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  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
    Life insurance

WKBD CW50 Detroit welcomes your cooperation in its recruitment efforts. If you know of individuals who might be interested and qualified for this position, please refer them to us as indicated in the description.

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PROMOTION MANAGER

SUMMARY

WWJ-TV CBS and WKBD-TV, CW50 Detroit has an immediate opening for the position of Promotion Manager.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage station’s on-air promotion inventory to maximize ratings results by overseeing daily promotion input to station logs.
  • Schedule and manage all departmental and commercial production needs and work to maximize department’s production capabilities.
  • Oversee feeds for network and syndicated promotional material, as well as other creative as needed.
  • Manage/assign out-of-house print and digital creative executions.
  • Produce/edit on-air promotional spots and other marketing efforts as needed
  • Coordinate promotion graphics needs with designers.
  • Work with Creative Services Director to conceptualize then execute effective and creative marketing efforts for the station, both on-air and off.
  • Assist with planning and tracking on-air strategies.
  • Coordinate and execute co-op submission and reimbursement process.
  • Organize and execute station promotional and community events.
  • Operate as the point person with Encompass for promotional or programming issues.

MINIMUM ABILITY, SKILL AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree at the university level in Radio/TV communications, production, or related field preferred.
  • Five years experience managing a station promotion department or five years experience in a major market station promotion department is preferred. Other related experience will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • Must have a conceptually creative thought process, be able to problem solve and find positive solutions to challenges, and possess a high level of skills to achieve maximum production quality in all projects.
  • Must have an excellent ‘can-do’ attitude, project a positive work ethic and influence to creative staff, and possess strong organizational skills with strong attention to detail.

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NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.  Only qualified candidates considered for this position will be contacted for an interview.  We regret that we cannot accept phone calls or respond to individual inquiries.

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