Programme Director for talkSPORT

28 Jan 2013
15 Feb 2013
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Programme Director for talkSPORT

talkSPORT, the world’s largest sports radio station,  is looking for a Programme Director, based in London, to take responsibility for its output both in the UK and across its talkSPORT Live international service.

The successful applicant will be responsible for all talkSPORT output across all platforms, managing and developing talent and production teams, and as part of the senior management team, contributing to the growth of the business.

You should have a proven track record of motivating, developing and managing talent, along with clear and visionary direction to enhance content on air, online and on mobile.  The Programme Director will be able to strategically deploy budgets to acquire broadcast rights for major sporting events, and have strong negotiating skills.

The right person will thrive in a commercial environment, embracing and initiating revenue enhancing opportunities, and work closely with the commercial teams on all platforms. Above all the Programme Director will be a strong leader and manager who can demonstrate a detailed understanding of talkSPORT’s programming and business needs.

To apply for this position, please email a covering letter explaining how your skills and experience meet our requirements, a copy of your up to date CV and details of your salary expectations to
The closing date for applications is 5:00pm on Friday 15 February 2013.

talkSPORT is an Equal Opportunities employer.