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Kalamazoo Wings, Broadcasting/Media Relations -- POSITION FILLED

Posted: Tue Jul 10, 2018 11:53 am
by Jon Chelesnik
The Kalamazoo Wings of the ECHL are accepting applications for a Broadcasting/Media Relations Professional.

What You'll Be Doing:

* Performs all play by play for home and away hockey games
* Establishes and maintains positive relationships with all news media for effective placement of story ideas
* Coordinates and organizes interviews for hockey personnel and facility representatives for an array of media requests
* Writes press releases, public service announcements, and other materials promoting the hockey team
* Sells radio advertising for broadcasts

What You Need for this Position:

* Ability to communicate well, both written and orally
* Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the media, advertisers, users, employees, and the general public
* Ability to plan, organize, and implement advertising and publicity programs
* Ability to prepare effective reports
* Ability to work long, irregular hours as dictated by programming
* Four-year degree in public relations, mass communications, journalism, or related fields
* Three years of responsible experience in a public relations and/or broadcasting capacity
* Demonstrated sales ability
* Combined education/experience may be evaluated to meet minimum requirements

What's In It For You:

* 401k with contribution match (Full-Time option)
* Medical/Dental/Vision (Full-Time option)
* Health and Wellness reimbursement
* 10% Discount on GHG outlets
* Complimentary Meal Break
* Discounted Hotel Rates

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America.

Apply online

Re: Kalamazoo Wings, Broadcasting/Media Relations -- POSITION FILLED

Posted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:14 am
by Jon Chelesnik
Hats off to Isaac Berky, the new voice of the Kings.