Great station, great pay, great benefits, great people, great city…
By Paul Marszalek
What. A. Gig.
If you have a decade of experience and strong knowledge of multiple musical genres, there may be a place for you at arguably the leading taste-making music organization and radio station in the country.
KEXP/Seattle is looking for a Music Director.
According to the posting, “The Music Director is responsible for curating the sound of KEXP, and ensures that KEXP’s Programming Principles are upheld and applied at all times. The Music Director works closely with KEXP Programming staff to ensure that the KEXP music collection and rotation represents the broad variety of artists and genres reflected in KEXP’s Programming philosophy. In addition, the Music Director is the primary music reviewer for KEXP and is constantly searching for new music for our DJs and curators to bring to music lovers around the world.”
What’s not to like?
With a strong emphasis on the need to maintain a passionate interest and curiosity in all genres of new music, this position also requires a “bachelor’s degree and ten or more years of related professional experience, including programming for radio; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.”
A complete description of duties, requirements, and a link to apply can be found on the KEXP site.