The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is located in the heart of downtown L.A. and is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the “Trojan Family,” which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is. KUSC-FM is a classical radio station licensed by USC.
KUSC Radio is seeking a Program Host to join its team. USC Radio Group’s Los Angeles division, KUSC, is seeking a Program Host to present music on America’s most-listened to classical radio station. This is on air position with daily hosting requirements weekdays, and recorded programs on weekends. Candidate must have a passion for and a basic knowledge of classical music, and the facility to pronounce titles in many foreign languages. The host must be comfortable speaking in public, and have a talent for presenting classical music to a broad audience. The person must have an engaging personality that can weave topical elements into a show effortlessly beyond classical music, and be inviting to new and current listeners. Candidate must be able to work well with others and have at least 7 years of experience working in radio, with an overall understanding of programming automation systems, and social media.
- 7 years’ experience as radio host
- Basic knowledge of classical music pieces and composers
Please submit resume and cover letter
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
Minimum Experience: 5 years, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience
Minimum Field of Expertise: Thorough knowledge of programming area. Demonstrated radio broadcast announcing ability. Basis radio operation skills and knowledge of FSS regulations.
REQ20041029 Posted Date: 06/12/2017
Location/Region: Los Angeles, CA (US)