Reporting to the Programme Controller, the Sports Executive Producer will steer and lead Radio Verulam’s sports coverage. They will be responsible for establishing and cementing links with local sports groups, teams, and organisations as well as leading programme production, arranging live commentaries, and having overall editorial responsibility for the station’s sports coverage. Leading by example, they should also be willing to undertake presenting duties when appropriate. They should also be keen to encourage and coach new volunteers and be committed to increasing diversity within our sports programmes.
Typical time needed : 4 to 8 hours most weeks
Essential skills :
Good links and connections to the local sports scene. Broadcasting, ideally sports radio experience. Good editorial judgement. Appropriate technical skills.
Ideally you’d have these skills but we can train you :
Leadership and coaching volunteers.
Location : No fixed location
Available vacancies? : No current vacancies
We will provide training:
Learning 'behind the scenes' technical aspects.