Radio Announcer Resume Samples

A Radio Announcer is responsible for creating, producing, and announcing matters, and information over the radio. The job description entails handling entertainment programs, news, interviews, weather, and other matters of interest. Primary responsibilities that are normally listed on the Radio Announcer Resume are – producing, writing and narrating programs; conducting interviews, operating equipment, determining news and information appropriate for broadcast, operating central equipment rack, preparing newscast and delivering them on-air, writing and editing news copy; adjusting transmitter power, producing program segments; reading news flashes; giving weather and traffic conditions, and making special or important announcements such as election results, sports updates or about attacks.

Well-trained announcers normally possess the following traits – experience in announcing, exceptional communication skills; experience in operating recording and on-air equipment; computer and editing skills; on-call availability, and clear speaking skills. A degree in the field of Mass Media or communication is seen on successful resumes.

 

Radio Announcer Resume example

Radio Announcer Resume

Summary : To gain full-time employment in a reputable organization that will combine education, extensive experience, and skill set. To become a loyal and dedicated contributor to a reputable organization, that encourages and supports administrative background and creativity.

Skills : Bilingual, Speaking, Critical Thinking, Social Perceptiveness.

Description :

    1. Troubleshoot issues and helped operations managers.
    2. Acted as a Primary Trainer for other part-time employees regarding operational procedures.
    3. Maintained detailed records of procedures.
    4. Collaborated with event sponsors.
    5. Wrote & produced radio spots, commercial, and public service announcements.  
    6. Recorded commercials, public service announcements, and music onto tape cartridges.
    7. Assisted other staff members with remote broadcasts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA


Radio Announcer Resume

Headline : A creative, critical, and curious young professional with the ability to energize individuals and organizations to be the best they can possibly be. Seeking to obtain and hold a stable position to be able to support through college.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Office Suite, Excel, and Spreadsheet.

Description :

    1. Ran the board, burning music, entering music into Maestro, downloading programs to run over the air daily.
    2. Composed and produced commercials for the sales staff also did commercials for a voice exchange program for other radio stations.
    3. Updated the weather hourly.
    4. Filled in for the sports announcer and the News broadcaster as needed and read news and sports live on air as well as record them for 3 other sister stations.
    5. Learned new things daily radio is always evolving. 
    6. Participated in station promotional activities such as live appearances.
    7. Assisted the chief engineer with the installation of two new transmitters.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS


Radio Announcer Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a position that will commensurate with education and experiences that initiative and performance will benefit company profitability and result in mutual commitment and growth.

Skills : Time management SKills, MS Office, Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Assembled copy to present on news broadcasts. 
    2. Delivered news, information, and promotional content in a clear and timely manner.
    3. Monitored the wires, other news outlets, and social media for news developments, responding in a manner that keeps competitive.
    4. Wrote and produced content for newscasts.
    5. Anchored breaking news and special coverage as assigned.
    6. Hosted on-air pledge drives and participates in various fundraising and listener-appreciation activities.
    7. Worked on special projects and perform additional hosting duties as assigned.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AAS in Electronics

Radio Announcer Resume

Summary : Talented, creative, articulate, accomplished, seasoned professional with extensive experience educating, motivating, and inspiring adults and children through storytelling, speaking, and broadcast presentations desiring to serve an organization that serves educational, career, and/or communications/media needs for all ages.

Skills : Judgment and Decision Making, Active Learning, Service Orientation, Negotiation.

Description :

    1. Provided voice-over/public service announcements for area radio stations.
    2. Coordinated and announced community and church news.
    3. Operated electronic-computer controls.
    4. Answered queries of listeners; trained interns; made public appearances as emcee; procured advertisers and ministries for time slots.
    5. Hosted an on-air radio program.
    6. Prepared and delivered the news, sports, and weather reports by gathering and rewriting material so that it will convey the required information and fit specific time slots.
    7. Selected program content, in conjunction with producers and assistants, based on factors such as program specialties, audience tastes, and public requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA

Radio Announcer Resume

Summary : A results-oriented Radio Announcer with solid experience in the development and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure sound fiscal management. Knowledge of digital content writing and story-telling approaches.

