Salem Media Group
After years of loyal service to our radio cluster, our Operations Manager is retiring from full-time radio. This means Salem Media Group- Twin Cities is looking for our next full-time Operations Manager for our four radio stations serving the Minneapolis/St. Paul market. Our stations are AM 980 The Mission (Christian Teaching & Talk), AM 1280 The Patriot (Conservative News/Talk), Freedom 1570 (Conservative News/Talk), and The Biz 1440 (Business News & Talk). This individual will oversee all aspects of the on-air programming operations for this market. scheduling, program coordination, coaching on-air staff, station strategy, development/execution of promotions, website & revenue generation, and having a strong customer service approach towards listeners, staff, & sales. The candidate will report to the General Manager. The successful candidate will:
Provide leadership and oversight in the execution of an excellent on-air sound and image for the station, with a goal of growing and expanding audience engagement and response.
Ensure compliance with FCC rules and regulations and Salem Media Group policies.
Be responsible for the recruitment, training, supervision, and scheduling of programming personnel.
Appear at station events/remotes as a friendly “face” of the station as needed or required.
Work with station voiceover talent to create and produce station imaging and promos.
Manage the daily functioning of automated program delivery resulting in a consistent, “tight,” on-air product. A station sound with minimal if any episodes of “dead air” or “audio collisions.”
Be organized and able to create systems to accomplish an excellent on-air sound.
Coordinate digital audio streaming processes including web and app-based systems.
Work with sales staff for on-air and promotional execution of sales promotions.
Work with brokered programming clients on the production of their programs.
Work with station promotions director to maximize digital assets including websites; social media presence; and other emerging technologies.
Skills and Qualifications:
Several years of experience in radio programming/production/operations management
Ability to understand and program to the conservative and evangelical listening audience.
Knowledge of digital automation systems like ENCO and Wide Orbit
Proficient in digital audio editing and production using various software packages
Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal)
Proficient in computer skills (Windows/PC; Microsoft Office; etc.)
Ability to solve problems with creativity.
A positive and energetic style, with high integrity, strong work ethic, and ownership of outcomes.
To apply: Visit www.salemmedia.com/careers and apply online. Please no calls.
Salem Media Group is the leading U. S. radio broadcaster targeting audiences interested in conservative News Talk and Christian and family-themed programming. Salem Media Group is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. We offer a competitive salary based upon experience and a comprehensive benefit package including paid holidays and paid vacation for full time positions.
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