Program Director

Updated: September 21, 2010, 1:57 PM ET

DEPARTMENT - MN-KSPN-AM-Programming
CITY - Los Angeles, CA
TITLE - Program Director
POSITION TYPE - Full Time
JOB ID - 262930


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Scope of Responsibility:

  • Responsible for on-air sound and programming strategy of radio station, along with imaging, talent development and programs.
  • Works with General Manager to establish vision, mission and goals of station and programming department.
  • Understanding Arbitron PPM; how it works, how to program to it, building clocks that work in a PPM world, how to analyze the data and evolve the product accordingly
  • Seamlessly integrate local, national and play by play programming through the radio station 24/7/365.
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Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years Major Market or Network Management Experience with a track record of ratings success.
  • Minimum 5 years experience with Radio and Digital Audio platforms
  • Talent Development
  • Knowledge and understanding of Arbitron & PPM Ratings.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications or comparable degree.
  • Limited Travel

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