Division: Radio Work Status: Casual, Fill In As Needed Location: Toronto ON
About the Role
Reporting to the Director of Talk and Talent, you will be responsible for fill in hosting for vacations and holidays across all dayparts.
This position will require an individual who understands and appreciates the diversity of lifestyle and opinions. If you are the right host, you are someone who can simplify the complicated, humanize stories and issues, reflect local life and lifestyle, has an insatiable curiosity to learn, a passion for current affairs and the ability to develop and execute talk radio segments, live broadcasts, and promotions. The ideal candidate is well traveled; someone who has an opinion, but is secure enough to talk to and listen to those with alternate perspectives. This host must be credible, likeable, fact based, engaging, fun, tasteful, a storyteller, relatable, and conversational.
• Prepare and host a live talk show as needed on a fill in basis
• Research. You must have a strong working knowledge and point of view of the day’s news and current affairs stories and prepare them expertly for broadcast and digital media
• Create original angles and approaches to stories