|Company Name||Cumulus Media (view profile)|
|Location||Colorado Springs, Colorado|
|Date Posted||April 4, 2018|
Cumulus | Colorado Springs is offering a rare opportunity for an experienced Promotions Director and Classic Rock PM Drive Air Talent for 98.1 KKFM.
The successful candidate has a solid knowledge of classic rock music, as well as experience in media promotions and commercial radio production.
Job Responsibilities / Skills:
Anchor a live, entertaining music-based weekday PM drive show, as well as voice-track weekend show.
Oversee day-to-day communications with sales and programming personnel to brainstorm and perpetuate memorable and money-making promotions for the station and its advertisers.
This position requires a high level of organization, planning and communication skills. Critical skill sets required for this opening include:
The ability to edit/produce audio. Experience with Scott Studios, Op-X, XDS, and Adobe Audition would be helpful.
Dynamic communication skills as you will represent several aspects of the station throughout the cluster and community.
A passion for, and a knowledge of, classic rock.
Ability to manage and complete multiple ongoing tasks in a deadline driven environment.
Who We Are:
Cumulus/Colorado Springs is home to 95.1 Nash-FM, XTRA Sports 1300, 98.1 KKFM, 98.9 Magic FM, 92.9 Peak FM, and 740 KVOR. KKFM is our market’s heritage Classic Rock, with a strong Class C FM signal and a history of being a ratings leader for nearly 30 years.
A leader in the radio broadcasting industry, Cumulus Media combines high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands to deliver premium content choices to the 245 million people reached each week through its 450 owned-and-operated stations broadcasting in 90 US media markets (including eight of the top 10), more than 8,000 broadcast radio stations affiliated with its Westwood One network and numerous digital channels.
Together, the Cumulus/Westwood One platforms make Cumulus Media one of the few media companies that provides advertisers with national reach and local impact. Cumulus/Westwood One is the exclusive radio broadcast partner to some of the largest brands in sports, entertainment, news, and talk, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMY’s, the Academy of Country Music Awards, the American Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, Westwood One News, and more. Additionally, it is the nation's leading provider of country music and lifestyle content through its NASH brand, which serves country fans nationwide through radio programming, exclusive digital content, and live events. For more information, visit www.cumulus.com.
- 2 years or more of on-air and technical radio experience/education.
- Flexibility and a pro-active work ethic.
What We Offer:
- Cumulus offers an opportunity to embark on a career with the fastest growing media company in the U.S.
- Recognition and reward for outstanding performance.
- Competitive pay and the ability to increase income.
- Benefits, vacation, and paid holidays offered for all full time employees.
- Benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account with company match, 401K with company match, and Life and Disability coverage.
Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.