Position: News Reporters
Company: Liggett Communications, LLC
Station(s): WBTI-FM, WHLS-AM, WHLX-AM, WPHM-AM, WSAQ-FM Job Type: fulltime
Compensation: / year
RadioFirst in Port Huron is seeking an individual for an immediate opportunity as a News Reporter/Morning Show Producer. The selected individual is expected to establish and maintain contacts, develop story ideas, write, and produce news programs for our family of radio stations. He or she must also aid in producing a morning talk show and have demonstrated ability to use social media to interact with news makers and the audience, including but not limited to the use of web news stories, polling data, posting of audio interviews, and updating programming changes in a variety of formats. The job requires covering breaking news items and reporting on local public government meetings as well as keeping up to date on popular culture.
Health, dental, optical insurance coverage available. Paid vacation, holiday and sick time. 401k program.
A college education in broadcast journalism or related field and/or prior experience desired.
Strong broadcast and social media skills and knowledge of proper broadcast and journalistic practices required. The chosen candidate is expected to be or to become proficient in the use of computers including newsroom computer systems, camera equipment, audio recording devices, and use of software for broadcasters such as Wordpress, Futuri, and Triton. Prior experience preferred.
A valid driver's license and excellent driving record is required.
Date Available: 07/10/2017