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Promotions Manager



Company KCAU TV
Position Promotions Manager
Jobdescription Join the KCAU 9 team during an exciting time. KCAU 9 News seeks a Promotions Manager to develop and implement compelling on-air and online promotion to support increases in ratings and revenue. The ideal candidate will work closely with News, Sales and our community service partners.

Develop and implement compelling on-air and online promotional campaigns to support and elevate the KCAU 9 News brand

• Develops the strategy for and oversee the productions of image promotions, topical promos, special report promos and digital content promos

• Ensure promotional support is provided for all Nexstar and station news and sales projects

• Create and maintain log strategy for promotion avails

• Manage and execute promotion strategy for station events

• Build rapport with community partners

• Oversee production of graphics and proper execution of the brand, supporting news and sales efforts while ensuring the integrity of our brand

Requirements & Skills:

• Experience, developing and executing successful television and digital promotions with demonstrable results for ratings and revenue

• Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Advertising or a related field

• Leadership experience in guiding creative teams a plus

• Excellent personal and written communication skills

• Strong organization skills

• Excellent managerial and interpersonal skills

• Highly responsive to deadlines and internal communications

• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

• Strong non-linear editing skills.

• Working knowledge of lighting and audio gear.

• Detailed experience and understanding of all aspects of station promotion and TV production including news, sports, weather, public service.

• Extensive knowledge and proven experience in Adobe Creative Suite of Products, including After Effects, Premiere and Photoshop

• Passion for strong image and promotion writing.

• Possess strong video production skills utilizing JVC and Canon Cameras.

• Possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written, presentation, organization and time management skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks.

• Must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to successfully interact with all departments.

Expdate 05/06/21


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