Assistant Music Programmer, The Highway

Sirius XM | Nashville, TN

Posted here November 27

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Schedule music logs assigned channels.
  • Work in close association with Sr. Director and Executive Staff.
  • Manage song selection, categorization, library size, rotation rules, and implementation of audience research.
  • Manage weekly scheduling of on-air content.
  • Interface with promotion and engineering departments.
  • Ensure proper quality controls of music channels.
  • Ensure that music production and promotions all appeal to target audience for each channel.
  • Establish and maintain numerous labels and industry contacts within specific genres.
  • Secure live performances by artists.
  • Insert promos / tune in alerts / cross promos as directed.
  • Manage music conflicts between channels.
  • Properly enter song information and non-music elements into music scheduling software maintaining required BMI/ASCAP and RIAA data, in addition to generating reports as required.
  • Develop an understanding of and perform editing breaks, fades, and inserting the correct digital markers that sound the most appealing based on music/content selection and channel genre.
  • Load voice tracks into music automation system, monitor for quality control and delete completed tracks.
  • Pull listener requests and calls from email.
  • Ensure on-air hosts receive daily music logs and updated talent schedules generated from music scheduling software.
  • Carry out other programming related assignments as determined by the Senior Director.

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