KUFX Program Director/On-Air - SF (9010)
Posted on 2018-02-22
By KPKX, KTAR, KTAR Bonneville International Corporation
Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and/or operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, Sacramento, San Francisco and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake. Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!
Bonneville San Francisco is seeking a Program Director and on-air talent for 98.5 KFOX (KUFX), San Joses only rock station, number one with men 25-54 and flagship on the San Jose Sharks. This position requires 2-3 years of experience in a PPM market with a proven winning track record of ratings success. The next KUFX Program Director will be an experienced, accomplished and creative leader capable of building on the ratings and revenue success already achieved at KUFX.
Lead and coach talent
Manage and lead all aspects of the KUFX brand, including on-air execution, music, talent, imaging, community profile, digital assets and social media
Partner with Market Manager and other key leaders to support and attain local and company goals, including ratings share, revenue goals and alignment with Bonneville International mission
Work collaboratively with sales, marketing and promotions to ideate, develop and execute revenue generating promotions and events that build the KUFX brand
Function and work in a team environment across our platform of stations and media assets
Drive KUFX social and digital media assets to maximize engagement and revenue
Determine and maintain creative vision for KUFX to enhance the stations image and visibility
Establish rapport within the community and develop events to increase KUFXs reach and profile
Develop strategic plan for KUFX to retain number one male ranking in San Jose
Prepare and operate within annual expense budgets
Ensure operation of station in accordance with FCC regulations and policies
Participate in and actively support Bonnevilles EEO policy as it relates to recruitment, selection, evaluation, compensation, training, promotion and termination
Take a proactive role in supporting Bonnevilles policy to prevent harassment of any kind within the workplace, at off-site places of company business and at company sponsored social venues
Execute 4-5 hour live on-air show in prime daypart
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Minimum of 2 years experience successfully programming a ppm market in a competitive landscape
Thorough understanding of Nielsen PPM ratings and analysis
Knowledge and understanding of sophisticated market research including perceptual studies, focus groups and music testing with the ability to analyze the data and make programming decisions
Demonstrated ability to think both tactically and strategically
Proficient in using music master and Wide Orbit automation
Knowledge and experience in creating and maintaining a superior brand
Ability to develop and execute a strategic plan
Previous experience coaching and developing on-air talent to a level consistent with stations image and brand
Possess excellent oral, written, presentation and interpersonal skills
Maintain a valid drivers license and proven ability to safely drive personal vehicle without exposing company to serious liability risks
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.
HOW TO APPLY:
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