KAPP/KVEW-ABC has an opening for a Director of Community Projects & Station Promotions in our Kennewick office.

Responsibilities include managing station promotions, responsible for the execution of special events and external partnerships that benefit Tri-Cities communities, generating non-traditional revenue, developing new advertising client base, new advertising sales and new media products for television stations.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Plan and execute special events which serve to advance the station’s community campaign
Direct, develop and coordinate KAPP/KVEW’s relations with local communities in the DMA
Partner with business community leaders to sponsor community events
Develop new and non-traditional revenue through consistent and creative prospecting
Work collaboratively with TV Account Executives, Traffic Department, Community Leaders, News Staff and Production Staff
Manage station promotion projects across all departments, including working with news director on creation/production of promotional spots for news product
Set up, tear down and participate in remote station events
Prepare and execute successful sales plans that meet and exceed monthly, quarterly and annual budgets
Set and accomplish goals, prioritize and time management
Present, negotiate and close sales promotions and sponsorship opportunities
Provide outstanding service to new and existing clients

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
High School education or GED; college degree or equivalent work experience preferred
Minimum of 5 years of experience in a business development role
Experience developing business in media Radio, TV, New Media assets
Production and Multi-Platform Messaging in Digital & Social mediums
Broadcast Background
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Excellent computer, organizational and customer services skills
Ability to work well without supervision
Ability to lift and carry 70 lbs
Smart phone capable of connecting to work via email & data
Valid driver's license, acceptable driving record

CLOSING DATE:  Applications will be accepted until August 8, 2014.

All applicants must submit an application with resume and cover letter.  Applications can be downloaded from the website (http://www.kvewtv.com/about/employment/).

Please drop off or mail application, resume and cover letter to:

KVEW TV                                or submit to:
601 North Edison St               Human Resources
Kennewick WA  99336            PO Box 1749
                                                  Yakima, WA  98907

*PLEASE SPECIFY “Director of Community Projects & Station Promotions” POSITION AND REFERRAL SOURCE IN YOUR COVER LETTER

*NO TELEPHONE CALLS PLEASE

KAPP/KVEW IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER





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