Radio Editors and Producers, talkRADIO

at Wireless Group

London • 3w ago

Dec 22, 2017

talkRADIO is looking for experienced speech radio editors, exec producers and producers with great communication skills, excellent editorial judgement and an eye for a story to join the nation’s most exciting speech radio station.

Wireless Group is now a part of News UK. Our Radio GB division operates four national radio stations; including talkRADIO and talkSPORT the world’s biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio. It also operates 12 independent local radio (ILR) stations in England and Wales, and a number of digital radio multiplexes throughout GB.

At the Wireless group we understand that our strength lies in the talent, experience and abilities of our people and we are currently looking for RADIO EDITORS, EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS AND PRODUCERS

talkRADIO is looking for experienced speech radio editors, exec producers and producers with great communication skills, excellent editorial judgement and an eye for a story to join the nation’s most exciting speech radio station.

We are currently searching for talented producers and editors, with significant studio experience and a ‘can-do attitude’, providing solutions quickly and calmly whilst being able to convey strong direction to your presenters and production team. Your verbal and written communication skills must be second-to-none, as should be your ability to think ahead. We’re looking for people who can think outside the box, with an excellent contacts book, who are always striving to create output of the highest standard. You should have an excellent grasp of social media, and be able to integrate that seamlessly with your day-to-day role, always thinking how best to interact with the listener.

Editors will need to display experience of managing teams and be able to deliver the brief of station managers.

You will have the skills to…

  • Manage the biggest names in radio
  • Devise radio programmes of the highest calibre
  • Attract the very best guests in politics, news and showbiz
  • Go straight to the heart of the breaking stories
  • Integrate talkRADIO programming with News UK titles
  • Manage production teams
  • Ensure shows are compliant
  • Forward plan key events
  • Confidently direct the studio space
  • Exploit all social media opportunities
  • Work to the station manager brief
  • Integrate S&P seamlessly into programmes