Sports Anchor/Board Operator – KXL
Alpha Media - Portland is looking for an experienced Sports Anchor/Board Operator with a great attitude and an exceptional work ethic for Portland’s #1 News Team, 101.1 KXL, in downtown Portland, Oregon.
Alpha Media is the fastest growing company in media today. We have a passion for great radio and digital content. Our philosophy is to be smaller, faster, bolder, and work as a high functioning, best of class team at all levels. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world class events and building strong relationships in our communities.
Alpha Media, headquartered in Portland, Oregon operates 251 radio stations within 51 markets across the United States covering all formats.
Come work for the fastest growing media company in America!
Responsibilities of this position may include the following:
- Operate on-air console and audio controls
- Write and report sports news.
- Game reporting and gathering of player audio.
- Remain up to date with local sports and breaking stories.
- Post sports stories to station web site and social media sites.
Requirements of this position include the following:
- A minimum of three years’ newswriting and on-air experience.
- Ability to relate to the listening audience.
- Strong knowledge of digital studio and production software.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
- Experience in all Microsoft Office programs.
- Proficient in use of audio editing software and broadcast equipment.
- Must be a team player and work well with management and staff at all levels.
- Ability to multi-task and handle constantly evolving deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your resume, cover letter, air-check, writing samples, and references ASAP by clicking on the Apply button. You may also mail the same to:
ATTN: Bruce Collins, Alpha Talk Operations Manager
1211 SW 5th Avenue, Suite 600
Portland, OR 97204
Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify.