New Music Brand Lead Programmer

The most exciting opportunity in NZ media is right here.

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for an industry professional to be a part of the development, launch and leadership of RNZ’s new youth music brand.

You’ll be an integral part of shaping the nation’s leading media organisation.

The Lead Programmer is a key role, responsible for implementing RNZ’s new music strategy on air and online. You’ll use your strong broadcast media programming and editorial skillset to constantly evaluate the music, content and delivery needs of our future audiences.

Strong leadership skills are required to recruit and inspire the new content team. You’ll build and create high quality, unique and compelling music content and programming for our diverse audiences.

The role will involve proven industry, and hands-on experience with scheduling and playout systems, multi-media platforms, music research systems along with coaching and mentoring experience.

This role is based in Auckland.

Dream roles are rarely ever advertised, and this is the programming role you’ve always dreamt of.

Please note: A complete application includes your covering letter and a CV.

Applications close: Friday the 31st of January


RNZ is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and welcomes applicants reflecting New Zealand’s cultural and ethnic diversity.


Permanent Full Time

Job no: 463

Location: Auckland

Closing Date: Friday, 31 January 2020