Radio Announcer

Radio Presenter

Broadcasting Presenter

Minimum Bachelors degree in any communication or any discipline

Preferred relevantworkexperience

The tasks a Programme Announcer is expected to perform include: Announcing various radio programmes over radio broadcasting system

Preparing material to be broadcasted for the radio programme

Knowledge of the broadcasting techniques

Working knowledge of the broadcasting equipment like voice processor, modulation monitor, etc.

Will be updated

Clear diction

Good writing skills

Ability to work under pressure Decision-making skills

Excellent presence of mind

Excellent people skills

Empathetic Patient


It is a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Flexible working hours Shift system is available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act 1948 (section 87)

One may develop occupational hazards likefatigue,stress,strainonthevocalcords,lethargy,etc.

Will be updated

Overview of Film and Television Sector in India

The Media and Entertainment industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the country. The television segment in India accounts for over 40% of the revenues. It also contributes to above 35% of the revenues to the Indian advertising industry. The film industry, on the other hand, has seen a tremendous growth and has become a brand name in the recent years. This has helped it to enter the international market.

The current employment across Media & Entertainment sector is estimated to be over 1 million persons (in terms of direct employment only). The Private Final Consumption Expenditure (PFCE) on Entertainment is expected to grow at a CAGR of 13% to 14% between 2008 and 2022.

Twenty first century is the age of Information, Communication and Entertainment (ICE). Mass media i.e. radio, T.V, films, advertisement, news media, newspaper and magazines, has vital role to play in the development of any country and has created numerous job opportunities as well. With the advent of new-age radio shows and stations and a sudden increase in the audience who listen to radio in the last decade, it has led to an increase in vacancies for Radio Presenters. All these factors put together is only going to increase the job opportunities for a Programme Announcer in India.

Radio stations

Cities across India