Station Manager

Millennium Television Limited

MILLENNIUM TELEVISION STATION

Zambia’s leading business, finance, and developmental Television station wish to recruit the services of a Station Manager.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Superintend and guide operations of the station
  • Present a workable strategic plan for the station to guide its operations
  • Ensure all statutory obligations are met timely
  • Ensure that Millennium Television continues to be the leader in the provision of up-to-date business and factual news.
  • Work with news editor to ensure that all news bulletins are factual, accurate, balanced
  • Ensure that all programs are well researched and articulated
  • Work with news and current affairs editor to coordinate staff assignments
  • Work with technical staff to ensure quality production
  • Ensure there is a reliable filing system and ensure that all records are up to date
  • Represent the Station at various fora and meetings
  • Constantly monitor the station and make suggestions to improve the output and interaction with our listeners
  • Work with marketing to increase revenue through program sponsorship and spot adverts
  • Recommend training that enhances the profile and products from the station
  • Any other duties assigned to you from time to time

Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree or better in journalism or a related field.
  • Hands-on experience in Electronic Media
  • Control room experience required
  • Experience in news production and script review
  • Live line producing and experience handling breaking news, a proven ability to work well under pressure and deadline
  • Strong writing and production skills
  • Outstanding judgment, critical and strategic thinking, organization skills, and an ability to be persistent yet diplomatic
  • Field producing experience strongly suggested
  • Must be able to work an extended schedule as the news cycle and deadlines required
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills.
  • Communicates clearly and effectively.
  • Works well with a team
  • Exhibits strong problem-solving skills.
  • Maintains a professional demeanor.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of current media market trends.
  • Exhibits familiarity with industry standards.
  • Demonstrates ability to formulate and manage a realistic budget.
  • Exhibits the ability to think both creatively and analytically.

TO APPLY

Suitable candidates must send their applications, attaching their current CVs to [email protected]

The closing date for receiving applications is Wednesday, 31st August 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to jobsapply@yahoo.com


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