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Thursday, May 9, 2013

Job Opportunity with KYW Radio

Are you looking for a challenging opportunity promoting a leading news radio station through traditional, digital and interactive marketing communications tactics? This position could be for you!  KYW Newsradio 1060 is looking for a motivated, organized, self-starter to become the Promotions Coordinator. You will assist with all aspects of KYW Newsradio 1060's Traditional, Digital & Interactive Communications efforts, focusing on marketing and promotions for audience and sales development.

KYW-AM has a unique opportunity for the right candidate looking to gain invaluable marketing and communications experience. You will manage the station’s promotions, create e-newsletters, and administer prize and prize winner databases and files. Job incorporates some production, including directing the station’s Kidcasting program, managing PSA’s, creating promos for air. Position includes light administrative duties and some nights & weekend events. Must have excellent writing, interpersonal and organizational skills.  Working knowledge of social/new media, print and digital production necessary.  Experience in HTML, Flash, Java, and Graphic Design is a plus.  Familiarity with various CMS, Photoshop and Illustrator is encouraged.  Excellent time management, communication, and prioritization skills are vital. College degree and a minimum of one year of experience in a marketing and communications/news environment preferred.

The right candidate will be able to manage multiple projects spanning the Promotions, Programming, and Sales departments and work with our webmasters to deliver our audiences excitement in the online space. Responsible for developing/executing stations daily activities. Primary duties and responsibilities include:  administration of all department paperwork inclusive of contest rules, contracts, purchase orders, invoices; help build and create sales packages for sales staff for major event sale; assist with the completion of proposals; assist with scheduling of event staff.

All interested candidates MUST apply to www.cbsradio.com. NO PHONE CALLS. CBS Radio/KYW-AM is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.