Career Opportunities at CUMULUS MEDIA
Share with friends or Subscribe!

About CUMULUS MEDIA 

CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.

 


Mid-day on Air Personality

Department: Programming
Location: Lake Charles, LA

The Power of Radio is hiring!

Cumulus Mediaís Lake Charles location is looking for a Mid-day Superstar.† If you love Classic Rock music, if you live, eat and breath the Rock lifestyle and if you are a social media animal who can do impressive production and loves coming to work each day, we want to hear from you. Full-Time, on-air position will require the individual to share time in both the programming and promotions departments.

Who we are:

Cumulus Lake Charles currently features 6 stations in the Lake Charles metro area and surrounding parishes.† KKGB, Rock 101.3, KQLK Nash 97.9, KBIU Hot 103.3, KXZZ 1580am Sports Radio, KAOK 1400am Super Talk, and the most recognized call letters in Lake Charles, KYKZ, reach well over a million listeners on a daily basis.† At Cumulus Lake Charles we strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to drive the evolving, diverse culture of the Power of Radio to success.†

Cumulus owns and operates 460 radio stations in 94 U.S. markets, as well as Westwood One Networks, serving over 10,000 stations worldwide.† Over 225 million people per week engage with a Cumulus or Westwood One asset making it an exciting and unique career opportunity!† We are constantly creating new windows for success and strive to provide world class tools to help you succeed and reach your full potential as an employee.† More recently, Cumulus is the proud creator of NASH- an exciting new lifestyle and entertainment brand targeting over 90 million country music fans nationwide.†

Our Opportunity:

The Mid-day position is a full time, salaried, position.† Experience should include live on-air and voice-tracking, commercial production, working with promotions and a good understanding of Social Media, including Facebook , Twitter, Instagram along with websites and blogging. Must have a strong sense of urgency, a positive attitude with the ability to take direction and learn. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Operating broadcast equipment and software, including Adobe Audition.
  • A good interpersonal skills and ability to work with and learn from others in the team.
  • The ability to understand and communicate the stationís brand†
  • A broad knowledge of the Rock and culture
  • Play a part in the welcoming and friendly environment of Cumulus Radio Lake Charles.
  • Work as a responsible and considerate team member.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • A minimum 5 years professional on-air experience.
  • Work on the air as an announcer promoting the station events/promotions/music, etc. Monday-Friday10a-2pm and as assigned by Program Director. Connecting with the audience with genuine warmth and enthusiasm.
  • Post to station Facebook page daily and as directed by the Program Director
  • Running a smooth, tight board while live
  • Attend station functions, meetings, and personal appearances as needed.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate broadcasting equipment and software.
  • Applications must include audio samples, a resume telling us what youíre looking for in your next job and examples of your social media skills including links to your social media sites.

What we Offer:

  • Cumulus offers an opportunity to embark on a career with the fastest growing media company in the U.S. †
  • Recognition and reward for outstanding performance.
  • Competitive pay and the ability to increase income.†
  • Benefits, vacation, and paid holidays offered for all full time employees.†
  • Benefits include:† Medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account with company match, 401K with company match, and Life and Disability coverage.†

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.†

For immediate consideration, please complete the application process at http://www.cumulus.com/careers.

No phone calls Please.†

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

Applicant Tracking System Powered by ClearCompany HRM Applicant Tracking System