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Job Description

PL FM and GD TV invite applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the following challenging positions:


Position: HEAD OF PROGRAMMES

 

Duties and Key Responsibilities

 

  • Creates program schedules for PL FM and GD TV including screening, selecting and scheduling programs for inclusion in 24-hour broadcast schedules.
  • Prepares and updates weekly/monthly program schedule by establishing program availability and determining the best time to air.
  • Daily programmanagement throughout the program life cycle.
  • Planning the overall programsand monitoring the progress.
  • Prepares and manages the programming budget 
  • Managingrisks and issues and taking corrective measurements.
  • Previews and evaluates local, unsolicited independent, regional and national radio and television programs to determine appropriateness for stations usage.
  • Ensures program quality for broadcast by deciding whether program content is
  • Responds to listeners and viewers' questions, comments and/or complaints regarding radio and television programming/scheduling.
  • Coordinates broadcast traffic and logging activities as it relates to program scheduling.
  • Develops alternatives to planned schedule; authorizes last minute changes and replaces material.
  • Participates in the development of stations goals, policies and procedures.
  • Confers with marketing department to discuss content of programs scheduled to air; determines which programs to promote.
  • Direct and monitor stations programming activities in conformance with Macra rules and regulations, company policy and all media laws
  • Attract and grow audience share and revenue
  • Coordinate with programming and sales and marketing staff to plan and execute marketing, promotions, events and image campaigns
  • Identify, recruit, manage and coach on air staff and producers.
  • Provides directions to presenters and producers on review and determines all commercial and paid programming content
  • Schedules staff for on air shifts in liaison with FCC and production

 

Experience, Skills and Attributes

 

  • Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. Those with a Masters Degree in Mass Communication shall be added advantage.
  • At least 3-5 years of experience in Radio and Television Programming
  • Knowledge of broadcasting rules and regulations (FCC
  • Skills in broadcast program evaluation.
  • Skills in both verbal and written communication.


 

METHOD OF APPLICATION

 

Interested applicants should submit their application letters with detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) and copies of Certificates with names and addresses of three traceable referees to:

 

The Company Secretary

Great Dominion Holdings Limited

P.O. Box 30544

Capital City

LILONGWE 3

Or

Email to: hnamwaza@gmail.com


To reach him not later than January 8, 2021. Only the shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

A competitive remuneration package awaits the successful candidates therefore chancers need not apply.


Skills Required


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  • Location
    Lilongwe
  • Company
  • Type
    Full Time
  • Positions
    1
  • Apply Before
    09 Jan, 2021

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