Live605 is a media company in Sioux Falls, SD that produces and distributes content created by people from Sioux Falls, SD and the surrounding areas. Live605 has a 24/7 streaming station that plays local music and content created by people in Sioux Falls, SD and the surrounding areas.
The producer position is for a show that is being developed by Live065 Media. The Show (name TBD) will be an uncensored talk show about life, current events, pop culture, sports, movies, music and whatever the audience is interested in. If you are talking about it, we are talking about it. Listening to The Show is like having a conversation with your buddy over a beer or your coworker at the water-cooler.
The show is a real-time interactive show, meaning the listener can participate in the show by messaging The Show or by calling in. The listener is as important to The Show as the hosts and producer of the show.
Some of the producer responsibilities will be collaborating with different members of the team to create content for the show, research and line up guests, edit audio and video, posting to social media, while being the behind the scenes person during the live show. Although you will not be the face or focus of the show, you will get some time on the mic.
The ideal person in this role feels rewarded when supporting others, is excited about reporting for the show and has endless enthusiasm for an excellent finished product. We’re looking for someone who is tireless, with great judgment and sharp instincts.
What You Have
- No experience necessary, but does help
- Willingness to learn
- A fun and outgoing personality
- Experience editing audio (or ability to learn)
- Exceptional communication skills, across the board
- Flexibility to invest 2-4 hours during evening hours Monday through Friday
- Thick skin! The Show will be completely uncensored and unscripted so the conversation could go anywhere.
- Ability to act and make quick decision under pressure
Type of Position: Unpaid Internship/Apprenticeship, with the ability to earn money through other Live605 Media revenue streams.
Duration: 3-6 months
Future Employment: Possibility of future employment
This is a part-time role from our studio in Sioux Falls, SD. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter HERE. In a separate document, send us links to 2-3 pieces of work (if you have any) and an explanation why you feel you would be a good fit. 250 words or fewer, please!
This is not a paid position, but you will have the ability to earn money through other Live605 Media revenue streams. This internship does not guarantee a future paid position. We do hope that all of Live605 Media interns and apprentices gain the knowledge and experience to be an asset to the Live605 Media team or another team within the industry.