News Description

News Description

Walk-in-Interview for filling up the position of Head of Programme, Apna Radio in IIMC New Delhi on Contract Basis


भारतीय जन संचार संस्थान

Indian Institute of Mass Communication

(An Autonomous Institution of the Ministry of I&B, Govt. of India)


Walk-in-Interview for filling up the position of Head of Programme, Apna Radio in IIMC New Delhi on Contract Basis

IIMC has a dedicated ‘Community Radio Empowerment & Resource Centre’ set up with the objective of imparting training in content, technology and resource generation to working and aspiring community radio professionals. Also, it has an in-campus community radio called ‘Apna Radio’ established in 2005 to proliferate and promote the growth of this highly effective medium of communication by providing practical exposure to the student community as also to the local population. Programmes of academic and local interest are also broadcast on ‘Apna Radio’.

Name of the Position             :     Head of Programme (HoP), Apna Radio (on Contract Basis)

Essential Qualification          :     Graduate in any discipline. Experience of working for a minimum of 10 years in senior position in the programming section of any radio station.                                                  

Desirable                         :      Experience in working with any Community Radio Station in administrative and programming capacity. Proven record of creative excellence in the audio communication sector.

Duties and Responsibilities   :        The selected candidate will take care of the creative, technical & administrative aspects of IIMC’s radio station. As the HoP, the primary responsibility of the selected candidate will be to supervise and coordinate the schedules, workflow, and as well as hiring, training and evaluating employees of the radio station. He/she must have enough technical knowledge to understand the operation of all station equipment. He/she should have adequate knowledge of facilities, management and must take decision regarding the purchase of new equipment that may follow industry trends. He/she will ensure that the programme and also technical employees comply with broadcasting regulations and other laws which govern Community Radio Station.

Duration of Engagement      :          Initially up to 31st December, 2020 which could be extended if his/her services are found to be satisfactory and there is continued requirement of the position in the IIMC.

Age                                         :           64 years (as on date of advertisement), relaxable for deserving candidates.

Remuneration                        :           Rs. 55,000/- per month. (consolidated)


Interested and eligible candidates will be required to attend Walk-in-interview with their CV at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Aruna Asaf Ali Road, JNU New Campus sometime in the second fortnight of  March, 2020, Exact date of the interview will be notified in IIMC’s website in due course.

Date of News: 26/02/2020