Promotions Director, Full time, Alpha Media, Louisville KY, 12/4/15

Promotions Director, Full time, Alpha Media, Louisville KY, 12/4/15

Promotions Director, Full time, Alpha Media, Louisville KY, 12/4/15


Full-time or Part-time:  Full-time


Location of Job:  LOUISVILLE, KY

Company Address:  
: 520 S. 4th Street
City : Louisville
State : Kentucky
Zip Code : 40202

Position Description:  Alpha Media - Louisville is looking to add to our dynamic team with a full-time Promotions Director to maximize the effectiveness of our broadcast, digital and social media platforms for Urban B96.5, Urban A/C Magic 101.3, and Classic Hip Hop, Old School 105.1. The successful candidate will be comfortable managing and motivating a promotions staff. The ideal candidate will possess a strong marketing background with a passion for creativity and executing big ideas along with solid managerial and communication skills.

Come work for the fastest growing media company in America!

General Responsibilities
• Execute the specific assigned stations’ annual marketing/promotion plan by assisting management and sales in developing and executing concepts which generate cume, time spent exposed, and revenue for the stations.
• Supervise the operational aspects of the Promotions Department including event management, contesting, execution of sales promotions, and annual station events.
• Interact with listeners who contact the stations or are contest winners.
• Aid in making sure the Promotions Department operates within overall annual budget.

Responsibilities of this position may include the following:
• Ongoing recruitment of part-time promotions tech staff.
• Create and execute a training program for all part-time promotions team members.
• Manage and execute scheduling, supervising, leading, and motivating the part-time promotions team.
• Develop and execute unique social media strategies to engage listeners and clients.
• Oversee tracking of promotions tech weekly hours and be sure they are staying within the given labor budget.
• Manage prep and recaps for all remotes and events.
• Coordinate all contests and promotions whether they be on-air, online, mobile app or on-site.
• Coordinate purchase and inventory of promotional giveaway items and promotional supplies.
• Planning the weekly sales promotion meeting including processing promotional requests for sales department, following up on necessary action plan for upcoming promotional events and contesting, pending items, brainstorming ideas for upcoming events and promotional activities.
• Create contest rules, waivers, and release forms for major contests.
• Supervise and coordinate prize inventory and the awarding of prizes to winners.
• Coordinate winner 1099 tax forms and compliance with the business department.
• Oversee the maintenance and upkeep of promotions building, equipment and vehicles.

Requirements of this position include:
• A Bachelor’s Degree in communications, marketing or related field or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.
• A minimum of two years’ experience working in media or marketing field.
• Ability to create, communicate and implement strategies and vision.
• Proven success leading and developing a team.
• Proven track record of running successful and profitable events and promotions.
• Ability to grow the business and find new revenue opportunities as well as create productive, long-term promotional and event relationships.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Must be reachable via phone and/or email after business hours.
• Ability to multi-task and handle constantly evolving deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
• Proficiency in Photoshop, Excel, HTML, Power Point and Microsoft Word.

Preference may be given to candidates who meet the above requirements and have the following:
• Experience with graphic design, photography and/or video editing.
• Prior management experience.
• Two or more years’ experience working in the radio business.

If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your resume, promotion package, and whatever else will get you noticed ASAP by clicking on the Apply button. You may also mail the same to:

Alpha Media Louisville

Attn: Ben Davis, Operations Manager
520 S. 4th Street, Second Floor
Louisville, KY 40202

Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify.

Contact Name:  Ben Davis


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Contact Phone:  (502) 625-1220