Play-by-Play Announcer (WCBS-AM)

Job Locations USA-NY-New York
ID
2022-4907
Category
On-Air
Type
Regular

Overview

We are looking for Play by Play Announcer to provide regular season coverage on our MLB baseball (English language) broadcasts during the preseason, regular season, and post-season.

Responsibilities

What You'll Do:

  • Participate in live pre-game and post-game shows
  • Conduct live interviews with players, coaching, and team management
  • Post on all social media platforms
  • Participate in content creation across all platforms
  • Appearances on WCBS AM, WINS & WFAN
  • Fill-in and guest appearances during the off-season
  • Make guest appearances on radio, television, and online media, as required

Qualifications

 

More About You:

 

Required & Preferred:

 

  • Prior experience in sports play-by-play announcing in MLB
  • Familiarity and passion for NY-based MLB teams
  • Must have the ability to work daytime, evenings, and weekends as scheduling requires
  • Must have the ability to travel with the team for the full season and additional games if needed
  • A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of applicant’s own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required
  • Must meet MLB team background check, if required 
  • Familiar with all FCC broadcast requirements
  • Ability to operate a studio board

About Us

Audacy, Inc. (NYSE: AUD) is a leading multi-platform audio content and entertainment company with the country’s best collection of local music, news and sports brands, a premium podcast creator, major event producer, and digital innovator. Audacy engages 200 million consumers each month, bringing people together around content that matters to them. Learn more at www.audacyinc.com, Facebook (Audacy Corp) and Twitter (@AudacyCorp).

EEO

Audacy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Audacy affords equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion or religious creed, sex/ gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position with Audacy, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship. To request a reasonable accommodation for this purpose, please call 1-610-660-5614. Please note that this phone number is to be used solely to request an accommodation with respect to the online application process. Calls for any other reason will not be returned. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.