Programming Assistants (x2)
A part-time programming job at Vibe 107.6 FM in Watford
Posted 1 August 2017, 10.06am edt
This job is not paid
This role is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to gain real hands-on experience and would make an ideal university placement.
The main objectives of the role are being responsible for Vibe 107.6 FM’s on-air sound: *To ensure that the station’s on air sound meets programming objectives and listener demographics
*To ensure that the programming for all show timings is accurately maintained
*Support the Programme Controller
*Assist presenters in using the studios and play out systems
Specific Responsibilities: *Ensure programming for each show is precisely timed through Zetta and plays out accordingly
*Run reports to ensure shows are broadcast as programmed identifying any necessary remedial action
*Be the first point of contact for Zetta, GSelector and Airwaves regarding technical issues.
*Assist in modifying clocks in GSelector in response to scheduling requirements
*Assist in the recommendation, sourcing and loading of music and content for all playlists.
*Help produce shows when necessary
*Work with the presenters to ensure the Vibe 107.6 FM sound is consistently delivered
*Help deliver outside broadcasts or events, which Vibe 107.6 FM is involved
*Upload adverts to Zetta
*Schedule adverts and run reports in Airwaves
You will have a passion for radio and understand the Vibe 107.6 FM sound. You must have the ability to communicate effectively, be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and pay attention to detail. In addition, it is essential that you are a self-starter, have the ability to work as part of a team and be flexible in working hours.
It is vital that you have experience of using playout software and of broadcasting at some level, as well as specialist knowledge of the theory or practical experience of broadcasting. Ideally you will have understanding of Watford, Hemel Hempstead, St Albans and South West Herts. With regards to qualifications, you must have at least 5 GCSEs or equivalent.