Assistant News Director & Executive Producer

Ref#: 30768
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US


Assists Director in all phases of the management of the News and Programming Department, with an emphasis on supervision and direction of Afternoon Drive daypart, with an emphasis on breaking news. Manages/plans editorial content for Morning Drive daypart.


Assists in the supervision of news anchors, editors, writers, and production assistants; planning for coverage of scheduled and breaking news stories, special events, news series and documentaries; hiring and training.  Conducts regular review and aircheck sessions of all on air talent.  Conducts regular training sessions with all Editors, producers, writers and production assistants.


Oversees special events, including but not limited to live remotes, community events and station promotional activities and events.  Manages fleet of news cars.  Oversees station’s EAS system, alerts, training and execution.

College degree with a minimum of five years of experience in large or major market newsroom.  A thorough knowledge of news operations.  Experience in news management preferred
About Us:
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 100 million people each week through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).
EEO Statement:
Entercom is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Entercom affords equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion or religious creed, sex/ gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position with Entercom, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship. To request a reasonable accommodation for this purpose, please call 1-610-660-5614. Please note that this phone number is to be used solely to request an accommodation with respect to the online application process. Calls for any other reason will not be returned. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
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