Production Director New York WMCA AM 970 The Answer


New York, NY- Join the team at AM 570 & 102.3 FM The Mission/WMCA and AM 970 The Answer/WNYM.

The Production Director is responsible for the overall sound of commercials and produced shows on our radio stations.

Responsibilities will include:

Voice, produce, and mix Production Orders from the Sales team, which run the gamut of commercials, promos, show intros and outros, and other on-air content as required by Sales and management – and making changes to content as needed.
Ensure all programming is in for weekend airing, in advanced, produced, and sent to Sales and Clients for review in advance of airings
Recording and Engineering live and pre-recorded programs in studio, and on occasion with remote access by hosts and guests, via Zoom, Skype or phone
Overseeing studios and calendars of recording times, and working with the Operations Manager and Chief Engineer to ensure studios are operating in satisfactory condition, and escalating any needed repairs
Ensuring all live read copy is up to date and ensuring local hosts have the most recent copy
Comfortable dealing with Talent – both Professional and Amateur, and teaching them radio fundamentals if first time host, and coaching them through recording sessions
Ensuring evergreen programs are available for all local shows and hosts in case they can’t make their live or recorded studio time
Making sure Master Control Operators, Production Assistants, and other Production personnel have clear and concise instructions on how to obtain programs in absence of Production Director
Ready and able to fill in for Studio Engineers as needed

At least (5) years of mid to major market experience in Radio
Advanced Audio Editing skills such as Adobe Audition, ProTools, etc.
Ability to work daily in our studios in downtown Manhattan
Apply online by going to and click on careers. Salary range: $50,000-$75,000

Salem Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.