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CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion consumers every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and offers listeners a dynamic network of popular podcasts that define culture with original content and commentary on today’s world. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.


Program Director-On-Air WLXX-FM

Department: Programming
Location: Lexington, KY

Program Director/On-Air WLXX-FM

Cumulus-Lexington KY is looking for a proven Program Director to reinvigorate a legendary country station. Candidates must have a clear vision, ability to problem solve and overall strong understanding of radio operations.

 

About Us

Cumulus Lexington features 5 stations in the Lexington, KY metro area and surrounding counties. We reach thousands of listeners on a daily basis. At Cumulus Lexington we strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to drive the evolving, diverse culture of the Power of Radio to success.

A leader in the radio broadcasting industry, Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS) combines high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands to deliver premium content choices to the 245 million people reached each week through its 453 owned-and-operated stations broadcasting in 90 US media markets (including eight of the top 10), more than 8,200 broadcast radio stations affiliated with its Westwood One network and numerous digital channels.

Together, the Cumulus/Westwood One platforms make Cumulus Media one of the few media companies that can provide advertisers with national reach and local impact. Cumulus/Westwood One is the exclusive radio broadcast partner to some of the largest brands in sports, entertainment, news, and talk, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMY’s, the Academy of Country Music Awards, the American Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, Westwood One News, and more. Additionally, it is the nation's leading provider of country music and lifestyle content through its NASH brand, which serves country fans nationwide through radio programming, exclusive digital content, and live events. For more information, visit www.cumulus.com.

Our ideal candidate should possess the following skills:

Minimum of 3 years on-air experience and programming a winning Country stations. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspect of programming including music scheduling, station strategy and development of promotions. Will be responsible for creative imaging and ability to multi-task and handle deadlines. Need understanding of Nielsen ratings.

This position also includes the overseeing of WVLK-FM, 101.5 Jack FM. While the programming for Jack FM originates from out of market, the Program Director for WLXX is responsible for the day to day technical operations of Jack FM.

Salary is commensurate with experience and ratings history.

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation
  • Recognition and reward outstanding performance
  • Collaborative and creative work environment
  • Tools, resources and coaching to succeed
  • Opportunity for career advancement and professional growth
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance package with HSA and company match
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long term
  • Vacation & Holidays to enjoy the fruits of your labor

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For immediate consideration, please go to http://www.cumulus.com/careers to complete the application process

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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