Employment

JOB OPENINGS:

Job Title:  Membership and Development Manager.      

Reports to: Executive Director.              

General Description:  Accountable for all membership, development, public relations and marketing activities for WDIY®, supported by Board Committees, Staff & Volunteers.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College degree required.
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant professional experience required.
  • Computer literacy (MS Office, databases, website, social networking sites) required.
  • Experience in public radio recommended, with on-air fundraising beneficial.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills, goal-oriented.
  • Excellent oral and written communication and public presentation skills, good radio presence.
  • Self-motivated; strong team player with leadership skills essential.

RESPONSIBILITIES

This position has responsibility for revenue generation and growth from Membership, Grants & Events:

  • Manage membership activities:  sustain and grow membership, via member and listener communications, pledge drives, member appreciation and benefits, community outreach.
  • Manage Membership Database.
  • Manage development activities: private and corporate foundation support grant request writing and researching, major donor campaign, planned giving/ Endowment Fund, employer match program, and community partnerships.
  • Create and manage special events.
  • Establish and manage plan for meeting annual agreed-on development goals in these areas.
  • Develop, implement and manage public relations and marketing plan.
  • Provide content and design input for website and social networking sites.
  • Collaborate with the underwriting sales manager on projects with a common funder.
  • Cross train to provide back-up, as necessary.

This position serves as the staff member on the Fundraising, PR & Marketing Committee, comprised of Board Members and Volunteers, and also provides Staff representation to the WDIY Community Advisory Board.

PROBATIONARY PERIOD

A three-month probationary period includes a criminal background check, during which employment may be terminated with or without cause.

OTHER MISCELLANEOUS REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be willing to work flexible hours.
  • Must have a valid PA Driver’s License and own/operate a PA State Inspected Motor Vehicle.

 

This is a permanent, full-time position with benefits and salary negotiable.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. 

The Lehigh Valley Community Broadcasters Association, Inc. - WDIY-FM 88.1

is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, please email-only• a cover letter, resume, three references

and salary requirement to:

Wagner Previato – Executive Director, WDIY at HR@wdiy.org

*No faxes or direct mail, please.  Anticipated start date: Jan. 20, 2014.

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