Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

Activation Specialist in West Babylon, NY at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 12/1/2021

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.

Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

The ideal candidate:

Enjoys working with the public and possesses a demonstrable commitment to serve our local community
Is comfortable with digital technology and learns new skills and processes quickly
Is creative and forward-thinking with the desire to innovate and improve
Is detail-oriented and possesses the organizational skills necessary to see a project through from inception to successful implementation
Thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys being challenged
Plays well with others, has a sincere desire to make those around them better, and is committed to a team mentality in a diverse environment

We are looking for a creative and dynamic individual who is motivated to consistently execute compelling events and campaigns that are relevant to our community.

Responsibilities:

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

Qualifications:

  • 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

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