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NOW HIRING at Salem Media of Virginia, Inc. (WAVA, 105.1FM & 780AM and WRC, 1260AM) and Salem Satellite Media, LLC (Family Talk, SIRIUS-XM 131)!

ANNOUNCER (News Talk)

We currently have a full-time position available for an Announcer on WRC, 1260AM, The Answer.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Editing and voicing newscasts, traffic, weather and commercials.
  • Ability to use digital recording software.
  • Position may require public appearances.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education, Specific Skills and Experience:

  • Must have a minimum of five years of on-air experience.
  • Experience with digital audio and digital editing systems.
  • Computer proficiency in Windows and Linux-based systems and programs.
  • Experience working with Rivendell or other broadcast automation systems.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Experience in a similar format preferred.
  • Must have legal right to work in the United States.

General Skills:

  • Ability to interact and work well with other staff.
  • Must be dependable and able to work and problem-solve independently.
  • Must be able to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

To Apply:

E-mail your cover letter, resume and mp3 Aircheck to Bob Jones, Director of Broadcast Operations at bobj@AM1260TheAnswer.com

BOARD OPERATOR

We currently have part-time and full-time positions available for Board Operators at WAVA/Family Talk/WRC Radio.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Must operate standard broadcast console, including “faders” or “pots.”
  • Protect the company’s F-C-C license, successfully execute E-A-S tests, log transmitter readings and follow regulations and policies under the direction of the Chief Operator.
  • Able to read and follow program log, play programs, spots and Station Identification’s for multiple stations.
  • Ability to perform simple production duties.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education, Specific Skills and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Prior experience in running audio console at a commercial or non-commercial radio station necessary. (not just at college or broadcast school).
  • Experience in a similar format/formats preferred.
  • Experience with digital audio and digital editing systems.
  • Computer proficiency and ability to use Windows and Linux-based systems and programs.
  • Experience working with Rivendell or other broadcast automation systems.
  • Able to work regular weekend shifts.
  • Must have legal right to work in the United States.

General Skills:

  • Ability to interact and work well with other staff.
  • Must be dependable and able to work and problem-solve independently.
  • Must be able to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

To Apply:

E-mail your resume and cover letter to Bob Jones, Broadcast Operations Director, at bobj@salemmediadc.com.

MULTIMEDIA MARKETING CONSULTANT

This person will work with local businesses to develop multimedia marketing campaigns and oversee the execution of multi-faceted campaigns using social media, online, broadcast and other cutting edge platforms. Candidates are expected to have high level of multi-media knowledge and experience, the ability to work with a variety of clients, excel in a fast paced environment, demonstrate the ability to effectively consult with clients and the skills to sell multimedia products, producing new revenue opportunities for Salem Communications of Washington, DC. Strong computer skills are required. Excellent oral and written communications are critical. Ability to reach and communicate effectively with top business executives is necessary. Bachelor’s Degree is preferred. Candidates must have a valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record. No relocation is offered.

To apply:

Send resume and cover letter to Jim Richard General Sales Manager a jimr@salemmediadc.com.

NEWSTALK MEDIA MARKETING CONSULTANT

This person will be focused on selling our local conservative WRC broadcast radio and 1260WRC.com digital products. They will target and prospect local businesses that have an affinity for a conservative political audience and be able to develop and oversee the execution of multi-faceted campaigns using social media, online, broadcast and other cutting edge platforms. Candidates are expected to have high levels of multimedia knowledge, the ability to work with a variety of clients, excel in a fast paced environment, and demonstrate the ability to effectively consult with clients to produce new revenue opportunities for Salem Communications of Washington DC. Excellent oral and written communications are critical. Ability to reach and communicate effectively with top business executives is necessary. Strong computer skills are required. Candidates must have a valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record. Bachelor’s Degree is preferred. No relocation is offered.

To apply:

Send resume and cover letter to Jim Richard, General Sales Manager at jimr@salemmediadc.com

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING CONSULTANT

This person will work with local businesses to identify and provide social media marketing solutions as a part of a larger comprehensive marketing plan. Candidates are expected to be proficient in marketing, Adobe Creative Suite, current social media best practices, social media management (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest) and demonstrate the ability to prospect and work with a variety of clients, excel in a fast paced environment, demonstrate the ability to effectively consult with prospects and clients to produce new revenue opportunities for Salem Communications of Washington DC. Excellent oral and written communications are critical. Ability to reach and communicate effectiveley with top business executives is necessary. Strong computer skills are required. Candidates must have a valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record. No relocation is offered. Bachelor’s Degree is preferred. No relocation is offered.

To apply:

Send resume and cover letter to Jim Richard, General Sales Manager at jimr@salemmediadc.com

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