On-Air/Play-by-Play Announcer

Rocking M Media is seeking a talented On-Air/Play-by-Play Announcer for our Pratt location. The ideal candidate is an on-air personality with at least one year of experience who is capable of wearing many hats on the programming team and has a passion for sports. Currently we are seeking to fill a part-time position but could become a full-time position.

Duties will include on location sports play by play broadcasts, and could potentially include local news coverage and on-air shift. Rocking M Media is a diverse media company sharing your favorite music, sports, agriculture markets and local news across a variety of stations across Kansas.  Headquartered in Colby, Kansas Rocking M Media has been developing Local Kansas Businesses For Over 100 Years.

We are live, local, and look forward to talking to you!

Responsibilities of this position may include:

  • Engage with listeners via phone calls, contests, and social media.
  • Broadcast live from remote locations and events.
  • Operate control console.
  • Conduct on-air interviews.
  • Play-by-play of area local sports teams

Requirements of this position include the following:

  • A minimum of one year on-air experience.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be a team player and work well with management and staff at all levels.
  • Ability to successfully execute station events and remotes.
  • Able to relate to the audience and have a strong listener interaction.
  • Public speaking skills and ability to interact with listeners and clients in a public setting.
  • Excellent problem solving and prioritizing skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines.
  • Skilled in operation of control board, remote broadcasting, and other related production equipment.
  • Be a positive member of a tight-knit team.
  • Must be creative and innovative with a strong work ethic.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and fully insured personal vehicle.

 

If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your cover letter and resume by emailing it to [email protected]
or mailing it to

Rocking M Media –Pratt
Attn: Lisa Coss
PO Box 486
Pratt, KS 67124

Rocking M Media is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.