RADIO OPPORTUNITIES


COMPANY: KUOW-FM

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: DIRECTOR, BUSINESS REVENUE & SPONSORSHIP

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SEATTLE, WA

Overview

 The Director of Business Revenue and Sponsorship is responsible for achieving KUOW’s business revenue goals. He/She leads of a team of account representatives and support staff to deliver customized and off-the-shelf sponsorship opportunities to new and existing accounts (and/or their representative agencies or corporate foundations) across multiple media platforms including broadcast, digital (web/email), streaming, podcasts, social media, and events. As a member of the KUOW Senior Leadership team, he/she collaborates deeply with internal stakeholders to drive revenue growth on existing and emerging platforms in a manner consistent with the station’s mission and values.

 We are…

 KUOW, 94.9 FM, Seattle’s NPR news station and the Puget Sound region’s #1 radio station for news. Our independent, nonprofit newsroom produces award-winning stories, podcasts and events.  Each week, more than 443,300+ listeners tune-in to our broadcast and thousands more stream our content on KUOW.org and via smart speakers. As a self-sustaining service of the University of Washington, our mission is to create and serve a more informed public.  Read our 2018 Annual report to learn more.

 The Opportunity

 As Director, Business Revenue & Sponsorship, you are responsible for growing KUOW’s revenue from local and national businesses via on-air sponsorship, events, podcasts, and digital platforms (e.g. email, web).  You will lead a team of six talented, motivated account representatives and support staff to achieve our annual revenue goals.  You will develop new (non-broadcast) revenue channels as KUOW makes strategic investments in podcasts, events, and other content initiatives and serve as a member of our Senior Leadership team to help guide KUOW for the next decade and beyond.

 You are…

 ·         A goal-driven sales leader with a proven track-record of delivering results and double-digit growth

·         Passionate about providing coaching, mentoring, and training opportunities for your team

·         A big, creative thinker who builds new revenues streams that previously did not exist

·         A “people person” adept at building relationships (internally and externally)

·         An analytical thinker who dives into data and KPIs to understand trends and optimize performance

·         A collaborator who’s not afraid to roll-up your sleeves and dive-in.

·         An ardent supporter of public media and the important role it plays in our community and our democracy

·         Inspired by KUOW’s mission, vision, and values.

 HOW TO APPLY:

 The University of Washington and KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio are being assisted in this search by Livingston Associates. Inquiries are welcome with Livingston Associates.  For consideration, please visit the job posting and apply online at http://liv.jobs/empz2.

 We believe attracting and retaining diverse staff is crucial to serving our community and fulfilling our mission. KUOW is dedicated to building a culturally diverse staff committed to working in an environment that promotes racial equity and inclusivity. Candidates should describe previous activities or experiences working with person(s) who have a different cultural background than their own.

 Salary and benefits are competitive. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. http://www.washington.edu/

 KUOW-FM and the University of Washington is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are highly encouraged to apply.

 (Posted October 9, 2019)


COMPANY: KING-FM

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: DIRECTOR OF MAJOR GIVING

OPEN DATE: SEPTEMBER 13, 2019

CLOSE DATE: OCTOBER 4, 2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SEATTLE, WA

Classical KING FM is the public classical station serving Seattle and the Puget Sound Region.  Seattle is undergoing tremendous growth thanks to its long history as a hub of innovation.  Amazon, Microsoft, Costco and Starbucks (among others) are headquartered here and Facebook, Google, Salesforce and Apple have a major presence in the area.  Classical KING will leverage the tremendous resources in the region to chart a new course for the station and classical radio. 

KING FM’s operating model depends on philanthropic support from the community. To help raise this support, KING FM is seeking a Stewardship Officer with a pro-active style to engage with mid-level donors.

 Position Description

Reporting to the Director of Major Giving, this position will be responsible for stewarding, engaging, cultivating, and qualifying a group of 600-800 current mid-level donors (annual gift potential $500-$5,000). The Individual Giving Officer ensures outstanding stewardship is offered to provide a positive donor experience and demonstrate impact, leading to increased giving and donor retention.

