Major Group: 2 - Professionals | Sub-Major Group: 21 - Arts and Media Professionals | Minor Group: 212 - Media Professionals | Unit Group: 2121 - Artistic Directors, and Media Producers and Presenters
Description: Prepares and presents news, sports or other information, conducts interviews, and introduces music, performances and special events on radio. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience.
Skill Level 1 : Occupations at Skill Level 1 have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Alternative titles are any commonly used alternative title (or titles) for the occupation. These alternative titles have the same meaning as the principal title but may be less commonly used.
Disc Jockey (Radio)
Tourism Radio Presenter
Specialisation titles are any commonly used titles which refer to a subset of jobs belonging to the occupation designated in the principal title. These jobs involve the performance of specialised tasks rather than the broader range of tasks usually performed in the occupation.
UNIT GROUP 2121: ARTISTIC DIRECTORS, AND MEDIA PRODUCERS AND PRESENTERS
Description: Plan, administer and review activities concerned with producing artistic media, determine artistic policies for performing arts organisations, prepare and present news, sports and other information, and conduct interviews and introduce music, performances and special events on radio and television.
Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. Artistic Directors and Media Producers (excluding Video) require relevant experience in addition to the formal qualification. Radio and Television Presenters require high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
managing artistic and media productions to meet quality, cost and timing specifications
formulating and developing organisations' artistic policies and selecting and planning organisations' artistic programs
hiring and managing artistic staff
controlling the use of media production facilities such as studios and editing equipment, stage and film equipment and rehearsal time
directing the formulation of media production strategies, policies and plans
introducing programs, music, entertainment items, guests and celebrities
preparing and reading news bulletins, making special announcements and providing commentary for sports and other events
presenting opinions on sports, politics, and social and economic matters
researching, investigating and compiling stories and programs