Employment

Jacobs Media is currently seeking applicants for the following jobs:

WDUN Afternoon News Show Anchor
  • Will take the lead in planning and scheduling of interviews, segments, features, etc., of the Afternoon News Wrap.
  • Will serve as co-anchor of the Afternoon News Wrap.
  • Will meet daily with producer to ensure audio clips and other items are ready for daily broadcast, and will meet on a regular basis with producer and co-host for long-range planning/scheduling.
  • Will produce radio promos for the show, and will work with director of online content to develop promotional advertisements for the web.
  • Will re-fashion content from the Afternoon News Wrap for other radio programs (as requested), for online presentation and for social media platforms.
Hours: 25-30 per week
Position is part time and reports to Director of Radio Operations.
To apply, send cover letter and resume to bill.maine@jacobsmedia.net

AccessWDUN Videographer/Social Media Manager
  • For AccessWDUN.com: Will develop strategy for using video clips and packages on AccessWDUN.com, and will serve as producer for most of those segments.
  • Will develop regular video features that are web exclusives or which complement content that will air on radio.
  • Where possible, will produce a weekly or monthly video webcast using new content and repurposed content from other platforms, and will look for other programs or opportunities for video content.
  • Where appropriate, will work with director of radio operations and director of web content to develop new programs or segments for online, with an eye toward those that can produce additional content on other platforms.
  • Will occasionally write news stories for the web and/or contribute to the website’s blogs.
  • Will work with advertising staff to develop video ads we can offer clients at the beginning of our video clips, and will help develop other ways to monetize video content, with the assistance of the director of web content.
  • For Social Media: Will oversee all WDUN and AccessWDUN social media accounts (Twitter, Facebook and Instagram) and will develop a strategy to ensure the company is maximizing its effort on each platform.
  • Will take the lead on what gets posted on social media accounts.
  • Will designate others who will have access to post on social media, and will provide direction as to the type of material the company wants to share.
  • Will identify content from radio or online that is appropriate to share.
Hours: 25-30 per week
Position is part time and reports to Director of Internet Operations
To apply, send cover letter and resume to mitch.clarke@jacobsmedia.net

AccessWDUN Reporter
  • Cover events for both radio and Internet as assigned by News Director
  • Must be able to write in AP style
  • Must be proficient in audio editing
  • Will post stories to AccessWDUN.com
  • Will on occasion anchor newscasts
  • Will fill-in for vacationing anchors/reporters as needed including the occasional weekend shift
Hours: 25-30
Position is part time and reports to News Director.
To apply, send cover letter and resume to bj.williams@jacobsmedia.net

JACOBS Media Corporation is a locally owned 63 year-old company which operates AM 550/ FM 102.9 WDUN, 1240 ESPN Radio and AccessNorthGA .com from its corporate offices in Gainesville, GA.  Jacobs Media Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.