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Radio Broadcaster

Written by on 30/05/2023

Job Title: Radio Broadcaster (Volunteer Position)
Location: Birmingham City, UK
Organization: GCRB (Genesis Community Radio Broadcasting)

Job Description:

Greetings! We are on the lookout for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual to join our dynamic community radio station in the heart of Birmingham City as a Radio Broadcaster. This voluntary role presents a unique opportunity for you to play a key role in the vibrant local media landscape, making a positive impact within our community.

Your Responsibilities:

Hosting and Presenting: Prepare, host, and present captivating radio shows in line with the station’s programming guidelines and target audience.

Content Creation: Develop original content, including engaging interviews, features, and music playlists to entertain and connect with our listeners.

Research and Preparation: Dive into thorough research on various topics, current affairs, and local events to ensure your shows are informative and up-to-date.

Voiceover and Audio Production: Assist with voiceover work for station promotions, advertisements, and other audio production tasks as needed.

Technical Operation: Operate studio equipment seamlessly, ensuring high-quality broadcasts and smooth transitions between segments.

Collaboration: Work closely with our team members to plan and execute shows effectively.

Community Engagement: Participate in station events, interviews, and external community activities to promote the radio station and build connections within the local community.

Your Requirements:

Passion for Radio: Demonstrate a keen interest and enthusiasm for radio broadcasting, with a good knowledge of different formats, music genres, and presentation styles.

Communication Skills: Exhibit strong verbal communication skills, engaging listeners and articulating ideas clearly and concisely.

Creativity and Adaptability: Showcase the ability to generate original and innovative ideas, adapting to changing circumstances and maintaining a dynamic on-air presence.

Time Management: Effectively manage your time to meet deadlines, prepare content in advance, and work within allocated time slots.

Team Player: Embrace collaboration, receive feedback positively, and contribute to a positive and inclusive team environment.

Familiarity with Birmingham City: Have a good understanding of the local community, culture, and events within Birmingham City and its surrounding areas.

Availability: Be flexible to work during evenings, weekends, and potentially cover special events or live broadcasts.

Your Benefits:

Valuable Experience: Gain practical experience in radio broadcasting, programming, and production.

Community Involvement: Make a positive impact within the local community by sharing important information and entertaining content.

Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals, artists, community leaders, and professionals within the media industry.

Skill Development: Enhance your communication, presentation, and technical skills in a supportive and creative environment.

Personal Fulfillment: Experience the joy of entertaining, informing, and engaging with a diverse audience.

Please note that this position is voluntary, and while no financial compensation is provided, the rewards of contributing to a community radio station can be immensely fulfilling and valuable for personal and professional growth.

To apply for the Radio Broadcaster position, kindly submit your resume along with a brief statement of interest outlining your passion for radio broadcasting and why you would like to be part of our community radio station. We look forward to welcoming you to our passionate team!


Job Category: Presenters
Job Type: Voluntary
Job Location: Birmingham

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