 Responsibilities:

 Stewardship (65%):

·         Create and deliver stewardship touchpoints and communication materials for KING FM’s Mid-Level donors, that include personal phone calls, welcome letters, acknowledgement templates, invitations to events, impact reports, special communications and other benefits, to maintain their engagement and support;

·         Qualify donors within that group through personal and targeted interactions to determine further interest in the mission organization and opportunities for future cultivation at the major donor level

·         Identify, design and produce all aspects of high-touch donor events for the purpose of donor cultivation, recognition and stewardship. Manage and maintain RSVP lists, monitor budget line items, ensuring fiscally responsible expenditures.

·         Responsible for member benefits ladder for Development Department, oversees selection, purchase and distribution of thank you gifts for major donors, monitors budget line items, ensuring fiscally responsible expenditures

 Data analysis and reporting (20%)

·         Monitor financial results and retention rate of Mid-Level solicitation plan (operated by a third party), identify strategy adjustments and opportunities to ensure revenue goals are met;

·         Create and monitor stewardship activities metrics and measure their impact on increased support;

·         Track and report relationship management activity using Raiser’s Edge and other tools used by the Development Department; utilize wealth engine software and research to qualify donors, and use action tracks to build donor journeys.

 Other duties (15%):

·         Maintain grant calendar, prepare proposals at Mid-Level giving including local government opportunities. Manages grant stewardship.

·         Coordinate promotion of KING FM Travel Club tours; may attend tours to engage donors and guarantee a high level stewardship experience on the trip

·         Perform other work as requested, including during events and on-air pledge drives

 Requirements

  • Personal affinity for the arts, appreciation for Classical KING FM’s mission, enthusiasm and willingness to invest efforts in its success. We need a high energy and self-starter individual with a can-do attitude.

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher and minimum of 2 years’ experience in fundraising. Demonstrated success in donor cultivation and stewarding donor relationships. Knowledge of best practices in development.

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with colleagues to produce best results

  • Strong organizational and time management skills; ability to coordinate multiple projects and discern priorities among competing interests.

  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills and an ability to communicate successfully in writing, by phone or in person. Poised manner; ability to exercise discretion and judgement and professionally handle sensitive situations. Ability to maintain confidentiality.

  • Impeccable writing and verbal communication skills.

  • Committed to proficient use of technology and data-supported decision-making. Experience in using a CRM software, Raiser’s Edge knowledge a plus.

  • Willingness to develop understanding of unique culture of Classical KING FM in particular and public radio broadcasting in general

  • Must be willing to work semi-regular evenings and occasional weekends. Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds and have a valid driver’s license.

 We offer compensation and benefits including, medical, vision and dental coverage, Life and LTD, paid vacation, personal and sick time and 401K.

 Salary: $55,000

 Send resume, references and cover letter to:  Human Resources, Classical 98.1, 10 Harrison St, Ste 100, Seattle WA  98109 or email hr@king.org

 Classical 98.1 (KING-FM) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted September 26, 2019)


COMPANY:  BONNEVILLE SEATTLE

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: KIRO-FM TOPICAL CONTENT PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SEATTLE, WA

POSITION PURPOSE:

 The Topical Content Producer is responsible for capturing and illustrating our brand essence, by creating radio imaging pieces, radio promos, and short-form audio (and possibly) video content for distribution via Web, social media, text and email databases, and other direct-to-user channels.  This position will work closely with the Director of Programming, Program Director, the User Engagement Specialist(s), and other key management to clearly understand and articulate our brand message and our target user.

 The ideal candidate will have a solid foundation in radio imaging but must also be able to grow our brand messaging beyond the radio.

 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 ·          Work closely with the program director to create and maintain a Topical Marketing Plan, updated monthly at a minimum.

·         Work daily with program director and members of the content team to stay atop the most important topical stories and best examples of station content to illustrate the brand.

·         Work daily with the Audience Engagement Specialist to position the brand around the biggest stories of the day by formatting content for distribution across our various channels.

·         Work daily on ideation, and production of radio imaging and adaptation of station content for digital distribution

·         Serve as the point of contact for content marketing production, imaging, sales integrations, and custom content extensions

·         Schedule promos to run at appropriate times for an appropriate length of time

·         Stay up to date with emerging platforms/products to ensure that Bonneville Seattle leads the market in innovative campaigns

·         Be available to pitch in as needed for special events coverage, fan events, content centric media partnerships, sponsorship initiatives, and more

·         Place Bonneville Seattle shows and promotional material in front of increasingly larger online audiences

·         Grow brand loyalty and user engagement

 QUALIFICATIONS:

 ·         Able to edit and produce audio

·         Possess excellent oral, written, presentation and interpersonal skills.

