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Sports Producer

Hearst Television, Baltimore, MD USA

The story is yours!

Duration: Full-Time


WBAL NewsRadio 1090/FM 101.5 and 98 Rock has an immediate opening for an energetic Full-Time Sports Producer. We are looking for a dedicated individual who will work with our sports partnerships to create the best on-air product possible. The ideal candidate adeptly manages deadlines and the flexible schedule that the broadcast industry requires and has an enthusiasm for broadcasting on-location. This is an opportunity to join two of the largest and most decorated Radio Stations in the country, with decades of service to the Baltimore-Metro region.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serving as the primary on-site producer/engineer for WBAL Radio/98 Rock’s sports partnerships.
  • Maintaining remote studio operations for the duration of programming.
  • Facilitating all live sponsorships for each broadcast.
  • Working directly with talent to develop compelling and engaging content each day.
  • Aid in content gathering efforts before, during, and after broadcasts.
  • Support studio production team with highlights for local and network programming.
  • When not participating in remote broadcasts, support Station’s through in-person studio operations/production.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn remote broadcasting equipment.
  • Audio editing ability within single and multi-track sessions.
  • Familiarity with or eagerness to gain comprehension of on-air studio operations.
  • Excellent time management in deadline driven situations.
  • Flexibility to work different shifts.
  • Ability to work on location for extended periods.
  • Can easily carry up to 50 pounds of equipment.

Education:

  • High School graduate. Some college education or comparable experience preferred, but not mandatory.

Experience:

  • Experience with Adobe Audition or similar programs preferred.
  • Remote broadcast experience in a sport setting helpful, or an aptitude to learn quickly.

Additional Requirements:

As part of its continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, Hearst Television requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first da

About Hearst Television

Every career with Hearst Television is like a story. How it develops, where it takes you, the milestones you reach along the way – you’ve got a lot to look forward to as your unique career story unfolds.

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households. Through its partnership with nearly all of the major networks, Hearst Television distributes national content over nearly 70 video channels including programming from ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, MY Net, MeTV, This TV, Estrella and more.

Hearst Television is recognized as one of the industry's premier companies. It has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism and industry innovation, including the Walter Cronkite Award for political journalism, the national Edward R. Murrow Award, the DuPont-Columbia Award and the George Foster Peabody Award.

Want to learn more about Hearst Television? Visit Hearst Television's website.