iHeartMedia PT Traffic Anchor in Cincinnati, Ohio
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Total Traffic + Weather Network
Prepares and reports on traffic and transit conditions.
Focuses on providing timely and useful information to commuters planning their drives to and from work, as well as to those already en route by maintaining contact with external sources of information or by observing traffic from air or land vehicle.
Announces the latest accidents and traffic delays.
Reads traffic reports, commercials and public service messages to listeners on the radio from a variety of in-take sources; canvasses local, state and national traffic news to determine significance and prioritization.
Identifies, researches, and creates copy regarding traffic to feature during on-air shift; finalizes content using digital audio editing software.
Manages gathered information: keeps all the facts straight, makes sure details are accurate and current and tracks any changes.
In designated Hub stations, gathers and provides coverage for stations in multiple cities/locations.
Maintains crucial deadlines in order to provide traffic updates in a timely fashion.
May be required to report live on location from helicopters, to paint a visual picture (bird's eye view) by looking out of helicopter window.
May prepare written content, visual images, audio material and video footage for websites, blogs or other social-media platforms.
May require flexibility in work schedules.
May be embedded in a TV station.
This person will work out of our Cincinnati, Ohio office.
Flexible in work schedule, both morning and afternoon if needed.
Fills in for full time employees.
Must be able to hit deadlines and announce the latest traffic conditions and delays in a timely manner.
Must collect information from producers, maps and various sources to create a report for commuters, listeners and data customers.
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, social networking platforms and audio production software
Knowledgeable with local coverage area geography and roadways, mass transit and traffic patterns
Pleasant, charismatic and well-controlled voice; excellent pronunciation
Adept at working in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented, “newsroom-like” collaborative environment
Excellent writing and editing skills; proficient in grammar
Strong attention to detail, following up until issues are resolved
Ability to plan and organize, set priorities and multi task in a fast-paced environment
Understanding of police scanners a plus
May require other language proficiency, e.g., Spanish
- 4+ years’ experience in on-air radio experience
- 4-year college degree, preferably in Broadcast Journalism or Communications
- None required
Cincinnati, OH: 8044 Montgomery Road, Suite 650, 45236
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