Purple Radio, Durham University’s student radio society, are looking to recruit a Head of Music to their executive committee. This is the perfect opportunity to gain some experience in working with radio that will look great on your CV. Applicants should have a passion for music and be able to promote and give exposure to music across the spectrum regardless of own personal taste.
Key responsibilities include:
- taking responsibility for the ‘Saturday Sessions’ live music show, sourcing bands to play live each week and acting as a port of call for aspiring artists wishing to gain exposure
- building contacts with record labels and other promoters in the music industry, as well as working with existing contacts
- leading and coordinating the Music Playlist Team in selecting the best music for weekly station playlists
A full description of the role, including all key responsibilities and desired skills and qualities, can be seen here: Head of Music Job Description