Beaver Dam has been the heart and soul of Good Karma Brands since it was founded there in 1997. Approaching 70 years serving the local community, the radio stations have been supercharged through the recent launch of both 95X and DailyDodge.com. GKB Beaver Dam now boasts the leading news/information/sports (WBEV) radio station, a hit music station (95X), and the community’s go-to resource for news (Dailydodge.com) and is now looking to add a part-time News Reporter to our growing team!
As a Part-Time News Reporter, you will be responsible for coverage of municipal and school board meetings on Monday and/or Tuesday evenings. The ideal candidate will display good news judgement to determine newsworthiness at meetings and will have excellent writing skills.
Preferred skills & qualifications:
• Be a Good Karma Brands ambassador by adhering to the GKB core values: Listen, Be Honest, Follow Through, Work Hard and Over Deliver
• Audio editing experience preferred
• Familiarity with Microsoft Word is required and knowledge of Adobe Audition or a similar audio editing program is preferred
• Schedule flexibility, able to fill-in on non-established workdays w/ night & weekend availability • Strong organizational and time management skills
• Creativity, flexibility & passion
• Personal sense of responsibility and accountability
• With this career, you are required to hold a valid driver’s license
Hours/Salary/Benefits: Good Karma Brands part-time teammates are paid hourly. The role of a part-time teammate will require teammates to work some evenings and weekends.
Opportunity For Growth: Teammates have the opportunity to continuously learn and grow within Good Karma Brands and are responsible to represent GKB, our story, and our core values inside and outside the workplace. Teammates are encouraged to take a proactive role in building relationships and seeking opportunities throughout the company.
For Consideration: Please send resume and samples of your writing to [email protected]
About Good Karma Brands: Good Karma Brands is primarily a media and marketing company with an expertise in leveraging the power of sports to build brands. In addition to Beaver Dam, radio assets include Newsradio 620 WTMJ in Milwaukee, and seven ESPN affiliated radio stations. In partnership with ESPN, GKB offers local marketing partners geo-targeted advertising on ESPN’s digital platforms. In addition to its radio assets, GKB boasts a number of premium brands, including an events division that produces the Wisconsin Sports Awards, Tundra Trio hospitality houses in Green Bay, Wis., and the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl. GKB owns Verizon Wireless retail stores specializing in concierge service, and a home furnishings and design business called the Home Market. For more information, please visit www.goodkarmabrands.com.
*Good Karma Brands is an equal opportunity employer. Our policy is to provide equal opportunity employment, development and advancement to all current and potential teammates.