Salem Media Group Promotions & Event Manager

Published On May 21, 2018 » 338 Views»

Promotions & Event Manager – Salem Media Group | Eagan, MN

Salem Media Group in the Twin Cities is looking for a dynamic and creative Promotions and Event Manager that will make a full contribution to the success of the Marketing/Promotion, Programming, and Sales departments by being an effective team member, assist in the execution of station promotions and events from inception to completion; assist and coordinate different outside marketing plans, and assist with our client’s social media initiatives. We are looking for someone who can create a “buzz” and help deliver the Salem mission throughout the Twin Cities.


  • Oversee all promotions and marketing efforts for AM 1280 The PatriotAM 980 KKMSBusiness 1440Wellness Radio 1570, and digital only This includes on-air, on-line, and on-location promotions, and it also includes all aspects of marketing the brands, in all forms, on all platforms.
  • Generate specific promotional strategies to grow the brands. This requires coordinating with personnel in the department to plan and execute these strategies and to measure their success.
  • Work with the Operations Manager and Multimedia Sales Manager to identify and develop revenue-generating promotional opportunities.
  • Plan and execute all aspects of station events for all four stations, including:
    • Prepare promotional strategy outlining timelines and deadlines for marketing elements, registration, etc.
    • Oversee registration process, send updates to team, track pacing
    • Prepare event timeline, sponsor timeline, and program clock
    • Schedule staff and ensure all day-of responsibilities are covered
    • Create sales recap
  • Pursue new opportunities to grow the stations’ presence in cross-platform arenas, specifically, mobile, web, and social media with the Digital Audience Specialist.
  • Assist the clusters efforts with social media on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
  • Run weekly promotions and marketing meetings for the radio station cluster.
  • Create and edit cluster newsletters and press releases when needed.
  • Coordinate relationships with national ministries and oversee execution of national promotional campaigns with local promotions staff.


  • A minimum of two-years of promotions/event marketing experience.
  • The flexibility to work nights and/or weekends is crucial
  • Understanding of radio promotional and programming strategy and online and social media marketing.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Innovative and strategic thinker.
  • Organized individual with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment
  • Strong computer skills required including writing, web development, and photo editing and presentation design.

Salem Media Group offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package.Please visit our website for more information about Salem Media Group at
. No Phone calls please. Salem Media Group is an equal opportunity employer.If you possess these qualifications and Salem Media Group sounds like the company for you, please upload a well-written cover letter with salary requirements and resume when applying online.

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