Lane Community College seeks a dynamic, innovative and
participatory leader for the next General Manager of KLCC.
KLCC 89.7 FM is a public radio station licensed to Lane
Community College in Eugene, Oregon. With 81,000 watts of power,
KLCC 89.7 FM is the most powerful public radio signal in Oregon.
The station reports to the Vice President of College Services.
We believe in the mission of the public media. A strong, clear,
balanced voice of news and information and a thoughtful
presentation of music, arts, and culture are critical to the
quality of life in the communities we serve.
KLCC Mission Statement
To engage the mind, enrich the spirit, and deepen understanding
of our community and our world.
To provide overall management, leadership, planning and to
supervise fundraising, content development and delivery, and
technical system development.
Leadership and Administration: Providing leadership to achieve
KLCC's mission and strategic goals; raising the profile of the
station across the region and the industry.
Development and Growth: Expanding listenership, membership and
sustaining membership; cultivating major donors, community and
local foundation support.
Human Resources: Overseeing employee recruitment, selection,
performance management and individual and team development in a
collective bargaining environment.
Financial Management: Developing and administering station
budgets and financial performance.
Programming: Leading programming staff to ensure on air content
is compelling, differentiated and engaging for our target
Technology and Media: Managing acquisition, implementation,
maintenance and replacement of station technologies, to include new
For additional information, including a list of Essential
Functions of the position, please visit the posting at
A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible
experience related to public or commercial media, administration,
leadership, planning, and supervision. Experience with budget and
contract development/management/administration, resource
development, and working with Federal Communications Commission and
Corporation for Public Broadcasting rules and regulations.
Significant experience in major donor cultivation and
A demonstrated commitment to promote and enhance diversity is
Equivalent combination of training and experience will be
considered for meeting minimum qualifications. Applicants are
responsible to show how their personal training and experience
would qualify them for the position.
Bachelor’s Degree in communications, journalism, business or
Master’s Degree in a related field
HOW TO APPLY
KLCC and Lane Community College are being assisted in this
search by Livingston Associates. Inquiries are welcome with
Livingston Associates. For consideration, please visit the job
posting and apply online at http://liv.jobs/hiedo .
Apply by September 9.
Lane Community College is an Affirmative Action / Equal
Opportunity / Veteran / Disabled Employer embracing diversity.
More About KLCC
KLCC is a listener-supported, non-commercial, radio station. Two
thirds of our funding comes from the listening audience and
business community. The remaining funds are provided by Lane
Community College, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB),
and an annual microbrew festival.
KLCC serves more than 88,000 listeners each week within a
100-mile radius of Eugene. Besides the main transmitter in Eugene,
we have five repeater, full-service stations -- KLBR in Bend, KLFO
in Florence, KLCO in Newport, KLFR in Reedsport, and KMPQ in
Roseburg -- and translators in four communities in Western and
Central Oregon (Cottage Grove, Oakridge, Riddle and Sisters) all
broadcasting KLCC programming.
KLCC is consistently among the top rated public radio stations
in the nation (market share and cume rating.)
KLCC is a charter member of National Public Radio, and the
primary NPR member station in the Eugene/Springfield area. Our
schedule provides news programs during radio prime time (6 am – 7
pm M-F, 6 am – noon S-S.) We have a strong news department powered
by paid staff, volunteers, and interns. As an active member of the
Northwest News Network, we are able to provide news coverage from
around the Northwest.
A variety of volunteer-programmed and hosted music programs fill
the remaining hours, including Jazz, Blues, Folk, World, Celtic,
Electronic, R&B, Latino, and Americana.
Eugene is located in the Willamette valley along the Interstate
5 corridor with easy access to the ocean, hiking, camping, winter
skiing, and other outdoor activities. It is a college town; home to
Lane Community College and the University of Oregon. The
Eugene-Springfield Nielsen market is the second largest in Oregon,
Market # 151.
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