Operations Broadcast Director

Coordinate personnel in the preparation of network program schedules.
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Salary Range
$45,000 – $112,000

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What do Operations Broadcast Directors do?

Coordinates activities of personnel engaged in preparation of station and network program schedules: Reviews program schedules in advance and issues daily corrections. Arranges for split network programs furnishing stations not carrying sponsored programs with noncommercial programs. Notifies traffic department to install or cancel programs originating at points remote from broadcasting station. Advises affiliated stations regarding their schedules. Examines expenditures for programs to determine compliance with budgetary restrictions. Prepares schedules for talent and assigns talent to broadcast periods. Arranges for office space and equipment.

Should I be an Operations Broadcast Director?

You should have a bachelor's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Flexible: You're open to change and think variety is the spice of life.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Broadcast Operations Director, Director, Broadcast, Director, Operations, Broadcast

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