Afternoon Drive / Music Director - Red Deer AB

Job Posting

Position: (Full Time)

Afternoon Drive Host / Music Director

Reports to: Program Director

Station(s) X100.7

Location: Red Deer

Application Deadline: March 29, 2021

Only those candidates selected to interview will be contacted and no phone calls please

It’s been years since the X brand had an opening, so who’s interested? X100.7 – Red Deer’s Alternative is looking for an Afternoon Drive Host and Music Director.

If you’re feeling painted into a corner or squished into a box creatively, and you dream of a place to flex your locked away abilities, then this is a the gig for you.

If you love Alternative, and want to be a part of a team that helps guide the sound of the format, then this is the gig for you.

You’ll be expected to deliver a creative show daily, with no freebie breaks allowed, and you’ll be heading up the daily crafting of the station’s sound as its Music Drirector.

Still reading? Good.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

· Update and maintain music library.

· Reconcile, edit, and export daily logs.

· Keep relationships with record reps.

· Ensure station meets CanCon requirements.

· Prepare and deliver a daily afternoon drive show.

· Station appearances, remotes and events as required.

· Daily web content/social media updates to extend the life of your content and the station’s brand.

· Voice track when needed.

· Other duties as required by management.

Essential Knowledge and Skills:

· Knowledge of MusicMaster is a must.

· Any combo knowledge of Wide Orbit, Adobe Audition, Adobe Premiere Pro, Futuri POST, RadioPromoHub, and SoCast would certainly be an asset. If no, then let’s hope you’re a quick learner.

· Must be self-motivated.

· Must understand responsible, effective use of social media.

· Dedicated to superior local show prep.

Essential Requirements:

· 1-2 years on-air experience.

· An understanding of the format and its audience.

· Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

· Must have a valid driver's license and provide a current drivers abstract.

Please send demo and resume to:

Christian Hall, VP Brands and Content & Program Director

Harvard Broadcasting

Please put “Drive/MD” in your subject title.

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