On Air Host and Producer

Posted On: October 2, 2018
Station/Company: KQAC / All Classical Portland
Location: Portland, Oregon
Hours: Full Time


Job Summary

All Classical Portland is America’s premiere classical music radio station serving over a quarter of a million local listeners in Oregon and SW Washington weekly, and millions of listeners worldwide via mobile app and online streaming.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
All Classical Portland seeks a creative and enterprising producer/host for primetime. The ideal candidate will be a natural storyteller able to share information about classical music in a passionate and engaging manner, with personality and integrity. You will be part of a daily collaboration where you can use your creativity to help shape the sound of a dynamic radio station, helping to carry out All Classical Portland’s mission to build cultural community and provide access to the arts for all. This position is a great mix of producing, weekly hosting, and occasional field work.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITES:
• Produce, curate, and host a regular on-air classical music program • Produce taped and live interviews on subjects related to arts and culture • Write web stories and social media engagement for interviews you produce • Edit and report feature stories, and host radio shows and interviews as assigned • Fill in for other hosts and producers when necessary • Contribute to All Classical Portland’s new International Children’s Arts Network (ICAN) on HD2 and online platforms • Work with All Classical Portland’s fundraising team during fundraising and in pre-recording campaign material • Engage with on-line audience through social media
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor’s degree in communications, music, or related field • Knowledge and love of classical music • Hosting experience a must, preferably in public media • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively under deadline pressure • Proven intellectual curiosity, creativity, and rigor • Experience as a host/producer/interviewer • Strong writing skills • Demonstrated ability to effectively engage diverse audiences • Proficiency with Adobe Audition, ENCO, and other digital audio systems • New Media and podcasting experience/knowledge a plus
Pay is competitive and dependent upon qualifications and experience. Membership in IBEW Local 48 required.
No phone calls or drop-ins please.

All Classical Portland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How to Apply

Send your resume with cover letter and salary requirements

Apply Online: hr@allclassical.org

Expiration: December 02, 2018