Director Promotions

Hope Media Group has a premier opening for Director of Promotions. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in media promotions and event planning. This is an opportunity to lead a Houston-based team of passionate people committed to promoting our Contemporary Christian Music radio and digital properties. This position provides vision and strategic direction for all Hope Media Group brand’s promotions and community outreach initiatives. If you love developing strategic relationships with our communities to enhance the goals of the Hope Media Group ministry, we want to talk to you.

Essential Functions

Strategic Planning

  • Develop strategy and ensure strategic alignment for KSBJ, Vida Unida, NGEN Radio, and HOPE ON DEMAND promotions and outreach initiatives
  • Create and execute promotional vision, strategies, tactics, events and appearances
  • Negotiate and purchase promotional and eCommerce items
  • Serve as the liaison between the content teams and seek out opportunities for any co-branding initiatives
  • Facilitate off-site activities and maintain the integrity of HMG brand’s presence at all events and HMG sponsored activities
  • Responsible for execution of on-air primary & CORE messaging
  • Identify local events and community initiatives that will support the marketing and fundraising campaigns
  • Develop and execute strategies that elevate awareness for brands in Houston and beyond
  • Ensure consistency in on-air promotional and outreach communications
  • Create new expansion initiatives that increase cume.
  • Responsible for event branding
  • Assist with planning and execution of station events
  • Ensure plans are sustainable

Community Engagement

  • Identify, engage, and manage relationships with community leaders, industry contacts, churches and other organizations
  • Responsible for identifying and executing large community events and primary messaging projects
  • Responsible for managing and executing outreach and generous justice projects

Leadership/Communication

  • Oversee organization, efficiency, and maintenance of departmental resources, supplies, and equipment
  • Act as project manager for all promotions initiatives
  • Participate in Core Team and help set the vision for Promotions/Outreach events
  • Collaborate with Corporate Partnership Team on sponsorable promotions and initiatives.
  • Ensure Outreach team, third party vendors and event hosts have all information and/or tools necessary to ensure a quality event

Administrative

  • Ensure timely response to our listener and community requests
  • Maintain focus and tracking of our community scorecard
  • Plan and manage Promotions/Outreach budget
  • Provide reporting on all events
  • Oversee ordering of promotional and on-line items
  • Oversee all promotional support for on-air giveaways
  • Responsible for promotions product inventory
  • Lead all aspects of the On-line order program
  • Provide oversight for execution of all events from set up to tear down
  • Oversee coordination and execution of Live Remote setups
  • Maintain and oversee the promotions calendar and timeline
  • Coordinate volunteers to assist in promo booth support

Demonstrated Faith

  • Pray for coworkers in team meetings
  • Lead prayer in large group settings as needed
  • Pray for donors when called upon to do so
  • Use Christian principles to work through conflict as outlined by the Culture tool kit
  • Participate in Sharathon, PowerDrive and Thankathon, and pray for donors over the phone as needed
  • Participate in ministry wide Christian bible studies
  • Attend weekly Staff Gatherings for prayer and devotions

Non-Essential Functions

  • Secure media credentials, VIP invitations and tickets
  • Any other duties assigned

Requirements

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree or related job experience in lieu of degree

Experience:

5 years experience leading promotions and community relations teams

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Creative and enthusiastic, team player
  • Strong administrative and organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Office and Google tool applications
  • Radio industry experience preferred
  • Must be able to drive station vehicles
  • Available to work flexible hours and weekends
  • Detail oriented with strong ability to maintain brand standards
  • Exceptional planning and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to work successfully across multiple departments
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Ability to build and foster relationships
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines
  • Strong network of established community connections, preferred
  • Heart for Christian ministry
  • Strong moral character
  • Must be comfortable praying in front of and for small and large groups
  • Has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Spiritually grounded and working knowledge of scripture
  • Must be an active member of a Bible believing local church

To apply for this position, please click Director Promotions to send resume, cover letter and brief testimony.

Date Posted: July 2022

Hope Media Group is a religious organization and integrates its Christian faith and convictions into every aspect of its operations, including employment. Hope Media Group makes employment-related decisions based on a person’s religious beliefs, spiritual maturity, conduct/lifestyle and its consistency with Scripture, Christian values, and other standards of conduct as determined by Hope Media Group.

 

To apply for this job email your details to ccain@wayfm.com

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