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About CUMULUS MEDIA 

 

A leader in the radio broadcasting industry, CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) combines high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands to deliver premium content choices to the 245 million people reached each week through its 434 owned-and-operated stations broadcasting in 89 U.S. media markets (including eight of the top 10), approximately 8,000 broadcast radio stations affiliated with its Westwood One network and numerous digital channels. Together, the Cumulus Radio Station Group and Westwood One platforms make CUMULUS MEDIA one of the few media companies that can provide advertisers with national reach and local impact. The Cumulus Radio Station Group and Westwood One are the exclusive radio broadcast partners to some of the largest brands in sports, entertainment, news, and talk, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the Academy of Country Music Awards, the American Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, and more. Additionally, it is the nation's leading provider of country music and lifestyle content through its NASH brand, which serves country fans nationwide through radio programming, exclusive digital content, and live events. For more information, visit www.cumulusmedia.com.


Sales & Front Desk Assistant

Department: Administrative
Location: Kansas City, KS

Cumulus Media Kansas City is offering a great opportunity for a self-motivated individual to learn the sales side of the radio broadcasting industry as a Sales and Front Desk Assistant. Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, be able to accomplish tasks and deadlines with little supervision, should be a self-starter, team-player, and highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced office environment. 

 Who We Are:

Cumulus Kansas City currently features 7 stations in the Kansas City metro and surrounding areas.  The most legendary KCFX, “101 the Fox” and “Chiefs Radio Network”, along with  KCHZ, “95.7 the Vibe”, KCJK, 105.1 “X 105.1 KC”, KCMOAM, 710 “Talk Radio”, KCMO-FM, 94.9FM “Kansas City’s Greatest Hits”, KMJK, “Magic 107.3” and KCMO-HD2 FM “102.5 Jack FM”, reach thousands of listeners on a daily basis.  At Cumulus Kansas City we strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to drive the evolving, diverse culture of the Power of Radio to success. 

 Our Opportunity:

 The Sales and Front Desk Assistant position is a full time, salaried position.  Preferred candidates will have one to two years of administrative/sales support experience, preferably in a broadcast or advertising agency environment, but not required.  Must be highly organized and detail oriented.  Candidate must possess excellent computer skills, including proficiency of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Power Point a plus. Experience in customer relation skills, both in person and over the telephone required.

 Duties include:

Assisting Sales Managers and Sales Representatives in the day to day functions of the sales organization as a member of the Support Team.

  • Input of broadcast orders and production orders in proprietary systems
  • Responsible for the front desk responsibilities.  Assisting clients and listeners, promotion prize coordination, supply ordering and other support duties for all departments as needed.

 Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 1 to 2 plus years of      experience in fast-paced administrative/office environment preferred
  • Strong computer skills and      proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong prioritization and      follow-through skills
  • Great team player and      problem solver

 What We Offer:

  • Cumulus offers an opportunity to embark on a career with the fastest growing media company in the U.S.  
  • Recognition and reward for outstanding performance.
  • Competitive pay and the ability to increase income. 
  • Benefits, vacation, and paid holidays offered for all full time employees. 
  • Benefits include:  Medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account with company match, 401K with company match, and Life and Disability coverage. 

 For immediate consideration, please complete the application process at: http://www.cumulus.com/careers.

 

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

  

Posting Dates: 12/5/18 until filled

 

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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