SoKing Internet Radio is now accepting applications for a News/Podcast Reporter/Announcer to deliver daily (M-F) 3-5 minute audio reports related to stories written and published in 6 hyperlocal blogs in the South King County Area (via http://www.southkingmedia.com).
The position requires the following:
- Gleaning and editing to report top news stories as posted on these online publications.
- Read/Report/Record those stories as a professional Newscast with a provided template.
- Writing a daily Podcast-worthy headline.
- Editing/produce the audio and export it as an MP3 file.
- Publishing the Podcast to iTunes.
- Must have broadband internet access.
- Please have a grasp on the communities we serve in South King County (Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac, White Center and Tukwila).
Experience in broadcast journalism and audio editing is preferred but not required, as training will be provided. This position is that of a 1099 sub-contractor. If you have your own recording equipment you may use it, or access to equipment is available. This is a work from home position with only occasional meetings at our Burien offices would be required. This position pays $25.00 per reported/edited/published Podcast. This price is non-negotiable, but as the podcast grows in popularity the payments could scale.
This position offers the following:
- The chance to report for a well-established, award-winning independent media company devoted to our readers/viewers/listeners and advertisers.
- The potential to reach the tens of thousands of unique consumers who routinely engage with our brands.
- The opportunity to be on the front-line of the ever-changing face of digital media.
- Mentorship/direction from a proven team of award-winning communicators.
To apply, please click this link and fill out an application:
(please do not contact us via phone or email. . .THANKS!)