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Full-time Weather Director/News Reporter

KICD AM; BIG Country 107.7; MORE 104.9 and PURE Oldies 98.3/98.5 - Spencer, IA

Company Saga Communications-Spencer Radio Group
Position Full-time Weather Director/News Reporter
Jobdescription The Spencer Radio Group is looking to hire a full-time Weather Director and News Reporter for KICD AM; BIG Country 107.7; MORE 104.9 and PURE Oldies 98.3/98.5 in Spencer, Iowa.

For 82 years – the Spencer Radio Group has been the “local information source” for northwest Iowa and portions of southwest Minnesota. We’re looking for someone with the ability, talent and passion to continue SRG’s long tradition into the future.

We are located 90 minutes east of Sioux Falls, S.D. and 12 miles south of the popular Iowa Great Lakes tourist area. Northwest Iowa is a beautiful place to live and raise a family.

The person for this position will need to live in Spencer, Iowa (or surrounding area). We need someone who understands small-market, local radio and is willing to be involved in the community. Knowledge of radio automation software, adobe audition, word press, and general computer experience is preferred. We value creativity and the desire to win! Duties for this position include (but not limited to):

1. Gathering, writing and reading local news stories.

2. Covering some meetings/events.

3. Conducting on-air interviews.

4. Anchoring LIVE, local, severe weather coverage.

5. Compiling/recording local weather data for National Weather Service.

6. Read LIVE market updates on air.

7. Posting local content on our websites/social media platforms.

The Spencer Radio Group is owned and operated by Saga Communications – a company that invests back into their stations and their people! SRG offers paid vacation and great benefits including – health, vision, dental and 401K.

Apply Send us your resume and demo! No phone calls. No voicetrack inquiries. Saga Communications of Iowa, LLC is an EOE.

Kevin Tlam

Operations Manager

Spencer Radio Group

P.O. Box 260

Spencer, Iowa 51301

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