On Air Announcer - Halifax NS

Updated: May 4


Maritime Broadcasting System Limited (MBS Radio) is looking for our next on-air announcer to join our team! Do you have a positive attitude, love to be in the know, have behind the mic experience, and addicted to your social feeds? We are looking for the type of person that likes to have fun at the office…serious fun! If this is you, we want you to join our team!


Responsibilities:

  • Host various on-air shifts in our state of the art Halifax office

  • Required to voice track shifts as necessary – be heard throughout the Maritimes

  • Post and interact regularly on social media (Like, Retweet, we love it all!)

  • Interact with listeners at remote broadcasts, events, and appearances while promoting awesome products and businesses

  • Proactively engage listeners, clients and the general public

  • Execute station events and on-site promotions, including set-up of various signage, equipment, and driving branded vehicles (two hands on the wheel!)

  • Be involved in the community and know all about the comings and goings of Halifax and surrounding areas

Qualifications

  • Two years of relative on-air experience

  • A positive, out-going, can-do, winning attitude all while being a team player (sleeper-inners need not apply)

  • A clear understanding of what local radio is all about

  • Superior show prep and organizational skills to bring the best to your show in every on-air break

  • Superb social media skills with a working knowledge of using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and the next social media platform that has yet to be created

Please submit your resume and MP3 demo of no more than 5MB.

Resumes and demos to jobs@mbsradio.com with the subject line of "on-air Halifax"

Submission’s deadline: June 30th, 2021


MBS Radio supports the principles of Employment Equity is committed to ensuring our workforce is representative of the communities we serve. Women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and visible minorities are encouraged to apply and to self-identify so we can work towards full representation of those groups within our company.

MBS Radio requires all applicants to be legally eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship.


Maritime Broadcasting System Limited (MBS Radio) is a locally owned and operated group of 24 radio stations across Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. MBS Radio’s portfolio of products includes on-air advertising, static and digital billboards, live on location broadcasts, websites, streamers and social media offerings. As well as strategic event promotion and above all, creative marketing solutions.