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About CUMULUS MEDIA 

 

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.


Operations Manager

Department: Programming
Location: Erie, PA

Cumulus Media | Erie, Pennsylvania if offering a great opportunity as an Operations Manager. The Operations Manager will be will be responsible for growing and operating our 5 stations and must have a strong background in local radio You will be responsible for all aspects of programming including; music scheduling of our top AC Station WXKC, managing on-air staff, imaging, station strategies, developing and executing revenue generating sales & programming promotions, website & social media, digital content. . The position also requires a daily air-shift, along with a weekend voice track shift and/or live appearances and live remotes!

Who We Are:

Cumulus | Erie is comprised of stations in the Adult Contemporary, Country, Classic Rock, Classic Hip Hop and Sports formats serving our advertisers and listening community.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Content, Brand, On-Air Talent, Digital and Broadcast Operations, and Promotional Activity of our music and one sports station. Handling the day to day programming of WXKC-FM and WQHZ-FM
  • Work closely with the sales team to develop and enhance client relationships and revenue
  • Work closely with marketing team to develop contests, promotions and big events to raise brand profile
  • Successfully coach, direct, develop, appraise and motivate on-air talent to maximize their performance
  • Deliver unique content that attracts the target demo, builds ratings and grows terrestrial and digital audience
  • Direct and monitor operation of the cluster in accordance with FCC regulations and policies
  • Operate (as needed) control board, remote broadcasting and other related production equipment as well as music scheduling software

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of successful programming experience and winning track record backed by Nielsen Audio results preferred
  • Strong social and digital experience
  • Savvy computer skills and proficiency with ratings, research and music (Stratus) programs

 

  • Ability to multi-task and the discipline to focus on what is the highest and best use of your time
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with air staff, departments and clients
  • Creative and strategic problem solver
  • A strong understanding of Nielsen Ratings and ability to interpret various kinds of research
  • Deep knowledge of music, pop culture and current events and how they relate to each station’s target demo

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays

For immediate consideration, please visit www.cumulus.com/work-here/

For more information about Cumulus Media, Inc., visit our website at: https://www.cumulus.com

Cumulus Media, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

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