As part of the CSKY Executive Team, you have a great sense of responsibility as to which events CSKY takes part of, as well as how the general club room is maintained, both in physical appearence and on the emotional feel of the area.
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The GM has the most important role of CSKY. The GM's role consists of ensuring that the room is clean, that all rules are respected, that all members are happy at all times, as well as helping other members of the Exec Team. The General Manager is also to make sure that everything is running well, both in CSKY as well as with Student Activities.
The programming Director is one of the most important positions in CSKY. The program director is in charge of the schedule and interviewing each DJ at the beginning of the semester in order to pick the DJ's for that semester (this has already been done for fall of 2008). The job also involves making sure the rules of the room are followed and that all DJ' s and execs are happy with everything. He/She is also responsible for making sure that the advertisements are played as they are purchased from retailers who pay the station for that air time.
The Productions Manager is basically the backup od the General Manager. The Production Manager also has to make sure that the DJ Schedule is complete, as well as making sure that there is always one to two DJs on air at all times. The Productions Manager also makes the ads that you hear on CSKY radio!
This position requires to go to stores, magazines, etc. and sell advertising time to the establishment. This helps the station bring in extra money in order to reach the full potential of the budget. However, it does require you to go to the establishments outside of classtime and to help make sure the advertisements are played. This means this position requires a lot of time outside of school which will be to go and sell advertising, meet with managers, and so on.
This is also one of the more demanding jobs on the exec team. It requires dedication and good time management as it requires to listen to all CDs sent from record labels to the station and categorizing them. At times he/she will have to call the production companies back and give feedback on CDs. The Music Director would also be responsible to keep track of DJ's playlists. Each week you will be asked to go through the playlists and make sure that each DJ is playing the required number of Canadian artists and so on. This exectutive member will also be required to provide the list of CDs that will be placed in the booth each morning along with the CDs of that day that the DJs can choose from and then return these to the production room at the end of each day.
This position requires to promote the station and events held by the station, make posters and that can help get the station more known among the college community. The promotions manager is to think of ways to do this and propose them at exec meetings, as well as to carry them out and get the station known!
This position requires you to provide a binder at the beginning of each week that contains summaries of relevant news articles and such that the djs will be required to read on air about one of todayâ€™s news events, in order to keep everyone interested you will be asked to make sure you have different topics and types of article and so on. You will also be required to provide the daily news at the beginning of each morning in the both to allow the djs to inform on air the college about the days events in the school.
The webmaster is responsible to design the website, keep it up to date, as well as to ensure that the station is broadcasting online (when this service will be available). Lots of dedication, time, as well as teamwork and individual work is required by this exec.