Afternoon Host & Promotions Coordinator – Lloydminster, AB


Afternoon Host & Promotions Coordinator – Lloydminster, AB


Vista Radio has an immediate opening for an Afternoon Host / Promotions Coordinator based in Lloydminster, AB. Come live, work and play in Canada’s ONLY Border City… at the LEGENDARY, 106.1 The Goat! This is a heritage station with deep roots in our company and community. Are you ready to be the newest member of our GOAT HERD?


Vista Radio prides itself on a fresh vision of broadcasting and an unparalleled commitment to its community involvement. Vista Radio is privileged to operate 43 radio stations (and growing) broadcasting across 70+ transmitters located in three Provinces and the Northwest Territories. We are also well connected to our communities with 35 MyTownNow websites.


If you are looking for a career that offers challenging work, long-term growth potential and the chance to make a real difference, join our team. With more than 250 employees our team is passionately dedicated to their communities and is committed to generating exceptional local radio.


Description:

Host an interactive and engaging Afternoon show from 2pm - 6pm, Monday through Friday

Be a major player in the fabric of our community

Make promotional appearances, as required

Committing to growth with regular air checks

Contribute to station social media pages and websites

Assist with sales/programming by collaborating on creative promotions

Liaise with clients and being an ambassador for our Radio Station

Voice tracking additional shifts for other dayparts or stations as required

Manage scripts and requests to record commercial and promo voice-overs

Coordinate with Sales & Program Director on all ideas, contests and promotions

Help build, organize and execute station initiatives and client based programs on air and online

Other duties as assigned by management

Key Requirements:

Minimum 1 years of radio broadcasting experience

Working knowledge of Adobe Audition

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Solid audio editing and communication skills

Strong awareness of social media landscape and how to navigate those unique platforms

Ability to create sales / programming packages through Google Suite network

Ability to relate to the local target audience

Strong teamwork and collaboration, able to take direction and coaching from leaders and colleagues

A valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Goal oriented and self-motivated with a high level of initiative


Application Instructions:

Apply online through our Vista Career Opportunity Portal @ www.vistaradio.ca or EMAIL your unique resume and cover letter to Evan Degenhardt - edegenhardt@vistaradio.ca . Please attach an MP3 demo or include a link to a Soundcloud/YouTube audio demo with your application.


As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from all qualified individuals