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Assistant Program Director

Job ID 183302 Date posted 02/23/2018 Location Hollywood, Florida Apply


Cox Media Group Miami WEDR/99 JAMZ has an opening for an Assistant Director of Branding & Programming + Midday On-Air Talent.  The ideal candidate is well organized, self-motivated and an effective multi-tasker who has a high energy and passion for radio. They possess great instincts and understanding of what drives engaging content, and they possess a competitive attitude that drives them to win. They are a great story teller, understand the concept of forward momentum in a PPM world and are immersed in hip-hop culture.  They can easily connect with people on-air, in person and are proactive and innovative with social media and video content.  Individuals applying for this position must be able to relate to the South Florida lifestyle.  The candidate must be a team-player, ready to assistant the Director of Branding Programming with the management of sales and promotional request, event execution as well as coaching of the WEDR on-air staff.
  • Assists Director of Branding & Programming with the coordination and execution of marketing, promotions, events, sales and image campaigns.
  • Lead and manage the WEDR on-air team and provide effective guidance. Supervising, managing and motivating team members on a daily basis. 
  • Hosts a daily on-air shift (Middays).
  • Is an ambassador for the radio station when out in public; maintains a positive and approachable attitude when around listeners and clients.
  • Maintains a relationship with record label reps and schedules and attends music meetings.
  • Schedule music daily and check social media to ensure it remains consistent with station’s brand.
  • Assists in preparation and management of department’s budget by overseeing expenditures and maintaining invoice records and related documentation.
  • Air check meetings with WEDR on-air talent.
  • Manages the on-air schedule, organizing vacations and other time off with staff.
  • Monitors programming activities in conformance with FCC rules and regulations, COX Media Group policy and applicable federal, state and local laws.


  • A minimum of 2 years Program Director or APD experience.
  • On-air experience in a medium-large market.
  • An understanding of program log editing, along with knowledge of Music Master, ProTools and VoxPro.
  • Strong organizational, oral and written communication skills.
  • High degree of planning and organization skills; can multi task and meet specific deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Flexible, creative, and innovative in using technology to deepen listener relationships.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with others.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours and weekends as well as be available for possible disasters, breaking news, or acts of nature.

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Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-FL-Hollywood-2741 N 29th Ave

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager/Senior Manager

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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