Skills : Radio Broadcasting Communications, Communication Skills, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Served as an air personality, music host, news director, news reporter, newscaster, talk show host/interviewer, and program director.
    2. Possessed a high degree of proficiency in all forms of oral and written communication.
    3. Adept at meeting daily deadlines and handling multiple tasks.
    4. Taught all age levels--elementary, middle school, high school, and college students as well as older adults. 
    5. Selected and aired the playlist of songs according to the station's format.
    6. Announced local, state, and national news. 
    7. Trained fill-in announcers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate

Radio Announcer Resume

Summary : Seeking to utilize vibrant personality, excellent communication skills, and drive to succeed in an environment that is both challenging and rewarding.

Skills : Customer and Personal Service, Dependability, Attention to Detail.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with the sales team to create ad campaigns that exceeded the expectations of our clients.
    2. Worked at client locations to promote business in association with advertising schedules.
    3. Responsible for operating station broadcast equipment and associated computer systems that are essential to creating the Y-103 station image.
    4. Responsible for maintaining FCC required monitoring logs and reporting tower/signal outages to the appropriate FCC divisions.
    5. Broadcasted daily news and public service announcements.
    6. Responsible for announcing morning show, did weather/news reports, commercial production, and dubbing, other miscellaneous office work when needed. 
    7. Operated multi-phone line receiving calls from listeners making song requests and/or calling for contests and recording them for airplay. 
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BBM

Radio Announcer Resume

Summary : Motivated and highly Radio Announcer with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and clients through outstanding interpersonal skills.

Skills : Great Communication, Problem-Solving, Type 48+ WPM, Technical Competency.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all on-air duties including reporting breaking news, weather, and interacting with the audience.
    2. Performed Production duties included writing, editing, and voicing commercial ads, including endorsements of popular products.
    3. Acted as Exclusive writer for reviews of various album recordings for the website.
    4. Produced remote broadcasting at many theme parks and other establishments.
    5. Conducted interviews both by phone and in-house.
    6. Played music and read news and sports stories during appropriate programming segments and loaded prerecorded programs for airing. 
    7. Recorded public service announcements and radio ads Interviewed guests and celebrities for the radio show.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Radio Announcer Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Radio Announcer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Communication, Conflict Resolution/Problem-Solving,  Leadership.

Description :

    1. Selected shift playlist according to the specified rotation.
    2. Entertained listeners with interesting or amusing facts or anecdotes.
    3. Have extensive knowledge of music trivia.
    4. Wrote copy, produce, and performed radio spots for local businesses.
    5. Performed remote appearances for businesses and charity functions.
    6. Prepared playlist for a live on-air radio show in the 7 pm-12 am time slot, consisting of R&B music from the 70s, 80s, and 90s.
    7. Talked to listeners and informed them of various contests and events occurring in our city.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AAS

Radio Announcer Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a full-time job in the media field for a company that cares about people in order to make a difference by use of skills and knowledge gained from doing multimedia work through classes, practical experience, and career-oriented advice.

Skills : Public Speaking, Persistence Customer Service, and Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Hosted a live radio show six days a week.
    2. Edited and presented live sportscasts.
    3. Operated audio equipment including sound mixing boards, microphones, and recorders.
    4. Monitored signal transmitter readings.
    5. Prepared recorded commercials for airing.
    6. Helped determine the selection of songs played during music portions of shows by editing three or four playlists per week.
    7. Provided production for the station using Audio Audition, Smart Caster, AudioVault, and Cool Edit Pro programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BBM

Radio Announcer Resume

Summary : 7 years experience leading and managing employees to effectively meet and exceed company goals. Eager to support the company in building an impeccable reputation by providing top-class customer support.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Supervising, Training & Development.

Description :

    1. Kept the local community informed.
    2. Updated on any traffic changes, weather issues, or community events.
    3. Played music and church programs.
    4. Productively use the allotted time to get the most information across.
    5. Recording commercials.
    6. Announced traffic reports for various stations on a concise schedule.
    7. Managed advertising logs for continuity.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Communications