·         Ability to organize, analyze and interpret statistical data and draw conclusions from finding and follow-through.

 Ability to work with moderate supervision, confidential information and be a self-starter.

·         Capable and willing to resolve unexpected problems and be flexible to perform unscheduled assignments.

·         A high level of proficiency with computers, software and new technologies; particularly Adobe Audition and/or Pro Tools

·         Proficient creative writing and copy writing skills

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 ·         Video editing/production knowledge and experience

·         Min 1 year of experience using AudioVault content storage and playback systems

·         Proficient with Final Cut Pro

·         2 (Two)+ years’ experience in audio production/creative imaging role

·         Graphic design experience

 WHO WE ARE:  Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  We're proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

 Bonneville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

 (Posted September 17, 2019)


COMPANY:  BONNEVILLE SEATTLE

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: NEWS EDITOR

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SEATTLE, WA

POSITION PURPOSE:

To work as a team member in the news department, the News Editor needs to show an aptitude for the production and oversight of factual, well-written, contemporary news that is informative and compelling. Stories should be chosen and presented to attract listeners who come from a wide-range of locations and backgrounds in the Pacific Northwest. The News Editor will be expected to contribute a significant amount of content for the entire news department, as well as social media platforms and MyNorthwest.com, and will be asked to provide voiced material for on-air use. This position also provides the opportunity to anchor for KIRO Radio on a fill-in basis. The News Editor needs to have the ability to multi-task and clearly communicate with their team under high-stress situations. This position includes full-time weekday hours, but the opportunity to work weekend shifts is a reality so flexibility, especially for filling holiday hours, is recommended.

 REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  •  A deep understanding of journalistic standards, ethics, and expectations

  • Proven news judgment and expertise in local news

  • Ability to find, develop and deliver compelling news stories

  • Outstanding writing, editing and production skills

  • Ability to enterprise new content daily

  • Concise, compelling and conversational broadcast writing skills and the ability to orally deliver on-air newscasts

  • Consistently work hours required. Works more when required to meet deadlines or fill-in including weekends, holidays, evenings, etc.

  • Proven ability multi-task and communicate clearly and calmly in stressful situations

  • On-air experience with a proven record of on-air success which should include:

    • Experience anchoring newscasts

    • Experience reporting

    • An in-house audition under the direction of KIRO Radio may be required.

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS, BUT NOT REQUIRED:

  • One (1) year post high school education in journalism with skills in: writing, broadcast, news judgment, computers

  • One (1) plus years of experience in news producing/editing

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.

  • Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.

  • Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.

  • Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.

 WHO WE ARE:  Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  We're proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

 Bonneville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

 (Posted September 17, 2019)


COMPANY:  BONNEVILLE SEATTLE

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: FRONT DESK ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT  

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SEATTLE, WA

POSITION PURPOSE:

 Bonneville Seattle is looking for someone to serve as the first point of customer service for Bonneville’s listeners, clients, vendors and guests, projecting a warm and inviting company image in a pleasant and professional manner.  This position will provide daily administrative support to the Business Operations, Promotions, and Sales teams; and occasionally to others as directed from time to time.  The Front Desk Administrative Assistant also assists promotions with contest winner prize fulfillment; maintain records of the stations’ public service activities for reporting purposes.

 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Front Desk:

Serve as the first point of contact for listeners, clients, and vendors via phone reception, email and greeting – project pleasant, professional image and friendly, helpful demeanor

  • Oversees building mail reception, distribution, and oversees mailing supplies and procedures

  • Gather and timely file all listener correspondence in FCC Public Files in accordance with Company procedures

Maintain thorough knowledge of programming schedules and formats, content

      • Outreach Coordination - Maintain all community outreach records, compile yearly Crystal report and Marconi award submissions, post info online

      • Traffic public service announcements

      • Coordinate with other front desk staff “fill ins” –communicate updated tasks and policies

      • Maintain company phone list, updating and distributing as necessary

      • Orders and distributes office supplies regularly and as needed

      • Serves as contact for office vendor relationships, including printers, kitchen areas, Avanti Market, caterers for office meetings and special events

      • Assists in communication with building announcements, including security and parking

      • Assist accounting with matching invoices to purchase orders, and routing for completion

      • Assist accounting with daily check runs

      • Assist sales with air checks, run times and transcribing spots as needed

      • Keep documentation and company information in the strictest of confidence

      • Work in compliance with company policies, procedures and standards of performance and support company mission, purpose and core values.

