News Production Assistant
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Los Angeles, CA, 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 www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
Prepare audio for air.
Set up and monitor live shots.
Answer telephones and handle listener questions.
Help maintain station’s social media presence.
Conduct beat checks and follow up on news tips.
Provide general assistance to the news staff, particularly during breaking news coverage.
Radio production and/or journalism background strongly preferred. Must be able to prioritize, handle deadline pressure, type 45+words a minute. Must be computer literate. Prior experience with digital audio editing required. Must be available to work all hours, overnights, and weekends and be amenable to changes in work schedule.
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