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LCR Committee Applications

Applications are now closed for the 2020-21 LCR Committee.


There are 4 roles available, and you’ll be working with Lucie Lewis, the new LCR Station Manager!

“Being on the LCR Committee is a great way to dip your toes into the world of radio. You’ll be joining a hardworking team who love everything audio!”Lucie Lewis, LCR Station Manager 2020-21

The deadline to apply is the 22nd June 2020, and you can find out more about each of the individual roles available this year through the links below.

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Assistant Station Manager
Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist the Station Manager with the day to day running of LCR and be the first point of the delegation during busy times.
  • Create the agenda for and take minutes at the weekly LCR meetings.
  • Responsible for the uploads of on-demand shows each week whether delegated across committee or taken into own hands.
  • Liaise with the committee to ensure that the mentor system is being upheld and effective throughout the year.

 

Opportunities:

  • To be second in command at a successful student radio station.
  • Being heavily involved in LSU Media and having the ability to cross-platform where necessary.
  • To have a hand in all sections of the LCR Committee.

 

Useful previous experience:

  • Experience of working as part of a team and managing people.
  • Knowledge of how LCR runs.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.

 

Average time commitment:

  • Around 8 hours per week.
  • Additional time during busy periods such as Exec Elections and Freshers.

 

Responsible to: Media Chair, LCR Station Manager

Head of Production
Duties and responsibilities:

  • Off-air creative audio production.
  • Making jingles and show promos, as well as other audio editing for the station.

 

Opportunities:

  • Help improve the sound of LCR  as a station.
  • Work with a wide variety of people to create custom jingles and show promos for the station.

 

Useful previous experience:

  • Experience with Adobe Audition or other audio editing software.
  • An understanding and interest in radio.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.

 

Average time commitment:

  • 6-8 hours per week

 

Responsible to: Media Chair, LCR Station Manager

Head of Music
Duties and responsibilities:

  • Take charge of music and playlists on Radio DJ and ensure they are updated each week, with collaborations with the Head of Content.
  • Liaise with external talent companies to create opportunities for volunteers to be involved with new and upcoming music.
  • Lead a team of volunteers who are passionate about music.
  • Produce online content such as Spotify playlists and artist interviews.
  • Get involved with Union music events such as Soundclash and DJ Soc.

 

Opportunities:

  • Gain an understanding into the music industry and how that relates to radio.
  • Go to local gigs and music events to interview artists.
  • To get involved with Union music events such as Soundclash and DJ Soc.
  • The chance to cross platform with other music groups in the University.

 

Useful previous experience:

  • Wide knowledge of music.
  • Ability to work to deadlines as uploads and playlists need to be finished on time for shows.

 

Average time commitment:

  • Around 6-8 hours per week.
  • Additional time during busy periods such as Exec Elections and Freshers’.

 

Responsible to:Media Chair, LCR Station Manager

Head of Sport
Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for sport output of LCR
  • Oversee and lead a team of LCR sport volunteers
  • Liaise with the LSU Media Head of Sport to ensure that LCR Sport content is relevant to sporting events on campus
  • Work to push the Match Report brand across most, if not all, LCR Sport content.

 

Opportunities:

  • Be a part of the award winning Match Report brand.
  • Gain an understanding of sport journalism and sport media.
  • Be at the forefront of building upon the media profile of the best sporting University in the country.

 

Useful previous experience:

  • Someone who has a good understanding of sport at Loughborough University and potentially has links to the AU.
  • An interest in world sport and events.
  • An understanding and interest in radio.

 

Average time commitment:

  • Around 6-8 hours per week.
  • Additional time during busy periods such as BUCS finals, D Day etc.

 

Responsible to: Media Chair, LCR Station Manager

Application Deadline: 22nd June 2020

To apply: fill out the this form.

For more information, contact the LCR Station Manager: lcrsm@lsu.co.uk

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