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Afternoon Drive Host

Department: On-Air
Location: Kansas City, KS

CUMULUS MEDIA | Kansas City is looking for a dynamic Afternoon Drive Host for (Alternative) X105.1.  Our people work in a state-of-the-art facility, take pride in our community and value teamwork.  If you can deliver lifestyle headlines, be focused, creative and multi-task and most of all…love radio, we should talk.  Board work, remotes and production are all a part of what we do, so show us what you’ve got.

Candidates must have a passion for the alternative music scene and represent the lifestyle of the X105-1 audience on the air, via social media, and on-site at station events.   That means you love/know the music, like going to shows (we get a lot of shows in KC), you like interacting with people, and you keep up with what’s trending.  This gig also includes some production, station imaging, online streaming & web maintenance duties.  

The host we’re looking for should have a successful track-record on-air in a PPM market.  We want the best of the best crafting delivery of brief, unique, and relevant breaks that enhance the station, our promotions, and branding of the other great shows and features on X105-1.       

Responsibilities include hosting or co-hosting shows that generate ratings by being entertaining, informative, community oriented and forwarding the brand.  Must have a deep understanding of how to go beyond the latest news, headlines, and events to craft an entertaining and unique product.  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, worth ethic and drive. 

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Cumulus Media, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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