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



Salem Communications Cleveland, OH, USA

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




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.





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.




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.