Service Broadcasting Group is looking for an entertaining content creator and influencer to join the stellar cast of K104/Dallas’ and Compass Media Networks syndicated DeDe in the Morning, morning show.

Our Opportunity

Do you love making people laugh? Are you always creating fun, compelling content – everything from TikTok challenges to Instagam posts, YouTube videos and podcasts? Are you passionate about being in the community and pushing culture and creativity forward? If so, DeDe could have a mic for YOU!

Service Broadcasting Group’s Head of Content George “Geo” Cook and #TeamDeDe are launching a new national talent search for an interesting and diverse high-impact personality who can join our award-winning host De McGuire and her co-hosts, Lady Jade and comedian J.J. Williamson, to create more fun and laughs on DeDe in the Morning. You could be a part of the funniest Hip Hop and R+B syndicated morning show in America, airing in nearly 60 cities. The ideal candidate will be a fun-loving, self-deprecating, supportive fourth mic cast member who can freely put themselves “out there” – and easily connect with the show’s Millennial and Gen Z fans.

Required Skills:

· An understanding of Nielsen PPM audience engagement strategies and execution tactics

· Possess insights and understanding of entertainment brands/personalities, pop culture, and urban/hip-hop lifestyles

· An understanding of the values, likes/dislikes, opinions, perspectives and aspirations of Millennial and Gen Z audiences

· Ability to efficiently edit/produce compelling audio for real-time and on-demand show content

· Ability to ideate, create, curate, and post show content on our website(s) and social media platforms in line with social media policies

· Must be a passionate total team player with a focused “for the show” mentality and work ethic

· Ability to creatively and effectively collaborate with team members to make successful and significant contributions to the show’s brand and content on/off air

· High level communication skills that lead to positive interactions and successful outcomes with clients, partners, vendors and meta-team members of the media, entertainment, and advertising communities

· Ability to manage and complete multiple ongoing tasks in a deadline driven environment

Required Experience:

· Minimum 2+ years of entertainment experience on-air, on-demand, on social preferred

· Media production experience; proficient in Adobe Audition, VoxPro and media software tools preferred

· Live audio board operation; efficient execution of automation and audio playback systems; experience with AudioVault, iMediaTouch, Wide Orbit preferred

· Podcasting and/or producer experience preferred

· Guest booking experience and phone screening experience preferred

If you are ready to live your dream of joining a morning show, please email your video and show us why you should be the next cast member to join DeDe in the Morning, along with your resume package, including an audio demo (aircheck), social media links, and podcast audio clips to SBG HR Manager Debbie Henry at debbie.henry@K104fm.com. EOE

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Service Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer

ABOUT K104:

K104 features DeDe in the Morning and plays a mix of Hip Hop and R&B from artists like Drake, Cardi B, Chris Brown, Lil Baby, DaBaby, Megan The Stallion and Roddy Ricch. You can also listen online at MyK104.com or download the K104 app to stream the station anywhere, anytime on your smartphone or tablet. To listen to K104 on your smart speaker, just ask Alexa or Google Play to: “Play K104.5.” Find K104 on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, and other social media platforms @k104fm or search #k104.

ABOUT DEDE IN THE MORNING:

From SBG Content Factory and the studios of the world famous K104 in Dallas, DeDe in the Morning is broadcast 5am – 10 am EST, Monday – Friday; DeDe McGuire is the Host; Lady Jade is the Lead Co-Host; and Comedian/Co-Host J.J. Williamson. Super producer Gary Saunders serves as Lead Producer; David Carter serves as Associate Producer. Ben Burnside serves as Creative Services Director. Brand strategist and media maven George “Geo” Cook serves as Head of Content and General Manager

ABOUT DEDE MCGUIRE:

DeDe McGuire is a proven winner – having served as host of DeDe in the Morning since 2013 on K104 in Dallas. Prior to hosting her own show on K104, DeDe McGuire was co-host of the nationally syndicated radio program, “The Doug Banks Show.” DeDe has appeared on CNN, FOX, Oxygen and BET, and has interviewed world leaders

from President Obama to Hillary Clinton, and celebrities such as Jay Z and Beyoncé. She is a philanthropist, community activist, mentor, volunteer, and media star. She has been recognized within her industry and community. Some of her accolades include the International Black Broadcasters (IBBA) Lifetime Achievement Award (2013); winner of The Elite News Communications Award (2014) and she was named one of the Top 25 Women in Dallas by Rolling Out Magazine. Dede enjoys spending time with her husband Chris Allen and their latest family addition, Little Dak Prescott Allen.

ABOUT SERVICE BROADCASTING GROUP (SBG):

Service Broadcasting Group is based in Dallas, TX, and owns the SBG Content Factory, DeDe in the Morning,

KKDA-FM 104.5 (K104), KRNB-FM (Smooth R&B 105.7), MyK104.com, KRNB.com, MyDFWLiving.com and WeCareDallas.com.

ABOUT COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS:

Visit www.compassmedianetworks.com

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