Cumulus Dallas is looking for an experienced Program Director. This position supervises and directs on-air personnel and programming and promotions team members. The overall on-air product, contests and promotions, manages and coaches on air talent, production, imaging, promotions, work and program schedules, schedules music clocks, outlines strategic initiatives, station branding and imaging. Oversees strategic research and marketing projects. The candidate should have knowledge of the country music format and lifestyle, must understand Nielsen Ratings, PPM and have a track record of ratings success. All Candidates must have great creative sensibilities and know how to image and manage the natural evolution of larger than life country music brands. Candidates must also exhibit an understanding of audio consumption in 2020 to ensure our huge Texas brands continue to resonate across all platforms where country music is accessed by consumers. Candidates must have a great ear for music and entertainment in order to effectively get the most out of a talented and experienced staff. Additionally, the candidate should have the ability to meet deadlines, work under pressure, and have an excellent attention to detail.
The ideal candidate has large or major market experience as a Program Director and understands and can analyze ratings under a PPM system. The candidate should have knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations, understanding of market/product research, computer literacy in automation system and other applicable programs, skill in operation of control board, remote broadcasting and other related production equipment. Essential in problem-solving ability and in prioritizing and multitasking, ability to interact with management and staff in a respectful and professional manner at all levels in the cluster and the corporate level, excellent verbal and written communication skills and leadership as well as a strong attention to detail.
What we Offer:
• Cumulus offers an opportunity to embark on a career with the fastest growing media company in the U.S.
• Recognition and reward for outstanding performance.
• Competitive pay and the ability to increase income.
• Benefits, vacation, and paid holidays offered for all full time employees.
• Benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account with company match, 401K with company match, and Life and Disability coverage.
Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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