Activation Specialist (Part-Time) - Atlanta Radio in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 5/22/2023

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Job Summary

The Activation Specialist for CMG Atlanta Radio reports directly to the Promotions & Activations Lead and represents the radio stations as a Brand Ambassador at events and on social media, as well as assisting the promotions team in the office by preparing for events, fulfilling contest and prizing and utilizing other skills to create content across departments. 

This role is an entry-level, part-time position, with the opportunity to potentially shadow current CMG employees and assist in videography, graphic design, social media, marketing, promotions, event planning, sales and programming.

Exceptional communication skills and an energetic personality are a requirement. This role will require working nights, weekends and holidays regularly, as well as the ability to lift 50 pounds. 


  • Engaging with the public at events ranging from client locations to major festivals and concerts which may require high levels of energy for several hours 
  • Present themselves professionally on-site at events, in the office and on social media 
  • Represent each radio station in the cluster through knowledge of, and passion for, the brands 
  • Set up and break down of station sound and promotional equipment (tents, banners, speakers, audio PA system) at station events 
  • Creating and posting engaging content, photos and video on station social media 
  • Assist with organization and maintenance of station vehicles and promotional equipment 
  • Compose accurate and detailed event recaps for management 
  • Effectively communicate with listeners via email, phone and in-person 
  • Assist in various departments throughout CMG Atlanta Radio as needed, including but not limited to digital content, programming, sales, and engineering 



What we look for


  • Must be a professional team player with customer focus and ability to take initiative and direction 
  • 18 years of age or older 
  • Highly adaptable and professional 
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Videography, event coordination, customer service and/or social media skills preferred 
  • Able to multi-task in a high-speed environment 
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills including grammar, spelling and the ability to tailor copywriting to each stations’ brand voice 
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs 
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays throughout the year 
  • Possess a valid GA driver’s license and clean driving record 
  • College coursework in marketing, public relations, digital media, preferred 
  • High school diploma or equivalent required 


CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements.  We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

CMG provides valuable local and national journalism and entertainment content to the people and communities it serves. The company's businesses include 14 high-quality, market-leading television brands in 9 markets; 54 top-performing radio stations delivering multiple genres of content in 11 markets; a Washington, DC news bureau; and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's TV portfolio includes multiple primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and time-off programs.


If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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