Program Director in Wilmington, North Carolina, US at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Cumulus Media’s Wilmington, NC location is offering a great opportunity in the programming side of the radio broadcasting industry as a Program Director. Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, be a self-starter, and highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced office environment.

Our Opportunity

Cumulus Media Wilmington, NC is searching for its next Program Director for heritage Adult Contemporary WGNI and Classic Rock WKXS. You will be responsible for all aspects of programming including; music scheduling, managing on-air staff, imaging, station strategy, managing promotions, developing revenue generating promotions, social media and have a strong understanding of the core audience of both formats. The position also requires a daily air-shift on WGNI.


Job Requirements


Qualifications / Requirements

  • Strong organizational and computer skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good at problem solving and prioritizing
  • Able to take direction and flawlessly execute game plan
  • 1 year previous on-air experience
  • 1 year previous experience as Program Director or Assistant Program Director

Candidates must have a track record of success.  Digital and social strategies must be as engaging as on-air tactics and execution.  The best candidates will be detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and react in a calm and decisive way when dealing with challenging situations.  Excellent writing and production skills to image and brand your stations are essential.  People skills and the ability to work closely with talent, department heads and a talented sales team are critical.


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

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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


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