Announcer / Operations Manager

Who are we?

Southern Cross Austereo is Australia’s leading media entertainment company, home of LiSTNR and the Triple M & HIT network. With the ability to reach 95% of the population through our Radio, TV and Digital channels, our mission is to Entertain, Inform & Inspire all Australians Anytime. Anywhere!

In 2021 we launched LiSTNR, a curated and personalised Audio-On-Demand destination. It is home to the Hit & Triple M networks, 25 music stations and over 500 podcasts. LiSTNR is Australia’s #1 podcast network reaching more than 8 million monthly listeners.

The Hit Network is Australias biggest radio network which entertains over 4.8 million Aussie radio listeners across B105, 2Day, The Fox, SAFM, MIX, 41 Hit stations plus DAB+ stations. Home to popular personalities including Fifi Box, Ed Kavalee, Dave Hughes, Carrie Bickmore, Tommy Little & Erin Molan.

What’s on offer for you?

  • Permanent position based out of our vibrant Melbourne office
  • Training and development opportunities, health and wellbeing initiatives, birthday leave, volunteer leave, concert tickets, footy tickets, social events – PLUS much more!
  • Industry leading and gender neutral Paid Parental Leave Policy which offers 20 weeks paid parental leave for a primary carer.
  • Award-winning, highly supportive and creative culture that enables you to be your best unique self!
  • Flexible & hybrid working environment (we offer a range of flexible working options to help our people balance work and home life).
  • Attractive salary package and opportunities for growth & progression – we love to promote internally across our 65 offices!

About the role:

We’re on the hunt for an experienced Announcer/Operations Manager to join Melbourne's #1 Hit Music Station, The FOX, based in Melbourne. 

In this dual role as our Workday Announcer/Operations Manager, you'll be the vibrant voice of FOX during prime workday hours in Melbourne, delivering engaging content to keep our audience informed and entertained. Collaborating closely with our content team, you'll curate a compelling show and ensure a seamless broadcast experience.

You'll also take charge of operational support, ensuring that the behind-the-scenes aspects run smoothly to support the success of our broadcasts.

Experience we’re looking for:

  • Demonstrated experience in radio operations within a metro market.
  • Content specialist with a breadth of multi-platform media experience.
  • Ability to stay composed and solutions focused while performing under pressure.
  • A distinctive on-air presence and a style that complements the relevant radio network and appeals to the target audience.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills when working with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Results driven and delivery focused with excellent Content management skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to make decisions independently, while also contributing to the regional management team and Content team.
  • An understanding of legal compliance issues with regards to contests including the assessment of risk around legal and PR outcomes.

We are a values driven organisation - if you genuinely live and breathe our values, you’ll be a great addition to SCA.

  • We’re Better Together
  • People are our Power
  • Always Curious
  • We Push Doors Open
  • Be Genuine

Still not convinced?
Head to our TikTok, Life@LiSTNR, for a sneak peak into some of the fun we have at SCA!

Keen? Apply now by submitting your resume via our careers page.

Hot tip: Make sure you download and sign up to LiSTNR – you may be asked about your listening experience throughout the interview process! 

Southern Cross Austereo
Posted: May 18, 2024
Closing: June 17, 2024
Melbourne, VIC
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