WHL Play-by-Play Announcer/Sales Executive Prince Albert, SK This is the moment you’ve been waiting for… The rare opportunity to call games for the Western Hockey League Champion, Prince Albert Raiders.
Pattison Media, Prince Albert Division, is looking for the next legendary voice to bring play-by-play, commentary, and news coverage to Saskatchewan’s ‘Hockey Town North.’ You will work with senior newsroom leaders to build multi-media coverage of the team on our digital asset paNOW.com and affiliate radio stations. In addition to play-by-play, the successful candidate will also spend a portion of their time, mostly in the off-season, with the Pattison Media sales team. We provide training, leadership, goal setting, and assistance to help make you successful. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: • Coordinating radio and online coverage of the Prince Albert Raiders • Play-by-Play for all 68 home and away games • Host public events on behalf of the team and radio station • Develop new business through cold calling and prospecting • Prepare and present client focused proposals • Learn, embrace, and execute a client focused, creatively driven sales process Qualifications: • Excellent play-by-play skills and ability to produce and execute a hockey game broadcast • Post-secondary diploma/degree in broadcast journalist or minimum 2 years broadcast experience • Working knowledge of digital news including social media, videography, and Canadian Press (CP) writing style • Ability to travel on the road, with the team, for extended periods of time throughout the season • Previous sales related experience would be a tremendous asset • Professional appearance, valid driver’s license, and reliable vehicle
Please send your resume, writing examples, on-air demo and a completed copy of the Pattison Media New Applicant Self ID form by July 2, 2021 to:
Director of Information Programming
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