Phantom Media

Radio: Technical Manager

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all equipment is working appropriately and is set up in the studio and for external broadcasts 
  • Ensure that any faults are relayed back to the Head of Radio and Union of Students Activities Co-ordinator (Student-Led Services) 
  • Monitor the Phantom Media website for usage & content related to the radios output and relay this information at committee meetings 
  • To work with the Music Manager to record live band sessions 
  • To aid US in training radio show hosts to edit their own shows to create podcasts 
  • To ensure that all podcasts and interviews are uploaded onto the Phantom Media website 
  • Work with the Head of Radio to ensure that the Radio Station has the best reputation and runs in a professional manner 
  • Attend all training, US meetings and E/AGMs  
  • Ensure the Studio is kept tidy for everyone 

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 
  • Passionate about news 
  • Able to work well as part of a team 


  • A unique opportunity to deliver the tech support needed for Phantom Radio 
  • Gain skills in tech support for radio 


  • Gain a wide range of practical skills that will make you more employable 
  • Practical experience of being part of a team 
  • Relevant training/on-going personal development 
  • Qualify towards the Futures Award  
  • Gain experience in community work 

Beneficial Previous Experience:

  • Experience in radio technology 
  • 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
  • Delegation
  • Decision Making
  • People Management
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • I.T.
  • Organisation / Planning

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