Friday, February 22, 2013


Current Openings as of February 22, 2013

Promotions Director (Job #100TR):

97.1 The Fan and 1460 ESPN Columbus have an immediate opening

for a highly creative and energetic Promotions Director. The successful candidate will play an integral role in

the development of station promotions, handle all phases of event planning and marketing from conception to

execution, ensure the stations’ presence in the listener community and assist in the implementation of the

stations’ marketing plan. This position is responsible for overseeing the coordination and execution of live

broadcasts, departmental budgeting and planning, and oversight of the department’s web and social media

efforts. This position requires three to five years of event planning and promotions experience, excellent

communication and organizational skills, previous experience managing staff, creating and managing budgets

as well as proficiency with Microsoft Office products and Adobe. Bachelors degree and previous radio

promotions experience preferred; sports knowledge is helpful.

Producer/Reporter/Anchor (Job #100PR):

The Ohio News Network, an award- winning radio news

network providing news, weather and sports to over 70 affiliate stations throughout Ohio, is seeking a

polished journalist to serve as Producer/Reporter/Anchor. The successful candidate will gather news and

audio from sources around the state, including affiliate stations; write stories and voice wraps and anchor

feeds and newscasts. We’re seeking a team player with a high level initiative and working knowledge of digital

editing, radio automation and web-delivered programming. This position requires strong news judgment,

delivery and presentation skills as well as the ability to work independently. At least three years’ experience

in radio news reporting required; knowledge of Ohio strongly desired. This position requires flexibility in

scheduling and the ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays. Please include a link to your demo when


Account Executive (Job #100RL):

If you are ready to take your sales career to the next level, RadiOhio is

your new home! We are seeking a goal driven Account Executive with a stellar work ethic who leads by

example. If you always find that you are setting the bar higher for everyone around you then you are a

perfect fit for our experienced team. We are looking for individuals who are curious and persistent in regards

to building their client list by developing creative ideas and building dynamic relationships. Our properties

deliver serious ROI for our clients! We are the flagship for all Ohio State University athletics, the NHL

Columbus Blue Jackets and the Cleveland Indians. Our team prides itself on being central Ohio’s premier

provider of sports marketing solutions. You would be responsible for delivering results for our partners using

our wide range of high profile sports marketing assets on 97.1 The Fan, 1460 ESPN Columbus and our

statewide news network ONN. These assets include on-air, digital and on-site opportunities in addition to

commercial advertising. We are looking for hunters not just gatherers. Relationship driven marketers not

“list” babysitters. This position requires at least three successful years of outside business to business sales

experience; radio sales experience is strongly desired.

Producer (Job #200MH):

WBNS-10TV, Central Ohio’s News Leader, is looking for a dynamic producer to

join our award- winning team. Candidate must know how to differentiate and showcase a newscast that is

urgent and relevant to the viewer. WBNS-10TV has all of the tools necessary to produce a compelling

newscast- SNG truck, multiple ENG trucks, station-owned helicopter with pilot, investigative and special

projects unit. WBNS is a CBS affiliate and privately owned by the Dispatch Printing Company which has a

long history of quality journalism and commitment to the community. If you thrive on winning, we want to

hear from you!

Qualified applicants may apply online at Dispatch Broadcast Group is an Equal

Opportunity Employer. We are a drug-free workplace.