Radio Broadcast Assistant Job in Nairobi, Kenya

We are looking for a highly motivated Radio Broadcast Assistant Position.

The Candidate will provide support in the development and day-to-day production of local radio station.

He or she will give practical assistance to programme producers and presenters to ensure that shows run as smoothly as possible.

He/she will undertake key administrative activities as well as assisting in planning, researching and producing live and pre-recorded radio programmes.

Location: Nairobi

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the station’s imaging
  • Checking if the equipment is in good condition. Live assist for live sho
  • Download and edit shows
  • Editing TV Voiceovers and dif erent programs
  • Cutting adverts and mentions immediately after shows
  • Responsible for monitoring the signal and ensuring we are on air at all times in all our frequencies.
  • Responsible for all technical aspects of the department

Skills

  • Must have strong organisational skills
  • Knowledge of the Radio market, dif erent station and programme styles, and audience demographics.
  • Good knowledge and good ear for sound, music genres, artists and updates.
  • Knowledge and ability to work with dif erent Radio Automation and editing software’s.
  • A high level of IT skills – particularly good word-processing and data handling skills.
  • Ability to learn how to use a variety of recording equipment, and to operate dif erent radio studios.
  • Ability to conduct ef ective internet research, use relevant computer software for audio recording, editing, and, packaging when necessary.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Creative thinking, idea generation and problem solving skills.
  • Must have confidence and tenacity to pursue information and overcome obstacles.
  • Ability to work independently but also as part of a team.
  • Ability to work ef ectively under pressure, react quickly, and meet tight deadlines.
  • Determination, diplomacy and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Empathy and patience, the ability to build rapport and draw information from people.
  • A basic understanding of the law, ethics and industry regulation as they af ect Radio production.
  • Self-motivation and adaptability.

Qualifications

  • At least a Diploma in Mass Media, Radio Production, Journalism or a related field.
  • At least one year’s experience in radio production.
  • A good overall knowledge of the radio industry and the specifics.
  • Ability to read and voice scripts will be an added advantage.

Interested and qualified candidates to submit their CV to jobs@employd.co.ke, job title on the email subject Radio Broadcast Assistant and expected gross salary.


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Updated: November 27, 2020 — 12:15 am