Overview

Producer – Vybez Radio

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reporting to the Programs Controller, the incumbent will be responsible for creating content and managing the whole radio production process for both live and recorded programs while generating authentic ideas and carrying out thorough research on any relevant topic for engagement with the audience.

 JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Create programme content and manage the whole production process for both live and recorded radio programmes and maintain excellent quality;
Producing radio imaging for station properties – station jingles, promotions, music beds and identity and station commercials;
Sourcing potential contributors and interviewees;
Generate original ideas, identify suitable ideas from others, and carry out thorough research of topics of discussions;
Respond to audience feedback and foster engagement;
Preparing audiovisual clips for client reports;
Pre – packaging and scheduling recorded features into the programme system using digital editing software;
Checking that copyrights are cleared and the show is compliant with the relevant regulations;
Managing the logistics of getting people, resources and equipment together at the right place at the right time;
Training new presenters on the use of station equipment and software;
Accompanying presenters for field activations;
Responsible for managing budgets and for ensuring the efficient use of resources.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Degree in Radio production / Media studies or a related field from a recognized university.
2 – 3 years’ experience in comparable relevant position in a reputable organization.
Having the ability to execute motion graphics will be an added advantage.
SKILLS AND OTHER ATTRIBUTES

Good understanding of audiences.
Time management skills.
Highly organised.
Creativity.
Excellent research skills.

MODE OF APPLICATION

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An awareness of current affairs and good general knowledge.
Excellent communication skills both written and oral.
The ability to work as a part of a team and also independently

About Standard Group

The Standard group comprises The Standard newspapers, The Nairobian, KTN, KTN News, Radio Maisha, Standard Digital and Think Outdoor Services. The Group is looking for a qualified, experienced and self- motivated individual to fill the position of Occupational Safety and Health Officer.