PT Promotions Assistant / Board Operator / On-Air in Kansas City at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 9/21/2022

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Job Description

CUMULUS MEDIA | Kansas City, KS is offering a great part-time opportunity as a Promotions Assistant, Studio Board Operator, On-Air Talent providing support to the cluster’s Promotions and Programming management. Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, be a self-starter, and be highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.  The position requires extreme reliability and flexibility. If you are a fast-learner familiar with audio equipment and automation and have a passion for radio, read on.  Promotions duties will consist of general office duties as well community interaction with listeners and clients to promote our stations. Strong detail execution and a positive mindset are qualities of the ideal candidate.

CUMULUS | Kansas City, KS is the dominant cluster leader in our market. Delivering nearly 1M listeners every week, the seven Kansas City-area stations include: 101 The FOX KCFX-FM Classic Rock, 94.9 KCMO-FM Classic Hits, 95.7 The Vibe KCHZ-FM Top 40, 107.3 KMJK-FM R&B and Hip Hop, 105.1 The X KCJK-FM Alternative, 710/103.7 KCMO Talk Radio, and KCMO-FM HD2 102.1 Jack-FM.  


Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate prize fulfillment with station contest winners, including contacting listeners via email and phone daily for prize fulfillment
  • Complete assignments to support promotions department, both in-office and on-site
  • Strong Social Media skills with platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
  • Run the control board in a radio station studio broadcasting a variety of live and pre-recorded local and syndicated radio programs
  • Play all commercials as scheduled
  • Monitor and rebroadcast required EAS Alerts, Weather Warnings, Ambers Alerts and breaking news
  • Maintain technical quality and accuracy of incoming and outgoing on-air programming from station studios
  • Hosting, announcing or mixing during an on-air shift


Job Requirements


  • Proficient using computer systems such as Microsoft Office Suite, Op-X, AudioVault, Wide Orbit, ENCO, Soundforge, Nuendo, Adobe Audition or other audio editing and automation programs
  • Familiar with audio mixers and remote monitoring systems for radio transmissions
  • Reliable with a flexible schedule, available to workdays, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Ideally able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Previous on-air, mix DJ and/or board operation experience preferred, but not required
  • Audio production skills, preferred, but not required
  • All new hires must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by date of hire, subject to legally-mandated accommodations

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term

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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


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