Broadcast House, home to NRG Media’s 5 outstanding radio stations – Country leader Froggy 98.1 KFGE-FM, Lincoln’s only Hot AC B-107.3 KBBK-FM, Classic Hits 105.3 WOW-FM KLNC-FM, News Talk 1400 KLIN-AM and CHR RED 94.5/KBBK-HD2 – is looking for an extremely organized individual to connect to our listeners at community events and activities and through station promotions.
The Promotions Director must be able to handle multiple projects at once, taking them from inception to conclusion with attention to detail and strong communication skills.
Qualified candidates will have some experience in marketing and/or event planning. This person will assist Program Directors with coordinating all components of station promotions including events, concerts and contesting over the air, online or onsite. The Promotions Director will also be responsible for providing the sales team with promotional presentations and ensuring all promotional commitments are fulfilled. Other duties include but are not limited to: Coordinate and assign live broadcast events by scheduling personnel and equipment and write/schedule pre-event announcements. Provide event recaps to sponsors, staff and management, communicate regularly with station talent to share details on events and lead brainstorming sessions on future ideas to promote our brands. Help sales team secure station prizes for both benchmark and special contests and generate daily prize sheets for stations, generate contest rules and ensure contests are conducted according to the rules.
The ideal candidate will be: super organized; an innovative thinker; an energetic and creative leader; fantastic with people; and driven to find ways to engage with our community, our clients and our listeners via radio, mobile, social and digital means. Sound like you? Let’s talk!
NRG is seeking a candidate with:
- Event planning or Marketing experience
- A proven ability to communicate effectively with team members and customers
- Understanding of, and experience in, social media for marketing purposes
- Excellent organizational skills
- Experience with media promotions desired
- Be able to lead teams of talent through regular interaction
- Be able to identify and implement creative solutions to resolve challenges
- Be detail oriented
- Have excellent grammar and communication skills, both oral and written
- Availability on evenings and weekends as station events occur
Send resumes to:
Ami Graham email@example.com
Or mail to:
Ami Graham, Market Manager
4343 O Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
Job posted by an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
NRG Media is dedicated to providing Great Local Radio and committed to being an active and integral part of the communities in which it serves. NRG Media has over 45 radio stations throughout the Midwest in Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and Illinois. The company is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and led by President/CEO Mary Quass.
NRG Media continuously seeks individuals with personality and passion for great local radio who are ready to be involved in the community and assist with appearances, promotions, and general station events on multiple platforms. If you have some radio experience, an understanding of social media, a sense of humor and are highly creative and spontaneous, send us your information. The ideal candidates will be able to develop, produce and execute on-air radio programming that is both entertaining and informative to the listening audience.
NRG Media seeks programmers who can work with sales teams to identify ideas, sponsorships and events to promote the stations and add revenue while bringing a spirit of creativity and mutual respect to a team where these values matter.
Successful candidates must follow and enforce FCC regulations, station and company policies.
NRG Media, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school. Some on-air experience is preferred.
Good organizational and communication skills. Enjoy people. Have the ability to think outside the box. Work independently or in a team environment.
Social media and other digital expertise is preferred.
Send your materials that showcase your ability to deliver on-air, on-line, on-site and through social media and mobile. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Or mail your materials to Steve Albertsen, NRG Media. 4343 O Street. Lincoln, NE 68510.
Can you sell air? What about space?
We’re hiring salespeople. And not just any sales people. We’re looking for people who are fearless about getting to the decision maker, masterful at uncovering clients and their needs/objectives, and extraordinary at turning solutions into revenue for our heritage brands. We like self-driven problem solvers and people who value building long-term relationships with our business partners.
You’ll get up close and personal with business owners, marketing directors, and media buyers, and you’ll get to hang with some of your favorite radio personalities.
You’ll have amazing assets to work with: KLIN, Froggy 98, B-107.3, WOW 105.3, RED 94.5, Husker Sports and Huskermax.com.
This is a fantastic career opportunity with excellent compensation for the right client focused person.
Previous sales experience in advertising and/or media sales is preferred but we will train the right individual.
We’re hiring exceptional salespeople. If that’s you, email your resume/LinkedIn page and cover letter to Jill Masek, Director of Sales at email@example.com
Broadcast House is an Equal Opportunity Employer – all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.
NRG Media Lincoln operates five radio stations: KBBK-FM, KBBK-FM HD2, KFGE-FM, KLIN-AM, and KLNC-FM.
B107.3 (KBBK) is Lincoln’s #1 At Work Station, targeting Adults 25-54 and Women 25-54. B107.3 is also extremely active in the community, being involved in the Make A Wish Foundation, JDRF, Children’s Miracle Network and the Heart Walk.
Red 945 (KBBK-HD2) is Lincoln’s newest radio station, playing the hits from today’s contemporary artists. Targeting Adults 18-34 and Women 18-34, Red 945 feature more music mornings, the Lunch Line mix and Kyle Matthews in the afternoon.
Froggy 98 (KFGE) is Lincoln’s #1 Country and the most listened to country station in Southeast Nebraska. Froggy 98 targets Adults 18-49 and Women 18-49 and starts every weekday with the #1 country morning show of Gary & Nelson. Froggy 98 is proud to be Lincoln’s FM home for Husker Football.
KLIN is Lincoln’s #1 News & Talk station with AP and Nebraska Broadcasters Association’s Award Winning newscasts and features. Mornings start with “LNK Today”, followed by the biggest talk shows in the country. KLIN is home to Husker football and baseball.
105.3 Wow-FM (KLNC) is Lincoln’s Classic Hits Station with the best songs from the mid 70’s to the 90’s. Home of Bob & Tom in the morning, Wow-FM targets Adults 35-64.
Any station openings will be posted below when they are available with information about the position and the requirements for the candidate we are seeking. Each opening will also include contact information and details on the deadline to apply.
NRG Media, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.