APD/MD & On-Air Personality

Posted On: October 2, 2021
Station/Company: Alpha Media, LLC
Location: Portland

Job Summary

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 be 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.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Alpha Media owns or operates over 200 live broadcast radio stations and digital properties covering all formats serving 44 markets across the United States. In addition to our over-the-air broadcasts, Alpha audio products can be heard across multiple platforms, including all major smart devices. Strong relationships with our listeners and clients in the communities where we live and work keep Alpha Media true to its local-first heritage. www.alphamediausa.com.

Responsibilities of this position may include but are not limited to:
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 of this position include the following:
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.

Alpha Media is a company dedicated to its employees. We invest in those who devote their time, energy, and talents toward our common goals. In addition to a competitive package, we offer benefits to ensure that our employees have choices in order to stay healthy and to plan for their financial futures.
Employer sponsored medical, dental & vision insurance with a variety of coverage options.
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for full-time and part-time employees as well as all household members at no cost.
401(k) with discretionary employer matching.
Paid vacation, company holidays and a birthday day for you to use during your birthday month.
Alpha Cares – paid volunteer hours.
Pet adoption subsidy.

How to Apply

Alpha Media values Integrity, a Can-Do Attitude, Passion, Competitiveness, Creativity and embraces that work can be FUN. If these qualities are important to you and you feel you check off the qualities we are looking for, go to https://www.alphamediausa.com/careers/ to submit your cover letter and resume and don't forget to include your demo, video reel, and social accounts. Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. Click Here to learn more about E-Verify.

Apply Online: https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/ALP1009ALMD/JobBoard/8a5ecde6-7408-45f9-8d5d-1bf4e35b089c/?q=&o=postedDateDesc

Contact Email: debra.luchs@alphamediausa.com

Expiration: December 31, 2021