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Travel writer / Assistant producer Heart and Capital FM Birmingham, Global Radio

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As a Travel Writer/Breakfast Assistant you’ll work as part of the Programming team and will be responsible for gathering, as well as scripting, all of the important travel information for both Heart & Capital. This role encompasses broadcast support as well as pre and post-production for the Heart breakfast show.

What will you be doing

Travel Producer

You’ll be gathering traffic and travel information using both online resources and talking to listeners to make sure you always deliver the most up to date information.

You’ll be responsible for providing both Heart and Capital presentation teams with travel scripts that accurate and informative our listeners.

Breakfast Assistant

You will be preparing callers to go on air on the Heart Breakfast show making sure they are briefed on the do’s and don’ts when it come to being on air.

You will produce pre-recorded elements for the show and also create content for with confidence to an excellent standard

You’ll work as part of the breakfast show team to generate informative and entertaining content.

In both areas of your role you’ll enforce the Company compliance guidelines.

What we expect of you

Early mornings will be your thing, but despite the unsociable hours, your attention to detail will be second to none.

A good eye – and ear – for detail are critical to deliver the highest possible standards and you’ll possess excellent English skills and a great telephone manner.

You’ll know about each of our target audiences and will understand the positioning of each breakfast show, to ensure you engage listeners in the most appropriate way and build a great rapport with callers and team members.

You’ll have a comprehensive understanding of what good, reliable travel information requires and you’ll have a thorough knowledge of the TSA and broadcast guidelines and regulations.

Pro-tools and Adobe Audition will be the tools of your job, so you’ll need to be able to navigate these systems with confidence.

You’ll have the ability to produce outstanding content editing interviews and other audio packages for broadcast.

Who you will work with

Programme Controller
Heart & Capital Breakfast show teams
Heart Breakfast Producer
Heart Programming

To apply:
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Closed on: Friday 28 September
This vacancy for a Travel writer / Assistant producer Heart and Capital FM Birmingham was posted by a user at on Friday 14 September 2012
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