Position: Program Director - KJ Country 96.5
Reports to: Market Operations Manager

Leighton Broadcasting in Fergus Falls, Minnesota is looking for a reliable person to add to our on-air team as Program Director on our music station KJ Country, operating at 96.5-FM. This is a great local station and an excellent opportunity for a fun weekday show. However, you'll need to be social and digital savvy as well. You'll also need to learn other duties that help the entire team of four stations with nearly twenty people on staff.


• Prepare for and host a live on-air show Monday through Friday while also reporting on severe weather.

• Update social media platforms with contests, promotions and more while following existing brand standards.

• Work with Music Master on a daily basis to schedule music.

• One hour of production and voice tracking weekly.

• Troubleshoot and problem-solve transmitter issues.

• Attend weekly team meetings and provide progress updates.

• Utilize existing processes and software programs to manage contests and promotions.

• Host remote broadcasts as required.

• Meet BMI requirements on a quarterly basis.


• Exude passion, energy and enthusiasm about Leighton Broadcasting.

• Strong communication & organizational skills.

• Experience utilizing Microsoft 360 Office Suite and Adobe Audition is preferred.

• Ability to cover weekend shifts if needed.

Leighton Enterprises offers a 401K Plan, ESOP, Health, Disability and Life Insurance, Comprehensive Training Programs and vacation time. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are an organization that actively gives back to our community though our people, time, talent and treasure.

If you are interested in this great opportunity, please apply by clicking the blue button below or submit your resume to Jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com.