Radio Job: Talkback Host, Local News Journalist (Dec 18)

 Talkback Host/Local News Journalist

After a host of ACRA’s the Presenter of the very popular 2NM Hunter Valley Today program has been snapped up and is off to present his own national program.

This means there is a very rare opportunity to offer the “Next Big Thing” their own Talkback morning program in the NSW Hunter Valley weekdays 9am – Midday.

Hunter Valley Today is a talk program that deals with local issues and the affects they have on our local audience. The program opens the line of discussion to achieve positive change to the local area.

The “Next Big Thing” in Australian radio must be a high achiever and knowledgeable in the following areas.

• Local, State and Federal Government issues and policies

• The issues facing major industry in Australia

• Australian Rural Industry

• The world of finance and affects this has on local Australians

• Entertainment (Local, National, International)

• Sport (Local, National, International)

• The NSW Hunter Valley

You must also display the following attributes on-air

• Empathy towards your listeners needs in the local community

• Great Organisation Skills

• Deliver content in a fair manner

• Accuracy

• Be an exceptional listener

The position also involves the additional role of “Local News Journalist” and you will prepare and present local news on both 2NM and Power FM.

The successful applicant is going to be a person with a passion for making great radio and is not concerned about how many hours it’s going to take to make it.

If you want a “job”, please refer to the other positions listed on the web site…… If you want a “career”, the opportunity to win major ACRA awards and are willing to back yourself to get through the tough interview process, please make yourself know to me by introducing yourself via email or phone and then we can talk about what to put into your air-check.

General Manager: Joel Gosper


Phone 02 65431588