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Play-by-Play Broadcaster / Content Coordinator

Job Summary

The Play-by-Play Broadcaster & Content Coordinator will work closely will all facets of ESPN 100.9-FM to enhance workflow and productivity with the radio station and assist with the generation of multi-platform content for ESPN 100.9-FM and the Great Lakes Loons.

Essential Functions

  • Play-by-play for the Great Lakes Loons home games (#2)
  • Play-by-play for Saginaw Valley League Football
  • Play-by-play for Saginaw Valley League Basketball
  • Generate multi-platform content for ESPN 100.9-FM and Loons including:
    • One of the co-hosts for The Offseason Podcast (100.9-FM)
    • Video segments, interviews for social media (100.9-FM & Loons)
    • Contribute to the From the Nest blog (Loons)
  • Lead the production of daily, weekly, monthly features that air on the station including:
    • Question of the Day
    • Tigers Updates
    • Lions Updates
    • Red Wings ‘30’
    • Scholar Athlete of the Month
    • Where Are They Now
  • Lead the management of the show promo database for daily shows including:
    • Golic & Wingo
    • The Dan LeBatard Show
    • Shep, Shower ‘N’ Shave
    • The Huge Show
    • The Offseason Podcast
  • Research, distribute relevant content on 100.9-FM social media (Twitter, Facebook).
  • Participate in consistent updating of 100.9-FM website.
  • Participate in weekly rounds to update weather, sports and other network features.
  • Compile and distribute media information for all 70 Loons home and postseason games, including daily stat packs, lineups, rosters.
  • Write recaps for email distribution, posting on website following select Loons games.
  • Assist with the production of the Loons Media Guide and LoonsNest Program.
  • Assist radio station with voicing, producing and processing commercials, as needed.
  • Other duties as deemed necessary or as directed.
  • Have Fun!

Start date

September 10, 2018

Knowledge / Skills / Job Qualifications

  • Good communication skills – verbal and written
  • Attention to detail
  • Computer editing software expertise
  • Ability to work flexible and demanding hours, including weekends and holidays

Preferred Education and Formal Training

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcasting

Experience

  • A minimum of one year of working in radio
  • A minimum of one year as a play-by-play broadcaster

Apply online here

Send your demo, resume, website to broadcast@espn1009.com

Attn: Matt DeVries, General Manager, ESPN 100.9-FM