Operations Manager- Cleveland, Ohio

  • Cleveland, OH
  • Full-time

Company Description

 

Salem Communications (NASDAQ:SALM) is a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values. In addition to its radio properties, Salem owns Salem Radio Network®, which syndicates talk, news and music programming to approximately 2,000 affiliates; Salem Radio Representatives™, a national radio advertising sales force; Salem Web Network™, a leading Internet provider of Christian content and online streaming; and Salem Publishing™, a leading publisher of Christian-themed magazines. The company owns and operates approximately 100 radio stations, including stations in 23 of the top 25 markets.

Job Description

 WHKW-AM 1220, WHK-AM 1420, WHKZ-AM 1440, WFHM-FM 95.5

 

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Salem Communications Cleveland, OH, USA

Date Posted: 6-18-13 Job Type: Full-Time

 

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:

 

Reporting to the General Manager, manage and oversee all aspects of operations for WHKW, WHKZ and \WHK station cluster and improve programming success on two strategic Salem formats. Build upon a reputation for quality, audience acquisition and talent development. Serve as a resource to station management on matters related to programming, production, air shifts and automation. Oversee the recruitment, evaluation and training of operations personnel. Determine audience objectives station-by-station, based on market conditions, competition and uniqueness, and design a plan to achieve those objectives.

 

Qualifications

 

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION:

For consideration, candidates will have a track record of several years of increasingly responsible spoken word radio programming and operations management. Experience with Nexgen an automation program is a plus. Major market radio experience, along with network programming and cluster management is a plus. On-air voice work and knowledge/understanding of Conservative and Evangelical core audience. Its part of the compensation package will be based on this billing, which is established.

 

ADDITIONAL:

 

We are seeking an operations professional who can compel listeners to move with these stations from day-part to day-part, generating excitement along the way. Candidates must demonstrate a positive and energetic style and strong character integrity.

 

 

 

Additional Information

CONTACT: Qualified candidates please send resume, plus cover letter to: Mark Jaycox, Salem Communications. Email: mjaycoxsalemcleveland.com

 

4 Summit Park Drive, Suite 150 Independence, OH 44131 (216) 901-0921

(216) 901-1106 FAX

Salem Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.