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LOCAL SALES MANAGER

The Des Moines Radio Group is seeking a Local Sales Manager! The Des Moines area is experiencing incredible growth, and we need an enthusiastic and persistent sales leader to work in a fast-paced environment, have strong leadership skills, high-energy, creativity, and the ability to train and motivate the sales team.  Previous radio and digital sales experience and working knowledge of Marketron, TapScan, and Strata are preferred. Full benefits package available.

Interested candidates should send their resumes and cover letter to the following:

Stephanie Heide
General Manager
Des Moines Radio Group
1416 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
sheide@dsmradio.com


RADIO & DIGITAL SALES CONSULTANT

The Des Moines Radio Group is adding a Radio & Digital Sales Consultant to our team! The right person will enjoy making connections with business owners, discovering their needs, and developing custom marketing solutions for their business. In this position, you will have the flexibility to manage your own time and the ability to grow your income because of your efforts.

The Des Moines area is experiencing explosive growth, and we need enthusiastic and persistent salespeople to find, sell, and service new business as well as work with existing clients. We have a highly successful team, and our clients have grown to expect the best from us.

If you are a high-energy, self-starter who has a passion for helping people succeed, you will find that our combination of great stations, exciting promotions, and the sales tools will be a formula for growth and achievement. Sales experience is preferred but not required. Send your résumé and cover letter to Stephanie Heide at sheide@dsmradio.com.


PART-TIME PROMOTIONS AND MARKETING ASSISTANT 

Saga Communications’ Des Moines Radio Group is hiring for a part-time Promotions and Marketing Assistant position! If you are a motivated individual who is looking to extend your education and experience in radio broadcasting or the world of marketing and promotions and have a desire to get your foot in the door at Des Moines’ highest-rated group of stations, then you would make a great member of the Des Moines Radio Group Promotions team!

The Des Moines Radio Group Part-Time Promotions and Marketing Assistant will ultimately understand our stations and gain the skills to implement their goals. Through education, preparation, and respect, we will offer the most sought-after broadcast experience in Iowa. You will get the chance to attend and execute station events, live remote broadcasts, and private VIP listener parties. Plus, you will be an important part of the day-to-day operations of the Des Moines Radio Group’s 9 stations. By executing marketing campaigns and on-the-street promotions for clients and various charity organizations, you will become a vital asset to our success!

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE JOB:

  • Be able to work up to 26 hours a week
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to be creative and think outside the box
  • Computer skills, both Microsoft Office and Office 365 (required) and Adobe (preferred)
  • Reliable transportation & a valid driver’s license
  • Available to work nights and weekends
  • Lift up to 50lbs
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

PREFERRED BUT NOT REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • The ability to shoot and edit video
  • The ability to shoot and edit photos
  • Knowledge of graphic design programs
  • Basic event planning skills
  • Knowledge of broadcast radio equipment and programs is preferred but not necessary

TO APPLY: If you are excited to learn, become a part of the big picture, and – most importantly – have fun, apply now! Send your resume, cover letter, and recommendations to the following:

Jennifer Bessman
Director of Marketing and Promotions
1416 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
jbessman@dsmradio.com


EOE

If your organization distributes information about employment opportunities to job seekers, or refers job seekers to employers, and would like to receive job vacancy notices from the Des Moines Radio Group, please provide us with the name, address, telephone number, and contact person.

Please send the information specified above to the following person:

Heather OberenderBusiness ManagerDes Moines Radio Group1416 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
hoberender@dsmradio.com


Des Moines Radio Group is owned by Saga Communications, a leading broadcast company with broadcast properties in 27 markets comprising more than 100 brands. Our positions offer excellent benefits including health and dental insurance, vacation, and a 401K plan. Saga Communications is an equal opportunity employer.


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