Emmis Communications

  • Emmis NY Promotions Brand Ambassadors- (Part Time)

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 6 months ago(2/9/2018 4:52 PM)
    Job ID
    2017-1238
    # of Openings
    12
    Category
    Marketing/Promotions
  • Job Overview

    Are you outgoing, social, can interact easily with people? Do you have MC skills or can DJ? Looking for a part time job with a flexible schedule? This is the part-time job for you! EMMIS NY home of HOT 97, WBLS and WLIB located in New York City is currently seeking energetic, highly confident, highly organized, innovative, hardworking, and self-motivated individuals to join our Promotions Brand Ambassador team. This is a part time position that pays $14 an hour. WQHT- HOT 97, WBLS 107.5 AND 1199AM is part of Emmis Communications. The Emmis culture carries at its heart the belief that, in order to succeed, a company must take risks, treat its people well and give them the tools they need to win. Emmis has earned this valued reputation by setting high standards for excellence while creating a fun, exciting, and innovative workplace where every individual is a part of the team.

     

     

     

    Responsibilities

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities including the following. Other duties may be assigned.

     

    • Professionally represent the radio station and our clients working promotional events throughout the New York metropolitan area that include schools, malls, auto dealerships, retailers, concerts, movie-screenings, supermarkets and more.
    • Must be clean-cut, professional, energetic and able to communicate effectively.
    • Coordinate and communicate with sponsors and/or venue organizations regarding upcoming concerts or station promotional events.
    • Setup/breakdown tent and stage, operate sound system and maintain equipment, and organize remotes on location (you will be trained to do this).
    • Hands out prizes and promotional materials.
    • Interacts with event attendees and the public at promotional events.
    • Host event and play games on microphone in front of a crowd
    • Writes detailed recaps of all station events.
    • Takes photos of events for recaps.
    • Drives station vehicles to/from promotional activities and keeps neat and tidy.
    • Assists with preparation for events, stocking supplies and packing equipment.
    • Develops and maintains excellent working relationships with all departments.
    • Driving station vehicles is a core responsibility of this position, so employees must possess a Valid driver’s license, and when applicable, state mandated automobile insurance

     

    Desired Skills & Experience

    Qualifications:

     

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

    The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and sit.

    The employee occasionally must lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include appropriate vision needed to drive as required for a valid driver’s license.

     

    Clean cut, out-going, fun personality •

    High school diploma or equivalent required.

    College enrollment/classwork preferred. 

    Excellent oral and written communication skills.

    Ability to interact and speak publicly on the microphone in front of a crowd. 

    Highly organized, computer proficient, and able to use standard office equipment (i.e., computer, copier). 

    Ability to maintain a professional and positive attitude and appearance.

    Ability to work well unsupervised in a fast-paced environment. 

    Availability to work on weekdays, primarily weekends, evenings, and some holidays.

    Availability to work a minimum of 3 days a week if scheduled, with awareness that most events take place weeknights and weekends.

    Must be dependable, timely, accurate and able to multitask. 

    Must be proficient with the following computer software: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) • Must be able to lift 30-50 lbs.

    Employees must possess a Valid driver’s license, and when applicable, state mandated automobile insurance.

     

    Education and/or Experience:

    High school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

     

    Language Skills:

    Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and group situations to customers, clients, listeners, and other employees of the organization.

     

    Reasoning Ability:

    Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

     

    Other Skills and Abilities:

    Ability to multi-task and work long and varied hours. Excellent communication skills and ability to interact effectively with the public. Highly organized, computer proficient and able to use standard office equipment (i.e., computer, copier and fax machine).

     

    Physical Demands: [What is described here is representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.]

     

     

    Work Environment: [What is described here is representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.]

     

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level is the work environment is usually moderate.

    Company Description

     

    To Apply:

    Please submit your resume and profile online at www.emmis.com. Resumes can also be sent to resumes@emmisny.com

    If unable to apply on line, please mail resumes to Emmis Communications, 395 Hudson Street, 7th Floor, NY NY 10014

    Attn: Human Resources Department

     

    No phone calls please.

     

    Emmis Communications (NASDAQ: EMMS) is a diversified media corporation with award-winning radio broadcasting and magazine publishing operations in markets across the country. Emmis is as well-known for its creative culture as for its operations. Our people are aggressive, knowledgeable and deeply committed to each of the communities in which we operate. Because employees are the key to our success, Emmis offers strong benefits and incentives, including health, dental and life insurance and a 401(k) contribution plan. For more information about Emmis, see our website at www.emmis.com.

     

    EMMIS COMMUNICATIONS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 

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