Programme Producer

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Dublin City FM
September 27, 2021
Job Type
Closing Date


Dublin City FM is seeking applications, from suitably qualified and/or experienced persons, for the position of Programme Producer.

Dublin City FM is a not-for-profit community radio station that broadcasts a mix of informative, special interest and non-commercial shows to an audience in excess of 250,000 listeners. The advertised role of Programme Producer is for a leading daily show, “Live Drive” (Monday to Friday), on Dublin City FM. Shift times: 6.45am to 10.15am and/or from 3.45pm to 7.15pm.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of digital and analog broadcast consoles, basic audio engineering (recording and production), excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to perform within a team structure and an understanding of the role of a Programme Producer. But equally important the correct candidate will have a passion for producing award winning radio and maximizing their and the Live Drive teams potential.

Role of Producer.

 Responsible for editorial content of programme including music and social media.
 Managing the research material for the programme content, including update information on road works and any other appropriate information for the programme.
 Respond to listeners’ comments, questions and manage the text messages including on air requests.
 When required, fill in for other team members to safeguard service delivery.
 Liaise with station management and the relevant Directors of the Board.
 Liaise with Dublin City Council Traffic Management Staff to ensure that the programme is providing live traffic updates and travel information.
 Communicate with the Road Safety Authority and other Transport Agencies.
 Complete administrative functions including, rostering, timesheets, summary reports, advertisement rollouts, competition logs and other such functions.
 Attend regular production meetings, training and upskilling meetings.
 Provide assistance to the team through leadership and support.

All applications must be received before 4pm on October 1st 2021 by e-mail addressed to General Manager at

Dublin City FM is an equal opportunity employer.