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Date Submitted: April 25, 2022
Job Title: Station Manager
Station: WSLR-LP
Location: Sarasota, FL
Deadline to Apply: Open until Filled
Salary Range: $40,000-$45,000

Job Description:

WSLR is a non-profit community radio station committed to providing a platform for alternative voices and perspectives in Sarasota and beyond. The radio station’s goal is to fill a unique niche in music and local-interest programming that is refreshing, engaging, and helps expand our listeners’ viewpoints. Founded as a nonprofit in 2004 and broadcasting over the airwaves since 2005, WSLR is powered by hundreds of committed volunteers, programmers, and supporters. WSLR also operates a 100+ seat indoor community space – the Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center – where we host live concerts, art exhibits, educational events and community gatherings.

Job Summary

The WSLR Station Manager works directly with the General Manager to curate the sound and execution of all radio content in order to achieve optimal listener experience and consistency across all day-parts, schedules, and programs in a manner that supports WSLR’s mission.

The Station Manager is the essential coordinator of the operation and sound of WSLR, managing programming that entertains and informs our audience and brings in new listeners. The Station Manager will develop strategies and plans for the radio service and also work with other staff and volunteers to support the WSLR, Inc. mission and achieve success throughout the organization. The Station Manager will report to the WSLR+Fogartyville General Manager (currently the Management Team) and will be the staff representative on the Radio Program Committee. The work requires the Station Manager to be on call and occasionally work nights, weekends and holidays.  Some travel may be required. For a more complete job description, visit: https://wslr.org/employment-opportunities-2/

 

Send required application materials to: info@wslr.org
Address application materials to: Station Manager Search Committee