Promotions Director in Birmingham at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 9/23/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CUMULUS MEDIA | Birmingham is looking for an experienced Promotions Director to coordinate and implement on and off-air promotions and events in order to promote the stations’ image and presence in the marketplace to our primary demographic while maintaining a winning onsite image. This position requires a high degree of organizational skills, attention to detail, time management, a personal disposition that works well with creative co-workers in both programming and sales and most importantly, has a passion for radio.

Who We Are: 

CUMULUS | Birmingham, AL currently features 6 stations in the Birmingham metro area:  WZRR-FM Talk 99.5, WUHT-FM Hot 107.7, WJOX-FMJox 94.5, WJOX-AM Jox 690, WJQX-FM Jox 100.5, WAPI-AM 1070.  At Cumulus Birmingham we strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to drive the evolving, diverse culture of the Power of Radio to success.    

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and execute promotional events and contests within departmental budget
  • Negotiate and purchase collateral and other promotional items
  • Develop strategic relationships with entertainment and event venues to benefit the stations
  • Work with local charities to the mutual benefit of the community, the charity and the stations
  • Provide regular coaching and performance feedback to staff     
  • Coordinate and draft all sales and station promotions from conception to facilitation
  • Contests, giveaways, station websites and on-site events and appearances including paid client events and charity endeavors

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations
  • Understanding of stations’ programming strategies
  • Computer literacy in Photoshop, HTML, Microsoft Office including PowerPoint, Media Span and Promo Suite
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem-solving ability and skill in prioritizing
  • Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels
  • Ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines
  • Must possess valid state driver’s license 
  • Must have a flexible schedule and be available to work days, nights, weekends and holidays based on station events
  • All new hires must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by date of hire, subject to legally-mandated accommodations

What we offer: 

  • Competitive pay
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays

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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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