Salem Media of Washington, DC is seeking a full-time or part-time Promotions Director. Salem Media of DC operates three local radio stations: WAVA AM, WAVA FM and WWRC AM. And 1 national radio station: SiriusXM 131 Family Talk. We also operate the corresponding radio station websites and work with many additional digital platforms/tools with Salem Surround Digital. The Promotions Director reports to the General Manager, and works closely with the General Sales Manager and Sales Team.
Skills, Qualifications and Duties:
Successful candidates will be extremely organized, possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, and know how to multi-task and prioritize. Experience in event marketing is ideal. People skills are key. The position requires constant interaction with our Sales and Management Teams. The Director will interact with clients and listeners and must be able to meet the very different needs of each “customer.”
Regular duties include: Create digital graphics such as web banners and social media posts • Planning and executing “major” radio promotions like WAVA’s Pastor’s Equip Conference • Writing regular promotional liners • Writing copy for the station Web site • Creating content/images for our Web sites • Writing copy for Email blasts • Understanding FCC rules and regulations when executing on-air and web based contests/promotions • Maintaining accurate and detailed calendars of upcoming events/projects • Attending sales calls • Nights and weekends occasionally required. In addition, these skills are a must: • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook. Experience using Adobe Photoshop, Publisher and PowerPoint, or similar software required.