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Spring Intern, Talk Programming - Part-Time

Sirius XM

What you’ll do: 

  • Learn and assist with daily operations for a live radio show.
  • Participate in on-air content.
  • Run sound board for live show or pre-taped interviews.
  • Create content including promos and audiograms for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
  • Edit audio in pre- and post-production for on-air use or to be used on social media.
  • Prepare for shows with in-depth research and by participating in talent and production meetings.
  • Work in a fast-paced, live environment with active deadlines.
  • Interact with listeners through social media, email and on-air phone call screening.
  • Conduct outreach to industry professionals, public relations and expert guests.
  • Keep detailed logs of shows for producer’s records.
  • Perform other duties as required.

What you’ll need:

  • Internships are open to current students enrolled at a university (those graduating by May 2026 are preferred) and recent graduates who graduated within the 12-month period prior to the start of the internship as well as broadcasting schools with one-year programs that provide certificates of completion.
  • Current or previous enrollment in communications classes preferred.
  • Broadcast communications and related majors preferred.
  • Experience in radio/TV a plus.
  • Experience with digital media systems (Photoshop, Adobe, video editing) a plus.
  • Knowledge of Broadcast Automation/On-Air software, a plus.
  • Experience with digital editing software (Cool Edit, Pro Tools, Adobe Audition), preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
  • Good project management and planning skills.
  • Good personnel management skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail skills. 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willingness to take initiative and follow through on projects.
  • Familiar with SiriusXM programming.
  • Knowledge and interest in current events, comedy, pop culture and politics.
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Posted at: November 6, 2023 @ 12:22pm