Alpha Media – Portland is seeking a talented full-time APD/MD & On-Air Personality for Live 95.5 (KBFF-FM). The ideal candidate is an on-air personality with at least three years of experience who is capable of wearing many hats on the content team. This person will work closely with our programming, digital, and promotions teams both in the market and corporately. The expectation of candidates is that they are highly competitive, a resource of ideas and have the ability to predict and locate music, fashion, and social trends. Applicants must have a tireless passion for radio consumption regardless of the listening location.
This person understands that we serve our listeners, our advertisers, our fellow team members, and our local community and believes that all four of these ‘clients’ are of equal importance to the station’s ratings and success.
Responsibilities:Engage with listeners via phone calls, contests, and social media. Broadcast from remote locations and events. Read commercial copy and public service announcements. Conduct on-air/social interviews. Work with Promotions and Sales departments on creative content. Assists in special promotions and programming activities. Build and maintain successful relationships with record labels, producers, artist managers, composers, and other industry contacts. Schedule station music to ensure music remains consistent with the brand using Music Master. Develop and execute social media and website strategies. Proficient in copywriting. Create content that converts audience growth to ratings and revenue on all platforms. Complete projects within the given timeframe. Take initiative on starting new projects and coming up with new ideas that can benefit the company.
Requirements:Residing or willing to relocate to Portland. High school diploma or equivalent. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations. Proficient in the use of video/audio editing software and broadcast equipment. Ability to successfully execute station events and remotes. Excellent problem solving and prioritizing skills. Ability to multitask and handle pressures and deadlines. Must be creative and innovative with a strong work ethic.
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