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Listed 27 Jun 2024

Producer – Ricki-Lee, Tim and Joel (deadline extended)

NOVA Entertainment, Melbourne or Sydney
Application close: 27 Jul 2024

Are you passionate about developing your career as a Producer within the Radio Industry?

Do you pride yourself on being a self-motivated team player who always looks for ways to improve and enhance the performance of your team?

Do you want to join Australia’s #1 Drive Show?


NOVA Entertainment is one of Australia’s leading entertainment companies with a strong portfolio of audio brands across live and on-demand, including the Nova Network, smoothfm Network, Nova’s Red Rooms, Coles Radio and Nova Podcasts. Nova Entertainment has the ambition to create and share great experiences for our people, audience and partners, and our love of audio drives everything we do. In 2024 we want to become our agency and client’s partner for performance across All of.

Our values are integral to who we are. We believe in creating and working in an environment that supports Unwavering Unity, Relentless Curiosity and Radical Empathy. 

We have an amazing opportunity for you! 

Ricki-Lee, Tim and Joel are Australia’s #1 Drive Show on Australia’s most listened-to station. This is a fantastic opportunity for a producer with a few years of experience to take the next step in their career in radio broadcasting and step into a role that will utilise their natural ability to multitask and keep projects on track while ensuring the quality of our on-air broadcast is maintained.

As Producer, you’ll already have the contacts, relationships and professionalism to:

·       Manage and inspire a high-performing team (On and off the air),
·       Manage Guest Bookings
·       Influence content to ensure flawless on-target execution,
·       Build segments and shape story arcs that appeal to Nova’s audience,
·       Work productively alongside talent in a high-pressure, fast-paced environment,
·       Utilise Nova’s social and online platforms to grow Ricki-Lee, Tim and Joel’s audience,
·       Identify opportunities for content in everyday life and craft that into world-class radio.

What you’ll get bonus points for

·       Having a minimum of around four years of experience in a similar role
·       Having an understanding of, appreciation for, and ability to support the commercial success of the show and station.
·       Having your finger on the pulse of pop culture and ‘what’s next’
·       Priding yourself on being at the forefront of celebrity gossip and what’s making news
·       Being highly organised and having the proven ability to thrive under tight deadlines
·       Proven ability to maintain extraordinary relationships with your wide range of contacts
·       Having full knowledge of the Commercial Radio Australia Codes of Practice

 Why working at Nova Entertainment is the perfect next step for you:

·       Exclusive early bird access to the biggest events & concerts across Australia
·       Additional leave days: Anniversary & Loyalty leave, Give back Leave, Mental Wellbeing days
·       Access to Learning and Development programs & internal opportunities – all staff have access to LinkedIn Learning as well as other in-house training days.
·       All our roles are advertised internally FIRST – due to our passion for internal career development, many of our roles are NEVER advertised externally.
·       Access to health and wellbeing initiatives (Nova’s Life+ & Employee Assistance Program, mental health training programs)
·       Amazing employee benefits from a huge variety of partners nationally (we don’t want to boast, but it is a lot)
·       Frequent staff lunches & survey celebrations (2024 is already shaping up to be a BIG year with some BIG wins)

This is a full-time, on-site position that can be located in our South Melbourne OR Pyrmont studios. You will need to be able to work evenings.

Nova Entertainment Diversity & Inclusion Commitment:

The Aim:

Promote a diverse workforce that invites people of all backgrounds to work and grow with us in their own unique way.

How we do it:

·       Providing a work environment that embraces and values Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – we have an active and ACRA Award-Winning D&I Committee that is passionate about ensuring Nova Entertainment supports and welcomes people from all abilities and all walks of life. This extends to our community work and sustainable charity initiatives.
·       Supporting candidates who may have diverse needs by providing reasonable adjustments ensuring each candidate can put their best efforts into their application.
·       By being allies of the LGBTIQA+ community and members of the Welcome Here initiative
·       Best utilising our membership and guidance of the Diversity Council of Australia

@welcomehereproject #FollowTheRainbow #ACONWelcomeHere

What’s next?

·       Successful applicants will be contacted within 5-10 working days.
·       Our interview process will involve a telephone interview initially followed by up to 2 face-to-face interviews that may involve a panel and a prepared presentation
·       Police Checks may be required.
·       Please reach out during the application process if you think you may require any considerations for the recruitment process.

Respectfully, No Agencies

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