Program Manager

Salem Communications Holding Corp.

Company Salem Communications Holding Corp
Position Program Manager
Jobdescription Job Description:

The Salem Media Group of Washington, DC is looking for a Full Time Program Manager for its cluster of radio stations in Arlington, Virginia. This individual will oversee the management of all current long-form program audio material.


• Provide oversight of the process and execution of gathering the audio for all long-form programs for the DC Cluster of stations: WAVA AM, WAVA FM, WRC and SiriusXM Family.

• Create and manage a backup system of all programs.

• Work with other department heads to create an efficient system of program management, including the loading and playback of all programs.

• The ability to manage production work is a requirement.

• Work with current automation system.

• Work with General Manager, Local Ministry Director, National Ministries Office, Traffic Director, Engineering and Clients to insure that audio is properly received and loaded.

• Create a positive work environment for Salem DC peers, and clients.

• Available 24 hours a day to resolve program issues as they may arise.

• Responsibilities as assigned and related to the full operation of the radio stations, including operation of the BOC, FM studio, live programming and talk shows.

Skills, Qualifications and Characteristics:

• Commitment to integrity, valuing people, and a positive team environment with team participation.

• Strong writing and speaking ability with excellent people skills.

• Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to handle multiple projects with tight deadlines.

• Strong visibility with staff and Programming team.

• 5 years of experience in radio production to include radio ads, long-form radio programs and live talk radio

• Experience with digital automation systems such as Rivendell.

• Proficient in digital audio editing and production to include Adobe Audition and similar software.

• Experience with Axia soundboards and software.

• Able to work independently and solve problems.

• Knowledge of advertising sales and desire to serve the Sales Department needs, including Production and working with clients.

• Experience working with the Evangelical and Conservative culture, leaders and listening audience.

• A positive and energetic style, with high integrity, strong work ethic, and ownership of outcomes.

• A strong radio announcer voice is a plus.

• Ability to respond to and resolve urgent issues when challenges arise 24/7.

Expdate 12/31/2019
Contactperson Kevin Jones

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