Promotions:

Facilitate prize fulfillment and assist with prizewinner database

  • General event assistance as needed from Front Desk (communicating event details with Public)

 REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  •  Pleasant phone demeanor and excellent interpersonal communication skills

  • Able to multi-task in a fast paced environment effectively and efficiently with multiple distractions

  • Self-starter (starts primary tasks and moves on to additional tasks without needing to be directed) with a strong work ethic. Asks for instruction/guidance/training when needed.

  • Ability to support multiple managers.

  • Strong writing skills

  • Positive attitude and exceptional customer service skills.

  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions under limited supervision.

  • Great organizational skills and high attention to detail

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products – PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook

  • A high level of proficiency with computers, software and ability to learn and work with new technologies.

  • Work effectively in a team environment

  • Proven ability to effectively handle stress and address concerns from customers

  • Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         1-2 years promotional and/or office admin experience

·         2 or 4 year college degree

·         1-2 years media industry experience

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

·         Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.

·         Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.

·         Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.

·         Lift, move, and carry up to 50-100 pounds on occasion.

 WHO WE ARE:  Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  We're proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

 Bonneville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

 (Posted September 17, 2019)


COMPANY: BICOASTAL MEDIA

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: SALES MANAGER

OPEN DATE: SEPTEMBER 17, 2019

CLOSE DATE: WHEN FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: CENTRALIA, WA

 Bicoastal Media-Centralia is looking for an experienced career minded individual to join our local sales team. 

 The position is full-time and includes benefits package. 

 Responsibilities include creating solution-based opportunities for two radio stations and our on-line digital products.  Verbal, written and presentation skills are a must.  Media experience is required.

 Send resumes and references to:

 Bicoastal Media

1635 South Gold

Centralia, WA  98531

 or

 Email larryminer@bicoastal.media

 Bicoastal Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted September 17, 2019)


COMPANY: KQMV-FM (MOViN 92.5)

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: BELLEVUE, WA

 Job Overview

 The Radio Producer is responsible for producing live over-the-air radio shows as well as shows originating on digital platforms and ensuring that all preplanned components of a show are executed as planned.

 Job Responsibilities

 

  • Provide content for Morning show

  • Provide daily direction to the Morning show

  • Show preparation

  • Creating show topics and ideas

  • Directing talent performance on air

  • Handling booking and scheduling of guests

  • Pre-interviewing all guests and preparing them for their segment on the show

  • Previewing in the early morning all news that relates to the show

  • Providing the layout of the show, hour to hour and break to break with talent, including development of topics for that day as well as the future

  • Screening call-ins prior to broadcast and/or directing the call screeners concerning their duties supporting the show and monitoring their work

  • Discussing with talent and associate producer, if any, additional support needs for each show (sound bites, sound effects, etc.)

  • Reviewing all pre-produced bits for air-worthiness and edit as necessary

  • Participating in the imaging and marketing plans for the show and entire radio station

  • Regularly brainstorming with Programming Department on how to use the rest of the radio station to support the Morning Show and vice versa

  • Coordinating production meetings

  • Meeting weekly with Sales/Promotions to coordinate between these departments

  • Reviewing and responding as required to all show correspondence (compliments, complaints, etc.)

  • Attending promotion conferences, interviews, and publicity and photo sessions, as necessary

  • All other reasonably associated duties related to Employee's position.

 Qualifications

 This position requires a high level of organization, planning and communication skills. An advanced understanding of programming strategy with regard to PPM measurement is a must. Critical skill sets required for this opening include:

  • The ability to edit/produce audio work efficiently yet creatively both during the show and after

  • Ability to create, post, schedule, manage, curate and monitor the show's presence on our website and multiple social media platforms

  • Dynamic communication skills as you will represent the show throughout the station including interaction with our sales, promotions, engineering and programming departments as well as the CHR music, concert and advertising industries

  • Ability to manage and complete multiple ongoing tasks in a deadline driven environment

  • Flawless live audio board operation

Work Experience

5+ years' experience as Radio Producer preferred

 Education

4-year college degree preferred

Postgraduate studies in Radio Production a plus

 Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.  The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

 About Us

 From the clean, blue, abundant waters of the Puget Sound to the vast, forested Cascade mountain range, the Northwest is a unique, bustling and innovative marketplace. At Hubbard Radio Seattle, we embrace the exceptional beauty and forward-thinking culture of our community, with our vibrant and engaging cluster of five radio stations that serve the Greater Seattle Area.

