Sirius XM Radio Inc. Coordinator, Talk Programming in New York, New York

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Job Title

Coordinator, Talk Programming


New York



Type of Position


Job Description

Location: New York, NY

Position Summary:

Serve as Coordinator for comedy programming. Oversee live broadcasts, call screening, and board pp work for various shows.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the operations of live broadcasts to ensure that all aspects of the show are flawlessly executed, including studio/board operations, live reads, social media, and on demand.

  • Bank and screen phone calls.

  • Edit archived content for future airing on specialty comedy channel.

  • Serve as fill-in board operator for various comedy programs.

  • Work with visiting talent and other broadcast facilities to ensure broadcasts run successfully.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, relevant experience.

  • A least one year of experience at radio station or audio production facility.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Experience working in live radio, preferably comedy.

  • Flexible schedule, must be available to work days, nights, and possibly weekends.

  • Thorough understanding and ability to work in the areas of news, politics, and pop culture.

  • Comfortable working with talent, artists, and other high-profile individuals.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task.

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Experience with broadcast operation software (Prophet, Dalet, etc).

  • Familiarity with digital audio editing software (ProTools, Audition, SoundForge, etc).

  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Company EEO Statement

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.