Producer, Morning Program
Producer – Morning Program
About Macquarie Media
Macquarie Media Limited is Australia’s newest and most influential radio network. Our network commands the highest commercial listenership with the ‘mature affluent’ demographic – an audience that is highly engaged and has big buying power. Our national footprint covers five capital cities and our content is heard in more than 150 markets, nationally. Macquarie is also Australia’s only media outlet to hold the official broadcast rights for AFL, NRL and Cricket as well as key horseracing and motor sport events.
About the role
This is an exciting opportunity for a radio producer who specialises in breaking news and current affairs. Based in Melbourne on the number one rating Mornings program, this role will see you organising interviews, breaking news and producing informative and entertaining radio. It is a rare chance to work with an energized and experienced team at the leading edge of current affairs radio journalism.
This role offers you career opportunities plus exposure to the media industry. Your duties will include, but are not limited to the following tasks:
Prepare content, contribute ideas and organise interviews for the 3AW Neil Mitchell program both on air and through social media and online.
Contribute on air as a program reporter
Manage stakeholder relationships with on-line content, sales, integration, news, production and the audience.
What we are looking for
We are looking for someone with the energy and enthusiasm to embrace our audience and promptly attend to the needs of our most valuable assets: our listeners. We want a candidate with the following attributes and experience:
an excellent knowledge of news and current affairs;
experience in radio or other news media;
ability to recognise a good story when you hear it;
strong verbal and broadcast-writing skills;
capacity to thrive under pressure in a fast-paced, deadline-focused environment; and
have an excellent understanding of media and broadcast law.
How to Apply
If you would like to be part of MML’s highly committed, energetic and talented team please apply via Seek attaching your resume and a cover letter that describes your suitability and interest in the role.