WestStar Multimedia is looking for personable and talented candidates to facilitate the complexities and difficulties of workstation usage for technical and non-technical employees. This position requires a conscientious individual to be responsible for the day to day operations required to manage a modest-sized infrastructure utilizing both Windows and Mac workstations. This includes frequent, routine maintenance of workstations, printers, storage arrays, network equipment, and servers. Ideal candidates will need to be able to diagnose and resolve problems with these technologies effectively and quickly while keeping the bottom line in sight and ensuring that every employee is heard, understood, and cared for with a high level of professionalism.
HERE'S A LITTLE BIT ABOUT US
The Kim Komando Show is the nation's largest talk radio show about everything digital. It broadcasts every weekend on more than 400 radio stations in the U.S. and internationally on the American Forces radio Network. The show also streams live in HD video to paying subscribers and soon, to a national TV audience. Kim's weekly column appears nationally in USA Today, FoxNews and in more than 100 daily newspapers. We have a constantly updated website and send more than 12 million email newsletters each week. We also produce books, consumer buying guides, audio podcasts and videos.
About the position
Are you a born organizer and storyteller?If you love technology and creating compelling stories for radio, television and the web, this is the place for you! We’re looking for someone that can help us identify tech trends and turn them into interesting stories that even the “not so” tech savvy will love. Join us at The Kim Komando Show!Kim is America’s digital goddess with a radio show that reaches every market in the U.S. and a website that is the go to place for all things technology.
What you’ll be doing:
Identify long form story ideas, and secure expert interviews in the topic field.
Conduct interviews and research for projects.
Produce special events, including “best of” shows, holiday specials, and more.
Collaborate with graphic designers to enhance story visuals
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where quick turn-around times are expected
Must have work samples to share
One to two years working in a radio or television newsroom preferred
Bachelor’s degree in journalism preferred
Also must have an impeccable work ethic and be willing to work outside your job description to help the team succeed.
Salary is commensurate with experience and market size. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package including: major medical, dental, vision, pharmacy, life insurance, 401k with company match, and AFLAC group services. Paid time off includes: sick, corporate holidays, and personal vacation. This is a full-time, onsite position at our studio and corporate office in Phoenix, Arizona.
Equal Opportunity Employer
We take great pride in our diverse and talented workforce. We recognize that our continued success depends largely on the collective strengths of our employees. Developing the right mix of skills, ideas and individuals requires an unwavering commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. Accordingly, we recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles and ensure that all other personnel actions are administered without regard to an employee's race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status or disability.