iHeartMedia SVPP Tuscaloosa in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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iHeartMedia Stations

Job Summary:

Senior Vice President programming for Tuscaloosa, Alabama and will include program director responsibilities for Country WTXT. Leads all aspects of cluster's on-air experience in a leadership and operations role, responsible for talent, content and programming. Leads all radio operations in Tuscaloosa and assists as needed in Birmingham


  • Mentors local programmers on industry, digital and company best practices and can perform daily air-shifts; live or recorded.

  • Provides subject matter expertise on content and/or digital programming throughout the organization.

  • Oversees the cultivation of relationships with advertisers, on air talent, entire radio station Staff, and community and civic engagements.

  • Communicates expectations clearly, in both individual and group settings with critical constituents, i.e. Operations Managers, Programming Directors, Sales Directors, Market Managers, etc.

  • Plans and oversees tone, programming, production, sound & theme, website, online presence, and social media.

  • Provides direction to DJ and audio engineer on content

  • Partners with Market President, Programming and Sales in support of local and corporate business goals to increase market share, listeners, ratings, advertiser satisfaction, and revenue while aligning programming fit with client, station, and audience; creates talent and station marketing, promotion, and image campaigns.

  • Schedules staff for on-air shifts, remotes, and appearances.

  • Ensures staff has taken/passed/maintained all company programs, plans, and training (e.g., RBI, Payola/Plugola).

  • Acts as a change agent with both internal and external stakeholders.


  • Demonstrates leadership on cross-functional business projects to provide insight and innovative thought.

  • Knowledge of Nielson Diary data analysis.

  • Working knowledge of Nexgen software.

  • Knowledge and appreciation for diverse music formats.

  • Have an excellent on-air performance for programming and production.

  • Have sound judgment and quality decision making skills.

  • Can thrive in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to multi-task in a deadline-oriented business.

  • Be highly organized, and comfortable delegating responsibility.

  • Flexible, creative, and innovative in using technology to deepen listener relationships.

  • A proven record for motivating programming teams as well as sales and marketing teams.

  • Ability to think both tactically and strategically.

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with others.

  • Possess superior communications and interpersonal skills, both written and oral.

  • Entrepreneurial and assertive in meeting goals.

  • Proficient in setting expectations with others while managing performance.

  • Capability to provide honest coaching and adjust communications style based on audience needs.

  • Capacity for influencing others to inspire innovation with a customer centric focus.

  • Maintains a high profile in the market

Work Experience:

  • Three (3) years of experience in managing and directing a programming team.


Tuscaloosa, AL: 3900 11th Avenue South, 35401

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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