Producer in Washington, DC at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 9/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Cumulus Media’s top-rated NewsTalk station – WMAL-FM in Washington, DC - is offering a great opportunity to join the DC radio broadcasting industry as a Talk Show Producer/Control Board Operator. Our ideal candidate for this fulltime position should possess an extremely good work ethic, be a self-starter, and highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Who we are:

Cumulus Washington, DC currently features 2 stations in the DC Metro Area and the surrounding counties. WMAL and WSBN strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to drive the evolving, diverse culture of the Power of Radio to success. 

Cumulus owns and operates 460 radio stations in 94 U.S. markets, as well as Westwood One Networks, serving over 10,000 stations worldwide.  Over 225 million people per week engage with a Cumulus or Westwood One asset making it an exciting and unique career opportunity!  We are constantly creating new windows for success and strive to provide world class tools to help you succeed and reach your full potential as an employee. 

Our Opportunity:

WMAL FM-AM/Washington DC seeks a Talk Show producer to work on the nationally-syndicated Chris Plante Show and other programs, as well as operating our control board on a daily basis. WMAL is the company’s flagship News-Talk radio station in the nation’s capital.

Send resume TODAY to to Bill Hess, VP/NewsTalk & WMAL Program Director @   EOE


Job Requirements


  • Experience developing topics for talk show
  • Working knowledge of politics, pop culture, and lifestyle topics
  • Experience in guest-booking
  • Audio search and editing skills
  • Social Media Savvy
  • Ability to react immediately in Breaking News situations
  • People Skills / Team Player
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What we Offer:

  • Cumulus offers an opportunity to embark on a career with the fastest growing media company in the U.S. 
  • Recognition and reward for outstanding performance.
  • Competitive pay and the ability to increase income. 
  • Benefits, vacation, and paid holidays offered for all full time employees. 
  • Benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account, 401K , and Life and Disability coverage.

For immediate consideration, please complete the application process at

 Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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