Activation Specialist (Part-Time) in West Babylon, NY at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 11/20/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

Cox Media Group is looking for a dynamic and detail-oriented individual with exceptional people skills and a passion for community service to serve as an Activation Specialist for our broadcast family on Long Island. This is an entry-level position, serving as a brand ambassador for our stations and assisting in the operation of an active promotions department.  It is a rare opportunity to join a winning team and work for a company that puts people first and sincerely values passion, initiative and innovation.

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

The ideal candidate will embrace this life-style role and assist the team in whatever capacity is necessary to further develop our winning culture; however, at a minimum they will be expected to:

  • Liaise between the station, its listeners, and clients
  • Assist in the setup, execution, and break down of promotional events, such as sales remotes, in-studio performances, concerts, festivals, and parades
  • Organize and repack promotional materials & equipment for all promotional events
  • Operate, organize, and maintain station equipment, including vehicles and sound equipment
  • Help to complete contest & promotional calls
  • Other in-office help for the promotional department and cluster stations, on an as-needed basis

 

 

What we look for

WHAT YOU WILL BRING:

  • Must have valid driver’s license, with solid driving record
  • 18 years of age or older with a high school diploma
  • 1-2 years of customer service experience preferred
  • People oriented, friendly, dependable with the ability to adjust to different environment and situations, be proactive, approachable and helpful
  • Have knowledge of Cox Media Group's Long Island stations, its formats, basic station info
  • Must be able to lift/carry/set-up minimum 50lb equipment on your own
  • Must be able to drive vans and other non-compact vehicles
  • Some computer skills required, Word & Excel are required
  • Must have flexible schedule and be available on weekends; no exceptions

WHAT WE OFFER YOU: WHY YOU SHOULD WORK AT CMG

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.

CMG may require proof of COVID-19 vaccination upon hire or during employment as a term and condition of employment unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law.

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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