General Manager (GM) of WCKQ, WGRK, WTCO

Forcht Broadcasting

Forcht Broadcasting Immediate Career Opening
Forcht Broadcasting Campbellsville, KY
WCKQ 104.1 FM, WGRK 105.7 FM, WTCO 1450 AM/106.7 FM

Career Opening:  General Manager (GM) of WCKQ, WGRK, WTCO

Forcht Broadcasting is a community-focused, progressive small market radio group of 25 radio stations in 9 markets in 3 states.  Forcht Broadcasting Campbellsville, WCKQ, WGRK, and WTCO, serve the communities of South Central Kentucky.

Forcht Broadcasting is looking for an individual with radio experience interested in a career with Forcht Broadcasting Campbellsville.  The new WCKQ, WGRK, and WTCO GM will focus on growing revenue and partner and community relations using legacy and traditional radio, digital radio, and Forcht Broadcasting’s marketing experiences.  We’re not interested in applicants who use a “cookie cutter” approach to leading and growing revenue and radio.  We want motivated, passionate, creative leaders who manage a team by encouraging “out of the box” thinking.

*the main responsibility of the GM is to grow revenue for Forcht Broadcasting Campbellsville
*the GM will maintain and develop positive relationships with local businesses and organizations
*the GM will work with the account executives to develop and implement campaigns and promotions using legacy and digital radio and Forcht Broadcasting’s marketing experiences
*the GM will seek new community partnerships for the radio market
*the GM will present to clients all the radio experience offerings, including the market’s digital radio platforms
*the GM will promote Forcht Broadcasting Campbellsville
*the GM will oversee the staff’s professional development trainings, as provided by Forcht Broadcasting
*the GM will oversee and work with a staff
*the GM will work with the Program Director to ensure current programming is relevant, community focused, entertaining, informative, and appealing to the listener base
*the GM will create, maintain, and operate their radio market’s budget
*the GM will perform other duties as needed

*Bachelor’s degree in communications, broadcasting, marketing, business, or public relations preferred
*must have at least 4 years experience in media management/sales and/or prior radio experience
*must be willing to travel in radio market’s listening area and attend relevant industry conferences and events

*full-time position with health benefits, paid time off, and 401K options
*management salary and commission structure competitive with industry standards

To apply:  email Mike Tarter and Amy Stroud, and

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