Cumuls Broadcasting Promotions Coordinator in Chicago, Illinois

The 94.7/890 Promotion Coordinator will manage all promotions, on-air, online and on-site execution for 94.7 WLS, & WLS 890 AM. Must be a self-starter who is highly motivated, dependable, detail oriented, outgoing, energetic, and displays professionalism and enthusiasm when representing the company. Major multi-tasking, creative and organizational skills are required. Must be available evening/late night/weekends hours as needed for station events.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage and implement station marketing initiatives & events in conjunction with Promotions Manager/Marketing Director
  • Project manage major station events
  • Manage Promotion Requests from Sales and external promotional opportunities__
  • Manage, schedule & write live and recorded promotional on-air copy
  • Create station promotional digital assets (contest/landing pages, concert listings, text alerts/contests, graphics & eblast copy, etc.)
  • Maintain compliance for station content rules
  • Set up text campaigns
  • Develop, manage & maintain complete Prize fulfillment system & execution (calls, emails, affidavidts, mailing, will call lists, etc)
  • Assist with The Lounge (station performance studio) coordination, set up, execution


  • Age – 21 years or older
  • Radio promotions &/or marketing experience
  • Outgoing and upbeat personality is a MUST!
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interact effectively with the public.
  • Must work in a cooperative manner; interacting effectively with all station personnel, clients, vendors and listeners.
  • Ability to work independently and operate effectively in high-pressure, time-critical situations


  • College Degree Preferred
  • Previous work experience or internship within radio, media, public relations and/or special events
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office & excellent writing skills for on-air & online promotional copy.
  • Experience with video editing, web design, writing, event planning &/or social media a plus
  • Must be willing to work in a smoke-free environment
  • Ability to multi-task and work long and varied hours

Physical Demands:

  • Substantial physical movement is required for this position. Must be able to lift & transport various equipment, including heavy items up to 50 lbs
  • Occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. Should be capable of maintaining oral communications despite various noise levels

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Cumulus Media, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Department: Promotions/Marketing

Location: Chicago, IL