 Hubbard Radio Seattle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 (Posted September 16, 2019)


COMPANY: BICOASTAL MEDIA

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: UTILITY AIR PERSONALITY – ADMINISTRATION

OPEN DATE: SEPTEMBER 16, 2019

CLOSE DATE: WHEN FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: CENTRALIA, WA

 Bicoastal Media in Centralia, WA is looking for an individual with on-air radio experience.  Duties include some on-air work and an assistant to our business department. Computer skills and on-air experience required.

 Full time position includes benefits package. Interested applicants can send their resumes to:

 KELA/KMNT RADIO

1635 SOUTH GOLD

CENTRALIA, WA  98532

 or

E-mail ryantrotter@bicoastal.media

 Bicoastal Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted September 16, 2019)

 


COMPANY: KXLY-AM

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION:   MORNING SHOW PRODUCER

OPEN DATE:  AUGUST 22, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

About this opportunity:

FM Newsradio 100.7 KXLY 920 is Spokane’s News, Traffic and Weather Station.   We are looking for a solid Producer for our morning news show that runs Monday – Friday.  In addition to time spent in the studio, you will be out in the community at events and client remotes meeting our amazing listeners which can take place outside of your normal work day.  If you can demonstrate superior leadership, on-air, and social media/digital content skills, we want to hear from you.

 What you’ll do:

 

  • Gather news from a number of sources and develop ideas for news stories and features

  • Research, write, produce and edit news stories

  • Conduct studio, remote, and phone interviews

  • Develop topics, secure guests

  • Serve as back-up newscaster for news programs

  • Participate in station development and promotional functions

  • Keep current on issues of importance and interest to listeners

  • Manage and integrate social media (e.g. Facebook and Twitter) into talk programming on- and off-air

  • Provide program hosts with background material, suggested introductions and questions

  • Screen phone calls

  • Fill in for other producing staff as assigned

·         Write and post content to web and various social media sites

 What you’ll bring:

·         Ability to work independently to complete required assignments, with little or no assistance, under strict deadline pressure

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills; accurate spelling and proper use of grammar is required

  • Demonstrated ability to work and problem solve quickly and independently

  • Ability to multitask

  • Board operation experience

  • Ability to work independently to complete required assignments, with little or no assistance, under strict deadline pressure

  • Strict attention to detail

  • Know, practice, and maintain the highest standards of journalistic ethics and excellence

  • Familiarity with and practical knowledge of social media websites such as Facebook and Twitter

  • Prior experience editing audio of broadcast quality

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; accurate spelling and proper use of grammar is required

  • Resiliency and good judgment when faced with the unexpected

·         On-air reporting and radio news writing experience preferred

  • Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations

·         Availability to work graveyard shift

 About us:

FM Newsradio 100.7 KXLY 920 is part of the KXLY Radio Group, a Morgan Murphy Media company.  We are a family-owned, people first business located in Spokane, Washington, and our community is at the core of what we do and who we are. 

 What KXLY offers:

·         We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community

·         We are a team of talented and creative professionals.  Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         Excellent training to promote success in your role

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays

                                                                                                  

What’s next?  To apply on-line, go to:  https://www.kxly.com/station/jobs-with-kxly.  Be sure to include your resume, cover letter and aircheck (if available). 

 KXLY is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 (Posted August 22, 2019)


COMPANY: KQMV-FM

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: PROMOTION ASSISTANT

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: PART TIME

LOCATION: BELLEVUE, WA

 Job Overview

 The Promotion Assistant assists with the execution of station marketing plans and events, contests, and other promotional activities.

 Job Responsibilities

 

  • Assist with, attend, and execute special promotional events, remotes, client events, activities and community service programs sponsored by the station, away from the station location.

  • Represent the station in a professional manner that projects desired station image at events with a high level of customer service. Interact with the general public, clients and station at all times during events.

