Emmis Communications

  • WYXB “B105.7” Music Director/On Air Talent

    Job Locations US-IN-Indianapolis
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/4/2018 3:21 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Media/Radio Programming
  • Job Overview

    Schedules and selects proper music for air play to achieve a high listener base for the station.


    Essential Duties & Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

    • Writes and reads, or ad-libs segments to identify station, announce station breaks, commercials, etc.
    • Prepares and creates a topical show by gathering information from social media, web sites, periodicals and television.
    • Writes and publishes relevant content to social media and station website.
    • Conducts, records and edits interviews with musical guests or other famous personalities.
    • Answer phone lines and interviews members of listening audience.
    • Plans and attends in-person appearances and remotes including community events, concerts and “bar nights.”
    • Maintains and builds a positive cooperative attitude within station departments.
    • Follow and enforces FCC regulations, station and company polices, including implementing station’s/state’s EAS procedures.
    • Performs additional duties such as production, assisting program director, operating radio transmitter.
    • Schedules daily music logs and manages music library.
    • Plays music as specified by program director and music log.
    • Compiles data to be presented in weekly music meetings.
    • Experience in setting up music categories and scheduling music for an adult contemporary formatted station.
    • Other duties assigned as-needed.

    Desired Skills & Experience


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the basic knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    Education and/or Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree, Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred. High school diploma or equivalent required.
    • Experience with music scheduling software (Music Master/RCS).
    • Experience with Adobe Audition and Wide Orbit is a plus.
    • Must have at least 2 years’ experience as a full time on-air host.
    • Valid driver’s license and state mandated auto insurance required.



    Company Description

    To Apply:

    Please apply online at www.emmis.com


    No phone calls please.


    Emmis Communications (NASDAQ: EMMS) is a diversified media corporation with award-winning radio broadcasting and magazine publishing operations in markets across the country. Emmis is as well-known for its creative culture as for its operations. Our people are aggressive, knowledgeable and deeply committed to each of the communities in which we operate. Because employees are the key to our success, Emmis offers strong benefits and incentives, including health, dental and life insurance and a 401(k) contribution plan. For more information about Emmis, see our website at www.emmis.com.



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