Morning Co-Host / Journalist - Kincardine ON


Community minded radio station 95.5 CIYN (Kincardine, Ontario) has an exciting full-time opportunity for an enthusiastic, community driven, broadcast journalist who will also serve as our morning show co-host. The hyper-local radio station is now hiring for the position of Morning Show Announcer. If you have a passion for working in your community, are driven to know what’s relevant, and are hard-working while understanding the importance of initiative, we would like to hear from you.

CIYN is locally owned and operated in Southwestern Ontario and is the latest station acquisition for Lakeside Radio Broadcasting Corporation / Five Amigos Broadcasting.

Here are a few other important attributes we are looking for:

· Ability to generate, prepare, produce and deliver on air material, while maintaining a strong connection to the listening audience, community and clientele.

· Understand the need to generate content in a timely fashion for online and social media promotion

· Establish positive relationships with a wide variety of key community individuals

· Attend news conferences, on-location broadcasts and public appearances as required

· Strong telephone and interview skills

· Be hard working with a flexible schedule

· Drive and determination to constantly learn, evolve and lead

· Be comfortable with the on-air morning show for bits and shared information

· Other related duties as assigned by General Manager, Operations Manager or News Director

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

· Experience or Education in broadcasting/journalism field preferred

· Strong on air ability

· Strong audio editing and production/board op skills

· Knowledge of computer software such as Adobe Audition and iMediaTouch an asset

· Highly motivated and able to work with minimum supervision

· Valid driver’s license

ADDITIONAL INFO RE: POSITION

· Full time hours – 40 per week

· Full-time benefits after 6 months of full-time employment

· Profit sharing options for all employees

· Terrific opportunity for growth


APPLY NOW

If you are interested in this opportunity please send a resume, writing samples and audio demo by e-mail to Nick Cadotte – nick.cadotte@5amigos.net