  • Assist with the set-up and breakdown of station promotional equipment that includes banners, tents, balloons, prize wheel, etc.

  • Communicate frequently with other staff during the event.

  • Maintain cheerful attitude during events.

  • Keep promotional areas and station vehicles organized and clean.

  • Report to work on time and works established schedule/hours. Ability to work evenings and weekends.

  • Safely drive station vehicles to and from station events. Obey traffic laws.

  • Attend meetings and brainstorming sessions.

  • Complete other duties as requested and needed.

  Qualifications

  • Reliable, creative, outgoing and personable; able to interact with the public. Project an appropriate station image with respect to dress and demeanor.

  • Must be a problem solver with the ability to prioritize.

  • Must have a flexible schedule with the ability to work nights, weekends and holidays.

  • Must have the ability to work well in a team, as well as individually.

  • Must have a valid driver's license and clean driving record as determined by the Company (driving record will be checked).

  • Ability to work in compliance with company policies and procedures.

  • Physical Requirements :Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing. Works under tight deadlines and in pressure situations. Manual dexterity and fine motor skills to manipulate general office equipment (telephone, copier, etc.) and drive vehicle. Ability to read, hear and speak clearly and follow both oral and written direction. Ability to think critically and quickly and to articulate information in clear, concise manner to others. Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time. Average pushing and pulling, bending and stooping. Lift and carry up to 25 lbs. The Company may make reasonable accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

 About Us

 From the clean, blue, abundant waters of the Puget Sound to the vast, forested Cascade mountain range, the Northwest is a unique, bustling and innovative marketplace. At Hubbard Radio Seattle, we embrace the exceptional beauty and forward-thinking culture of our community, with our vibrant and engaging cluster of five radio stations that serve the Greater Seattle Area.

 Hubbard Radio Seattle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 (Posted August 22, 2019)


COMPANY: CHERRY CREEK MEDIA

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION:  CHIEF ENGINEER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: SEPTEMBER 8, 2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: WASHINGTON AND MONTANA

Cherry Creek Media has openings for Chief Engineers in Montana and Washington.  The successful candidates will be responsible for installing and maintaining audio, computer, IP, and RF equipment.  Must able to work effectively with other departments, and able to set priorities and hit deadlines.  An associate degree in electronics is preferred with a minimum of 5 years of broadcast experience. 

 For more information, please contact Travis Cronen at tcronen@cherrycreekmedia.com

 Cherry Creek Media is an equal opportunity employer.

(Posted August 14, 2019)


COMPANY:  ALPHA MEDIA

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: BROADCAST ENGINEER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: PORTLAND, OR

Alpha Media – Portland, OR is seeking an experienced full-time Broadcast Engineer for our radio stations located in downtown Portland. Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the Broadcast Engineer will assist with the maintenance of equipment, maintaining broadcast systems and technologies, build-out projects, and ensure FCC compliance. The successful candidate will be familiar with radio related technologies including, but not limited to, networking and IT, PC/software maintenance and repair, AM and FM transmitter repair and installation, VHF and UHF radio technology, digital and analog audio, EAS equipment and studio equipment maintenance.

Alpha Media is a diverse multimedia company sharing your favorite music, sports and news across a variety of platforms. Whether it's on your phone, desktop, tablet, Alexa, Google Home or in your car, our stations will enhance your journey. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world-class events, and building strong relationships in our communities.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Alpha Media operates radio stations in multiple markets all across the United States covering all formats. Come work for the fastest-growing company in radio today.  We are live, local, and can’t wait to talk to you!

Responsibilities of this position may include the following:

 

  • Installs and performs maintenance on control consoles, boards, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, controls, remote equipment, etc.

  • Performs necessary measurements of equipment performance.

  • May have responsibilities relating to IT.

  • Assists Chief Engineer in assigned duties.

  • Any and all other duties as assigned.

 Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.

  • Technical knowledge of electronics and electromechanics.

  • Experience with cluster-wide studio equipment and operations, audio routing, AES and AoIP protocols, digital audio delivery and radio automation systems, EAS, studio telephone and engineering IT systems.

  • Knowledge of electrical systems, UPS, and standby generators and recordkeeping.

  • Knowledge of telephone systems and protocols including POTS, 1A2, ISDN, T1, DSL, VoIP, and PRI circuits.

