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Listed 18 Jun 2024

Triple M Breakfast Announcer

Southern Cross Austereo, Northam
Application close: 16 Jul 2024

Southern Cross Austereo is Australia’s leading media entertainment company, home of LiSTNR and the Triple M & Hit Network. With the ability to reach 95% of the population through our Radio, TV and Digital channels, our mission is to Entertain, Inform & Inspire all Australians Anytime. Anywhere!

In 2021 we launched LiSTNR, a curated and personalised Audio-On-Demand destination. It is home to the Hit & Triple M networks, 25 music stations and over 500 podcasts. LiSTNR is Australia’s #1 podcast network reaching more than 6.2 million monthly listeners.

We’re on the hunt for a Breakfast Announcer to join our Triple M Team based in Northam.

After 40 years, Triple M continues to be one of Australia’s best-known radio entertainment brands and the only radio network that provides its listeners with a unique combination of Rock’s Greatest Hits, Sports and Comedy.

What’s on offer for you?

  • Permanent position based out of our vibrant Northam office!
  • Working at Triple M Central Wheatbelt you’ll be a part of a vibrant team working in a great local community and only 1 hour’s drive from Perth.
  • Industry-leading and gender-neutral Paid Parental Leave Policy which offers 20 weeks of paid parental leave for a primary carer.
  • Training and development opportunities, health and wellbeing initiatives, birthday leave, volunteer leave, concert tickets, footy tickets, social events – PLUS much more!
  • An award-winning, highly supportive, and creative culture that enables you to be your best unique self!

We have a rare opportunity for a Breakfast Announcer superstar to join our high-performing team. You will be responsible for delivering compelling and well-targeted content to our treasured listeners. By maintaining a constant flow of creative ideas and integrating them into the station’s shows on a daily basis, you’ll help ensure that only fresh and relevant content goes to air!

Naturally, we are looking for people who are quick on their feet and are relentless in the generation of creative ideas and outside-the-box thinking. You will have an exceptional way with words and be able to put this to paper through the creation of entertaining and contemporary scripts. The successful candidates need to STAND OUT from the crowd… How you do that… is completely up to you!

In this role, you will work closely with the Content Director to ensure the station’s strategic objectives are achieved through excellent local communication, effective tactical planning/execution and on-air work that makes you stand out. You should embrace the Triple M lifestyle and community through our many content outlets, including; on-air, social and digital.

Northam is only an hour’s drive from Perth and is the largest town in the beautiful Avon River Region. It’s situated at the confluence of the Avon and Mortlock Rivers and is home to the famous Avon Descent Adventure River Race.  It has a friendly local community with plenty of Local Sports, Wineries, and Historical sites and is a popular area for Hot Air Ballooning.

Experience we’re looking for:

  • Be passionate about our Triple M audience and rock’s greatest hits!
  • Be competent with commercial radio music scheduling experience.
  • Have knowledge of Zetta & G Selector.
  • Have an understanding of CRA’s Codes of Practice and Broadcasting Standards.
  • Proficiency in driving the panel and being proactive in all facets of your role to take your own career to the next level.
  • Enjoy popular culture, social media, current affairs and local events; with a passion for taking content to the next level, both on-air and digital!
  • A reliable, hardworking and results-driven individual who can multitask and perform effectively under pressure.
  • A distinctive on-air presence that naturally appeals to our listeners and a burning desire to be heard!

We are a values-driven organisation – if you genuinely live and breathe our values, you’ll be a great addition to SCA.

  • We’re Better Together
  • People are our Power
  • Always Curious
  • We Push Doors Open
  • Be Genuine

Keen? Apply now by submitting your RésuméCover Letter, and Aircheck via our Careers Page.

Hot tip: Make sure you download and sign up to LiSTNR – you may be asked about your listening experience throughout the interview process!

Apply here