Full Time Job

Traffic Reporter

Audacy

Baltimore, MD 10-14-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Overview

Audacy Baltimore is looking for our next 'road traffic' reporter.

Do you have the skills and ability to provide dynamic traffic reports and information to listeners in one of the busiest traffic cities in the country? Let's talk!

Responsibilities

Duties include:
* Gathering traffic information, monitoring traffic cams, scanner feeds, Twitter feeds, listener texts and other sources to provide reliable and accurate information
* Writing, recording and editing traffic reports in AM and PM drivetime
* Providing live reads of sponsors copy within reports
* Planning, preparing, and hosting our 30-minute public affairs show, every other week (possibly more)
* Station appearances as required
Qualifications

Qualifications:
* Minimum 2-years on-air or reporting experience
* Knowledge of Baltimore geography, roads, city names and transportation systems essential
* Must be computer literate, have excellent writing and presentation skills
* Proficiency with Adobe Audition and editing products required.
* Prior experience with Wide Orbit automation system helpful but not required.
* Only team players with a positive attitude should apply.
* Must be able to do a split shift weekdays
Vaccination Requirements

To help promote and ensure the safety of all of our employees and the communities we serve, we require all incoming employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination, which will be kept confidential. If you are not vaccinated, or partially vaccinated currently, but willing to become fully vaccinated, we invite you to still apply.

Audacy is committed to providing a safe and inclusive work environment for all and we recognize that some individuals may have a sincerely held religious belief as it pertains to the practice of immunization or a medical disability which may prevent them from becoming vaccinated. Individuals who cannot be fully vaccinated due to a sincere religious belief or medical disability may request an accommodation. We request that you refrain from discussing religious beliefs or medical conditions during the interview process. If you believe you need an accommodation, you will have an opportunity to submit your request during the interview process. All requests for accommodation will remain confidential and reviewed by selected individuals within the HR department. We cannot guarantee that all requests for accommodation will be granted. Please refer to our EEO policy and statement below.

Responsibilities:

Duties include:
* Gathering traffic information, monitoring traffic cams, scanner feeds, Twitter feeds, listener texts and other sources to provide reliable and accurate information
* Writing, recording and editing traffic reports in AM and PM drivetime
* Providing live reads of sponsors copy within reports
* Planning, preparing, and hosting our 30-minute public affairs show, every other week (possibly more)
* Station appearances as required

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g67pjq-3-234-211-61-42 in your application.