Phantom Media

Radio: Assistant Head

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work extensively with the Head of Radio to ensure that the Radio Station has the best reputation and runs in a professional manner
  • To minute all meetings with the Radio Station committee and distribute these as necessary
  • To be up to date with the stations rules, procedures and licensing knowledge and relate these to members where necessary
  • To maintain the contact details of all producers and presenters
  • To work with all committee members to keep up to date on their progress
  • To deputise for the Head of Radio in their absence
  • Attend all training, zone meetings, and E/AGMs
  • Ensure the Studio is kept tidy for everyone
  • To manage the Phantom Radio Mixcloud page
  • To ensure that all podcasts and interviews are uploaded onto the Phantom Media website

Time Commitment:

Varying throughout the year with an average of 5-10 a week

Responsible to:

VP (Activities), Head of Radio and Phantom Radio members

Ideal personal Qualities:

  • Great organisational skills
  • Driven and motivated
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to balance multiple projects at once
  • Radio production skills
  • Able to work well as part of a team


  • A unique opportunity to help lead the team that produces Phantom Radio
  • Gain skills in producing radio content


  • Gain a wide range of practical skills that will make you more employable
  • Practical experience of being part of a team and report writing
  • Gain knowledge in editing and producing material for radio
  • Relevant training/on-going personal development
  • Qualify towards the Futures Award
  • Gain experience in community work

Beneficial Previous Experience:

  • Experience in radio production
  • Experience of working in a team
  • Organisation skills

Training and Support:

You will have access to a wide range of training by the Union including training conference and multiple skills-based workshops

Skills Gained:

  • Written Communication
  • Verbal Communication
  • People Management
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • I.T.
  • Organisation / Planning

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