KFOX Station Manager

VP of Marketing & Communications Committee 


Description:

The overall operation of KFOX is the responsibility of the Station Manager. However, that person may delegate some responsibilities to the other members of the KFOX staff.  This person will work closely with the VP of Marketing & Communications, the KFOX Music Director, and KFOX Sports Broadcasting Director to ensure the fluid, forward movement of the radio station in all of its areas.

Qualifications:

This individual should be able to keep a balanced budget, maintain an organized office, and work well to motivate people. It is preferred that the Station Manager has at least one semester of experience as a KFOX radio host, music director, or sports broadcaster. Experience with audio equipment, Google Docs, HTML/CSS, iTunes, Hootsuite, Soundcloud and/or public relations will be very beneficial in this position. Most importantly, the KFOX Station Manager must be a strong leader and self-starter with a can-do attitude.

Applicants must be full-time students ( minimum of 12 credit hours ) in good academic standing with George Fox University for the duration of the time they hold their position.

Responsibilities:

— Hire and train KFOX Music Director and KFOX Sports Broadcasting Director

— Assist Music Director and Sports Broadcasting Director with hiring and training new radio hosts and volunteer sports broadcasters

— Work with ASC MarComm team to create posters, fliers, announcements, and other needed promotional materials to encourage student engagement with KFOX

— Maintain and update the KFOX website as needed, utilizing the KFOX social media accounts

— Hold monthly KFOX department meetings

— Organize KFOX promotional events

— Technical management and cleaning of radio station and equipment

— Write all proposals for financial and equipment needs

— Purchase all supplies, promotional items, etc. and keep a balanced budget

— Meet with the VP of Marketing & Communications at least twice a month and support ASC events

— Attend all required meetings, staff training times, and optional events as schedule permits

— Abide by all GFU community lifestyle standards as outlined in the Student Handbook

Time Commitment:

10-15 hours weekly (including work in and out of the office)

Honorarium:

Inquire at the ASC offices for stipend information.