstorm ideas which could bring about programming continuity. Work cooperatively with other producer(s), digital team and with other stations, for content ideas.
  • Contribute show information to all social media platforms.
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
  • Two years post high school education in communication/journalism with skills in the following areas: booking guests, broadcast journalism, writing, computer and operational skills, related field, or equivalent.
  • Experience in a broadcast journalism environment, professional or collegiate level.
  • Aggressive attitude with a strong desire to advance in the broadcasting media.
  • Quick learner who is fully committed to meeting the challenge.
  • Strong desire to work at the state’s largest and most respected radio station.
  • Multi-tasking pro.
PREFFERED SKILLS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Ability to produce and perform on-air sports updates
  • Ability to run audio board and log commercials
  • Ability to produce and edit audio
  • Creative thinking
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  • Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
  • Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
  • Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
  • Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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