LIVE NEWS BREAKS COORDINATOR/REPORTER
About the opportunity:
WLSN is looking for an enthusiastic individual to provide five minute Live News Breaks. News Breaks will consist of drafting and reporting your own material based on breaking news in professional sports. We require two live segments each day. Segments should be in the morning and evening and a flexible schedule can be arranged in advance.
What will you do:
Formulate stories and pitches to further tell the stories of professional athletes, breaking news in professional sports, and news about network programs.
Have the ability to work remotely with high-speed internet. You will need a microphone, Mixxx, and an MP3 encoder.
What will you bring:
1-2 years of public relations experience with an emphasis on communication skills and knowledge of consumer-facing sports.
A self-starter, energetic and resilient, with the enthusiasm and determination to ensure that deliverables, timelines and objectives are achieved.
Research skills and ability to fact check.
Strong attention to detail.
WLSN compensates its contributors by providing air time and exposure through its online platforms.
- We will provide you a 2 hour time block once each week to broadcast your own sports or music show.
How to apply:
Those interested in this unique opportunity should email us with the subject line, Live News Breaks. In your email, please explain in detail why you're interested in this opportunity and what goals you hope to accomplish.
Radio DJ (2 positions)
Are you interested in radio? Are you outgoing, responsible, and do you like talking to people? Are you comfortable learning new software? Want to learn how an internet radio station operates on a day to day basis? If so, you could be a great member of the LEEIB Sports & Music Network!
Interact with listeners on a regular basis as a disc jockey for our station while also promoting special events and marketing our network via social media. As a DJ, you will be able to work from home with the right equipment!
We will provide a two hour time block once each week that is convenient for you!
This is an unpaid position best suited for anyone with an interest in broadcasting and events. If you are excited to learn, are responsible, outgoing, and reliable, and – most importantly – know how to have fun, apply now!
Send an email with the subject line "Radio DJ" along with your resume and cover letter.
Equal Opportunity Statement
The LEEIB Sports Network maintains a strong policy of equal opportunity. It is our objective to recruit and retain the most qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic or status protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Our equal opportunity philosophy applies to all aspects of offered opportunities including recruitment, compensation, training, promotions, transfers, contributor benefits and terminations.