The mission of the Radio Campaign Manager would be to fully own responsibility for the delivery of successful radio campaigns for clients. The Radio Campaign Manager will be THE responsible individual for building and growing a network of radio show hosts and producers in order to connect clients with on-air radio opportunities.
We are a data and process driven organization. The outcomes expected of this individual are:
Ability to generate scheduling opportunities between clients and radio hosts and producers.
Arrange an average of 25 radio interviews each week.
Continually work to solidify relationships with clients and with radio show producers.
Execute and deliver all radio campaigns to adhere to guidelines and time periods specified in campaign contracts.
Creative development and strategy for all radio media campaigns.
Continually manage and direct all elements of radio campaigns, including all related clients and support staff.
Competencies (These are MUSTs):
Attention to Detail - Does not let important details slip through the cracks or derail a project.
Excellent Communication Skills - Articulate communicator (both written and verbal), polished and impressive phone presence with clients, producers and radio hosts.
Great Problem-Solving Abilities - Works diligently to work through complications or remove obstacles to client success.
Organization and Planning - Plans, organizes and schedules in a productive manner. Works to organize, meet and execute the scheduling needs of all clients and radio show interviews.
Listening Skills - Lets others speak and seeks to understand their viewpoints.
Persuasion - Able to convince others to pursue a course of action.
Preferred Skills and Experiences:
Strong background in customer relations.
Passionate interest in news and radio news broadcasts.
Must be resourceful and able to overcome obstacles on his/her own.
Ability to gain and understand specific industry and/or client-related knowledge quickly.
Knowledge of and/or experience as a radio host, producer or board operator is helpful but is not required.
News & Experts is an award-winning national PR organization that provides expert guests for local and national TV and talk radio shows, as well as expert sources to be quoted and published in traditional and multimedia print journals.