Program Director - Alexandria

Position: Program Director – KXRZ Z99

Reports to: Market Operations Manager

Leighton Broadcasting in Alexandria, Minnesota is looking for a reliable person to add to our on-air team as Program Director on our music station KXRZ - Z99, operating at 99.3 FM. This is a great local station and an excellent opportunity for a fun weekday show. However, you’ll need to be social and digital savvy as well. You'll also need to learn other duties that help the entire team of three stations with nearly twenty people on staff.

Responsibilities:

· Prepare for and host a live on-air show Monday through Friday while also reporting on severe weather.

· Update social media platforms with contests, promotions and more while following existing brand standards.

· 1-hour of production and voice tracking weekly.

· Attend weekly team meetings and provide progress updates.

· Utilize existing processes and software programs to manage contests and promotions.

· Host remote broadcasts as required.

· Make sure the station emphasizes local during all day parts with promos, liners and be connected to the community. Fill out monthly affidavits.

Qualifications:

· Exude passion, energy and enthusiasm about Leighton Broadcasting.

· Strong communication & organizational skills.

· Experience utilizing Microsoft 360 Office Suite and Adobe Audition is preferred.

· Ability to cover weekend shifts if needed.

Leighton Enterprises offers a 401K Plan, ESOP, Health, Disability and Life Insurance, Comprehensive Training Programs and vacation time. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are an organization that actively gives back to our community though our people, time, talent and treasure.