  • IT skills including PC/server troubleshooting and repair and knowledge of TCP/IP, UDP, and local area networking.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Excellent problem-solving ability and skill in prioritizing.

  • Interact with management and staff at all levels in a personable and professional manner.

  • Ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines.

Education and Licensing Requirements

 

  • Associates or technical degree in Broadcasting Engineering Technology or related field or equivalent level of experience.

  • SBE Certifications a plus.

  • Must possess a valid state driver’s license, a clean driving record, and have proof of insurance.

 Physical Requirements:

 

  • Ability to lift and/or move loads up to 75lbs.

  • Ability to climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces.

  • Ability to be on 24 x 7 x 365 callout for after-hours emergencies or routine maintenance as needed.

BENEFITS

Alpha Media is a company dedicated to its employees. We invest in those who devote their time, energy and talents toward our common goals. In addition to a competitive compensation package, we offer benefits to ensure that our employees have choices to stay healthy and plan for their financial futures. We offer Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage as well as company-provided life, short term, and long term disability insurance. Employees also have the option to make regular 401K and Roth contributions.

 COMPENSATION

Alpha Media aims to provide pay and benefits that attract, motivate and retain the best talent. You can expect to receive a competitive pay package that recognizes the experience, skills, and abilities you bring to the company.

 TIME OFF

Alpha Media has a generous time-off policy, which includes a Birthday PTO day along with 10 paid Holidays.

If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast-moving, growing entity, submit your cover letter and resume ASAP at the following URL:  https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/ALP1009ALMD/JobBoard/8a5ecde6-7408-45f9-8d5d-1bf4e35b089c/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=85887a63-4297-4267-8e24-72896c447c8d

Alpha Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.

 (Posted July 25, 2019)


COMPANY: SALEM MEDIA GROUP

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: MEDIA STRATEGIST

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: WHEN FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SEATTLE, WA

ATTENTION EXPERIENCED MEDIA SELLERS… WE HAVE A SALARY PLUS COMMISSION SALES POSITON AVAILABLE IN THE SEATTLE MARKET.

 Description

 With an effective combination of Digital Marketing and Advertising Tactics (SEO, SEM, Social, Programmatic, Geo Fencing, Native etc.) and 3 niche Radio Stations, SALEM SURROUND works with local, regional and national businesses providing advertising strategies, marketing data, recruitment strategies, website development and more.   If you have experience in business to business sales and a love for Digital Marketing; if you like to use your creativity, writing and communication skills, let us show you how to build a career that offers room to grow.  SALEM SURROUND aka Salem Media Group is one of America’s leading broadcast and internet content provider. Salem is a Christian Based Company.

 Requirements

 A background in outside sales and marketing. The ability to demonstrate previous success in selling, excellent prospecting skills as well as superb problem solving skills. Be someone who enjoys relationship building. Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential, along with computer proficiency.

Salem Media Group provides training in radio and digital advertising and the tools you’ll need for a rewarding career!

Compensation

 Salary, determined and based on experience, plus commission along with a full benefits package and a positive work environment.

Apply online at www.salem.cc/careers.  Search for the position of Account Executive-Sales.  The application is located at the bottom of the page.  You will also be able to attach your resume and cover letter. 

Salem Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted July 12, 2019)


COMPANY: STEPHENS MEDIA GROUP SPOKANE

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: RADIO

POSITION: RADIO ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE (OUTSIDE SALES)

OPEN DATE: JULY 10, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

Stephens Media Group, a highly successful six station cluster of radio stations (KBBD-FM, KDRK-FM, KEYF-FM, KGA-FM, KJRB-AM, KZBD-FM) and digital services is looking for an Account Executive.

Candidate will build a customer base by prospecting, making calls and setting appointments.

College degree with minimum two years related experience preferably in media sales or related business. Qualified candidate must have excellent communication skills both verbal and written. You must be able to work independently and in a group setting. Valid driver’s license, dependable vehicle, vehicle insurance and good driving record are required.  Working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook and ability to work with a team and independently

 Send copy of resume along with a cover letter (please, no phone calls) to:

 Stephens Media Group

Attn: Merlee Williams

1601 East 57th

Spokane, WA 99223

Email:  mwilliams@radiospokane.com

 Stephens Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All minorities are encouraged to apply.

 (Posted July 11, 2019)