Staff Newsperson in San Francisco, CA at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 5/1/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CUMULUS MEDIA | San Francisco is looking for a dynamic Staff NewspersonOur people work in a state-of-the-art facility, take pride in our community and value teamwork.  If you can deliver lifestyle headlines, be focused, creative and multi-task and most of all…love radio, we should talk.  Board work, remotes and production are all a part of what we do, so show us what you’ve got.

Who We Are: 

CUMULUS | San Francisco is home to six of the Bay Area's favorite radio stations –KNBR AM (680/1050) & KNBR-FM, KSAN (107.7 The Bone), KGO and KSFO. Our award-winning stations feature Classic Rock on The Bone; Legendary News and Talk Programming on KGO & KSFO; and The Sports Leader, KNBR. At Cumulus San Francisco, we strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to drive the evolving, diverse culture of today's media world.    

Applicants should demonstrate strong anchoring skills, unquestioned news judgment, as well as solid writing ability, creative use of audio and experience working quickly and accurately in breaking news situations.  The successful candidate will write and rewrite scripts, interview newsmakers and possess the ability to edit the audio for use on the air.

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of five years of experience, both anchoring and reporting in a professional news environment. Familiarity with current digital production techniques a must, and experience in website editing is preferred.


Job Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years’ Major Market Newsroom experience
  • Possess a deep knowledge of current events, and outstanding news judgment in determining the most important stories of the day, and how those stories relate to the station’s target demographic.
  • Strong writing and interviewing skills.
  • Ability to deliver clear, concise and informative news updates.
  • Ability to multi-task and the discipline to focus on what is the highest and best use of your time
  • Experience working with digital editing software

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
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage 
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays

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



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