NOW HIRING- Promotions / Membership Specialist (Part Time)

Want to put your skills to use making a difference in your community and work in a stimulating, creative environment? Alabama Public Television is seeking a part-time Promotions/Membership Specialist (20 hours per week) for our public radio station, WLRH 89.3 FM/HD in Huntsville, AL.  The Promotions/Membership Specialist will work collaboratively with the Director of Radio, Senior Promotions Specialist and other WLRH staff members to help with membership, station events and other fund-raising activities. This position will also help communicate with WLRH’s leadership donors and community partners to generate membership support. This position will also perform general office duties as assigned. Schedules are flexible, but you will be required to work on-site ... no remote working.  NOTE:  This is not an on-air position.  

Qualified candidates need an intimate knowledge of WLRH programming, and WLRH listening audience and service area. Candidates must be able to work alone and within teams, have good organizational & communication skills (oral & written), strong computer skills (including Microsoft Office, Google Suite and Adobe Acrobat), and experience with social media. Other preferred skills (but not required) are any combination of training and experience equivalent to:  Graduation from a four-year college or university with major course work in public relations, communications, advertising, history, education or other related fields, experience in promotions and/or fund-raising. Graphic design skills are a bonus.

To apply, send us a cover letter, resume and 3 professional references. 3 work samples may also be submitted, but are not required. Send applications to [email protected] and by mail to: WLRH/UAH Campus, John Wright Drive. Huntsville AL 35899 . THE DEADLINE TO APPLY IS JUNE 30, 2021. 

This is an APT Foundation position.  Salary range is: ($11.54 - $13.70/hour).    NO PHONE CALLS/FAXES.  PLEASE DO NOT DROP OFF YOUR APPLICATION INFORMATION/RESUME AT THE STATION.  WLRH / APT is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 

 

WLRH is Alabama's first public radio station with deep ties to arts and culture in North Alabama and the Tennessee Valley. We cover a service area roughly 60 miles in all directions from our transmitter on Monte Sano Mountain, including north central Alabama and south central Tennessee.  Our main signal offers a mix of music, news, and variety programs offered by National Public Radio, American Public Media, Public Radio International, and more. WLRH also broadcasts three HD channelsHD1 is a digital version of the main WLRH signal. HD2 is a 24-hour classical music service. HD3 provides the most diverse news and talk programming in Alabama.

Huntsville is regularly ranked one of the best cities to live in America. It is a diverse, international city that made its name in pioneering the American space program. That spirit of innovation is alive and well in The Rocket City, which is quickly becoming Alabama’s largest city. It features a vibrant music and arts scene, dozens of great restaurants, award-winning breweries, and world-class outdoor recreation.

WLRH is the sister radio station to Alabama Public Television.  APTV is the nation's first public broadcasting network and is nationally recognized as a leader in education. Both WLRH and APTV are licensed to the Alabama Educational Television Commission

AGAIN ... NO PHONE CALLS or FAXES, and PLEASE, DO NOT STOP BY THE STATION. THANKS AND GOOD LUCK! 
 

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