Producer - Scala Radio

A full-time programming job at Scala Radio in London
Posted 23 April 2019, 9.20am edt

Producing + love of classical + music passion = a unique opportunity at Scala Radio! The UK’s most exciting new radio station, Scala Radio, is looking for a producer to join the Scala team. If you have BOTH first class audio production skills AND a genuine and deep passion for classical music then please read on!

Key Purpose of the Role: To write, produce and deliver, for broadcast relevant programming content material and automated programming for Scala Radio across all broadcast platforms.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Produce live programming and automated programming delivered to time, scheduled correctly, compliant and ready for broadcast across the Scala Radio schedule. Will involve work at weekends and early shifts.
  • To be responsible for operation of the technical systems required for playout and pre-recording during your broadcast period
  • To have a good understanding of target audiences’ tastes through experience and research and create relevant content
  • To generate creative music and entertainment ideas for new series and one-off specials
  • To deliver the station’s format in line with the Music and Content Directors requirements and brand plan
  • To ensure correct playout of the station’s automated programming and production systems
  • To re-purpose shows for repeat broadcast
  • To ensure correct playout of the station’s advertising breaks
  • To deliver in time the daily station prep sheet to the studio and presenters
  • Ability to use filming and editing to ensure visualisation of content whenever possible for use on-line, on other digital platforms and through social media
  • Strong brand-related editorial judgement working collaboratively with the Music and Content Director
  • To write scripts for programming, idents, trails and commercial promos.
  • The management and production of recording sessions.
  • Managing high profile guests & presenters to the Radio Station
  • Producing ROT’s of all commercial activity as required
  • To ensure presenters comply with the media law and OFCOM regulations in all broadcasts
  • To support the Programme Manager to ensure the station administration is run and delivered in a timely and organised manner with knowledge of the internal payments and billing system.

Key Competencies / Skills & Experience Required:

  • Experience producing live and pre-recorded programmes
  • Experience directing presenting talent in a studio environment
  • To be fully skilled in automation and playout systems
  • To have a thorough understanding of both contemporary and back catalogue classical music
  • To have up-to-date knowledge of media law and OFCOM regulations
  • Must be able to work to tight deadlines and in high pressure environment
  • Must be a confident enough to work alone, without direction and must be a team player
  • Ability to generate ideas relevant to the brand
  • Experience of Zetta, G-Selector and Audition is essential
This job closed on 7 May, 2019 so we’re afraid you can no longer apply for this role.
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