On Air Host - APD- Midday talent WSKZ
Cumulus Media

Chattanooga, Tennessee

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CUMULUS MEDIA | Chattanooga is seeking a talented and dynamic person for Assistant Program Director/Midday On-Air Talent who thrives in a fast-paced working environment, takes pride in our community and values teamwork. If you can deliver lifestyle headlines, be focused, creative and multi-task and most of all...love radio, we should talk. Promotions, digital content, remotes, endorsements and production are all a part of what we do, so show us what you've got.

Chattanooga is a vibrant and growing community within close proximity of Atlanta, Nashville and the Great Smoky Mountains. Chattanooga is well known for its beautiful scenery and outdoor activities as well as the fastest internet in the country. A city full of southern charm and friendly hospitality.

Who We Are:

CUMULUS | Chattanooga, TN is a full-service radio and digital company offering 4 of Chattanooga's top rated radio stations in the tri-state area including WSKZ-FM/KZ106 Classic Rock, WGOW-FM/Talk Radio 102.3 The Talk Monster, WGOW 1150 AM your conservative political station and WOGT-FM/New Country 107.9. We also offer Cumulus Digital which offers a full suite of digital products to market your business on a targeted level from SEO, SEM, digital display ads, social media, website builds and more.

Job Description:

Responsibilities include hosting the midday show on the heritage 100,000 watt classic rocker KZ106/WSKZ that generates ratings by being entertaining, informative, community oriented and embracing the legacy of the brand. The candidate should be able to plan and produce a quality show, through creative ideas, segments, celebrity interviews and production elements. Daily commercial production is required. As an ambassador for Cumulus, participation in station and client events/remotes, connecting with the community and our listeners, building a relationship with clients through the sales team and networking within the market are paramount. Candidates must have unparalleled passion, work ethic and drive.

We are looking for a Dynamic on-air personality that will also assume certain programming responsibilities under the guidance of the Program Director. Candidate will be expected to take on a wide variety of responsibilities including, and not limited to scheduling music, station marketing, social media, maintain daily commercial logs, write promotional copy, perform live endorsements, appearances, and live broadcasts. Assist with station creative and marketing.

To upload your air-check, please paste the audio file into a Word document and save with name format Lastname.Audio and upload as part of your application by selecting "Include a cover letter". Instructions are also provided on the application form.


  • 3 + years of Full-Time On-Air experience with successful ratings history required
  • Strong production skills and knowledge of Op X, VOX Pro/Adobe Audition and Audacity
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking
  • Strong knowledge of all FCC rules and regulations
  • Socially informed and perceptive; up-to-date and in tune daily with the local and national trends and/or specialized knowledge of topics/events related to on-air discussions
  • Demonstrated upbeat personality, informative, entertaining and engaging on the air; able to relate to station audience
  • Pleasant, charismatic and well-controlled voice; excellent pronunciation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and editing skills; proficient in grammar; ability to make others feel comfortable and open up on air
  • Demonstrated creativity and imagination
  • Can work well in a team environment; collaborative
What we offer:
  • Competitive pay
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask "what if" and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays
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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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