Alpha Media – Fairfield, IA is seeking a talented Sports Director for 1570/KMCD and Classic 96. The ideal candidate is an on-air talent with at least one year of experience who is capable of wearing many hats on the programming team and has a passion for radio. Duties will include news writing and reading, an on-air shift on our Adult Hits music station, audio production, on-location broadcasts, and sports, including play-by-play and Knowledge of WordPress.
- Engage with listeners via phone calls, contests, and social media.
- Broadcast live from remote locations and events.
- Operate control console.
- Conduct on-air interviews.
- Maintain traffic logs and transmitter readings.
- Work with Promotions and Sales departments on creative content.
- Play-by-play of area local sports teams.
- Host a weekly one-hour Sports/Coaches talk show.
- A minimum of one year of on-air experience.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
- Proficient in the use of audio editing software and broadcast equipment.
- Must be a team player and work well with management and staff at all levels.
- Ability to successfully execute station events and remotes.
- Able to relate to the audience and have a strong listener interaction.
- Public speaking skills and ability to interact with listeners and clients in a public setting.
- Excellent problem-solving and prioritizing skills.