Managing Director

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Bauer Radio - Northern Ireland
October 1, 2019
Northern Ireland
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Managing Director, Bauer Radio Northern Ireland


At Bauer we recognise people are at the heart of everything we do. Inclusion is at the core of our values as a business, and we celebrate authenticity, valuing the richness difference and diversity bring to our business’.

A rare opportunity has arisen for an exceptional candidate to fulfil a senior role within the highly successful radio division of Bauer Media UK.

Why we are different

Bauer Media UK reaches over 25 million UK consumers through a portfolio of world-class, multi-platform media and entertainment brands. This is a company where audiences come first and consumer insight drives product development. Bauer Media is proud of its award-winning portfolio of local and national radio stations.

The role

The position of Managing Director, Bauer Radio Northern Ireland - broadcasting a portfolio of 3 services across the territory, including the out and out commercial market leader Cool FM, will report directly into the Bauer Media, Radio Group Managing Director.

In addition the role will be accountable for the development of our people strategy, working closely with the senior radio team and the learning and development team. The aim being to ensure that key talent is identified and appropriate development plans are in place to retain and grow the capability of future industry-recognised high-fliers.

It is essential that any applicant is able to demonstrate a proven track record in successfully developing and executing strategy at a senior level. Bauer’s radio business is populated at all levels by passionate, curious, tenacious, creative and driven people and these are values which we would expect to be evident in the behaviour of a new senior leader.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the future audience, revenue and profit growth of this portfolio of radio stations and new digital services.

Previous experience working in Radio would be an advantage but is not essential.

What we’ll offer you

Quite simply, our promise to you is that Bauer Media is a great place to do great work with great people. Our people take an enormous amount of pride in the brands they support. They like their team members, and they feel supported by their managers. We all take collective responsibility for our culture, because we know it has a ripple effect out across our brands. That’s why our culture of inclusion at work, Belonging at Bauer, is at the heart of everything we do. Belonging at Bauer is about our dual goals of being as representative as we can of the audiences we serve, and about creating a working environment where all our people feel able to bring their whole selves to work every day. It’s

part of everything we do, and everyone who works here is responsible. If you join us, you’ll be an important part of this as well.

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The closing date for applications is Friday 25th October with first stage interviews taking place early November.

We’re listening hard and we look forward to hearing from you!