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Street Team Coordinator – Summer Seasonal

(May 15-October 2, 2017)

Indie88 is searching for our next Street Team Coordinator to lead our dedicated promotional team for summer 2016.

The Street Team Coordinator is responsible for organizing the front line of our brand on the street. This individual will report directly to the Promotions Director and will be responsible for scheduling and planning all station appearances and promotional activities for the 2017 summer season. Half of your time will be spent in the office, the other half at the best events and music festivals in the GTA. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to, the following:

Responsibilities
· Coordinate and execute all on-site logistics and staffing for events, appearances and live broadcasts
· Work with Sales Team to organize client based station appearances
· Create and communicate event schedules and duties to promo staff
· Act as Team Leader during Indie88 promotional shifts
· Hire and train entry level Street Team members
· Basic reception duties as needed, answering phones, filing, greeting guests
· Manage the Indie88 Street Team, on-site calendars, on-site equipment and on-site prize inventory
· Serve as an ambassador for Indie88 within the community at various station and client events
· Maintain fleet of station vehicles
· Assist Promotions Director in large scale station promotions and events
· Curate social media content promoting Indie88 Street Team and it’s partners

Qualifications/Requirements:
· Must be 21 years of age or older
· Must have a valid class “G” Ontario drivers licence and a clean driving record
· Basic website editing and HTML
· Strong computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office
· Social media savvy. Proficient in drafting engaging content for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat
· Photoshop an asset
· Ability to multi-task
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills
· Proficient in event planning
· Problem solver and great at prioritizing
· True team player and leader
· Extremely organized and able to work under deadlines
· Available to work nights and weekends
· Understanding of broadcast equipment and remote broadcast set-ups

Hours: 30-40 hours per week.
Want to work for Indie88? Send a cover letter, resume and anything else you think we’d like to see to morgan@indie88.com. Please include “Street Team Coordinator” in the subject line. No phone calls please. Only qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Deadline to apply is 5:00pm on March 31, 2017

 

Account Manager

Toronto’s newest radio station is looking for motivated sales people to join the local sales team.

You are a believer in the power of radio advertising with a passion for direct retail sales which will help build our Customers’ business. Reporting to the General Sales Manager, you have experience in the advertising industry with local advertising development; you are hardworking, results driven & with strong interpersonal, communication & organizational skills.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE YOU MUST HAVE:
• A proven sales performer with measurable radio and digital sales experience
• Source, develop and grow new advertising business revenue.
• Ability to research & identify prospective customers, determine their potential, create and sell advertising campaigns.
• Develop, write and present clear and effective written proposals for current and prospective customers.
• Ability to make targeted creative presentations which inspire and grow client’s business.
• Actively participate in team sales and promotion meetings, providing written reports, customer needs & competitive activities.
• Create strategic sales promotional campaigns that meet client needs and fit station branding initiatives.
• Be a positive contributor to both the sales team and overall station initiatives.
• Successfully coordinate sales efforts with other departments.
• Ability to manage time effectively and multi-task.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Who We Are: 
Central Ontario Broadcasting is an independent broadcasting company with 25 years experience. We can make decisions quickly, we still believe radio is fun and a powerful tool for our clients and we encourage creative thinking. We’re use to innovating and delivering best in class solutions to our clients.

How to apply:
Please apply with your resume and cover letter to john@indie88.com
We thank everyone for their interest, but only those invited for an interview will be contacted.

 

Digital Media Intern

Indie88 is searching for a intern to join the Digital Media Team. You are preferably a student in a post graduate or graduate program with a focus on digital media and communications. You are looking for an internship that fulfills your program requirements. You have exceptional research and writing skills and a strong interest and aptitude for social media. You are a music fan who knows many of the artists Indie88 plays and regularly uses digital tools to discover and share music. You have some experience with the following Adobe Photoshop, WordPress, digital photography, and blogging.

Responsibilities:

  • Research and curate relevant music news for publication on Indie88 digital channels
  • Draft concert listings, music news, and lifestyle articles for Indie88 digital channels
  • Edit photos for use on Indie88 digital channels
  • Draft and schedule social media posts
  • Comfortable with WordPress publishing
  • Assist with operation of camera equipment for video and photo shoots
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs

Want this?

Want this? Send a great cover letter and resume to paul@indie88.com. Please include “Digital Media Intern” in the subject line. No phone calls please. Only qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

About Us
Indie88 (CIND-FM) officially launched on August 3rd as Canada’s first Indie station – Giving Great Music A Home. The station supports the musician behind the song and puts the audience first. Indie88 is committed to providing a platform for emerging Canadian artists and all their fans. To experience Indie88, tune in to 88.1 FM and Indie88.com.