Regional Program Director - Barrie ON

Division: FM Radio

Work Status: Full-Time

Location: Barrie ON (Hybrid)

About the Role:

Do you have an appetite to take some key Ontario radio brands to the next level? Are you ready to focus on the stuff between the records - the new audience magnet - making it compelling, entertaining and relevant to “today”? 

Do you relish working with dynamic on-air teams that will do whatever it takes to win? Good!  This might be your gig!

Reporting to the Vice President, FM Radio Programming, we're looking for a dynamic and creative Regional Program Director to guide the sound of our radio stations in Barrie, Collingwood, and Peterborough.

You'll be working on things like:

Management of Radio Programming for Barrie (Fresh and Big), Collingwood (Peak), and Peterborough (Fresh and Wolf)

Direct responsibility for ratings growth 

Leadership and collaboration at all station levels

Development and implementation of detailed strategic and operating plans

Establishment and monitoring of performance standards 

Development and mentorship of both heritage talent and rising stars whether they be live, voice-tracked or syndicated

Involvement with corporate and radio division personnel to implement broad strategic initiatives at both the market and station level

Collaborate with the sales team

Lead a team of twelve, with a focus on employee engagement and fostering a collaborative team culture

Accountability of general administration and human resources issues

Member of the senior management team

What we need from you: 

5 years of experience with medium market radio programming success

Experience in coaching and directing on-air talent as individuals and as a team

A demonstrated understanding of the integration of radio and online as parts of a multi-platform brand

Comfort with change, in a fast paced, continuously evolving industry

Willingness to collaborate, share ideas and win!

If you have the following leadership qualities, we want to hear from you!

Candor and openness

Integrity, respect, and trust

Team leader

Innovative thinker

To Apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter here: 

Application Deadline: August 7, 2022