Careers at Magic 92.5

Digital Designer

Overview

Come and join the fun at Local Media San Diego! We are hiring a seasoned creative professional with a background in graphic design, photography and video editing. Our digital media team supports three local radio stations (91X, Magic 92.5 and Z90), a digital advertising agency (Local Media Digital Labs), an event company (Local Media Events), and a brand new video production company (Cut Thru Creative).  If you’re interested in broadcast media and are up to the challenge of working in a fast-paced and evolving company, LMSD could have the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Responsibilities

  • Create and design graphics for radio station websites, client ads, event signage/posters and social media.
  • Photograph select concerts and events.
  • Film and edit video for various client ad campaigns, radio station promotions and events.
  • Ensure projects are completed with high quality and on schedule.
  • Work with department managers and collaborate with team members to establish creative direction for projects.
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects.
  • Work with a wide range of media and use graphic design software.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, digital media, or related field.
  • 3-5 years of experience in graphic design.
  • Familiarity with HTML and CSS preferred.
  • Knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator, FinalCut Pro.
  • Compelling portfolio of work over a wide range of creative projects that showcases competencies/experience.

Must submit link to online portfolio of work prior to being considered for an interview.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to jobs@lmasandiego.com – Please specify that you are applying for the position in the subject line. Local Media San Diego, LLC owns and operates Radio Stations in San Diego, CA.  We offer a competitive benefits package and are an Equal Opportunity Employer.   No phone calls, please.


Radio Broadcast Engineer

Job Description:

Local Media San Diego A is looking for a Full Time Engineer that will be responsible for maintaining and repairing all broadcast equipment including studio and transmitter equipment. This is a huge opportunity to work at a locally owned company with a very dynamic team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure radio stations are complying with all FCC rules and regulations.
  • Install and maintain broadcast equipment at transmitter sites and studios.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot links to transmitter sites.
  • Maintain all studio equipment and audio streaming.
  • Develop plans to integrate new technology for transmitter facilities, remote broadcasts and in house studios.
  • Provide technical support to employees.
  • Perform monthly inspections of all equipment.
  • Experience in computer based automation systems.
  • Ability to troubleshoot by using test equipment such as Spectrum Analyzers, Oscilloscopes, and field strength meters.
  • Work at remote broadcasts as needed.
  • Possess IT skills including ability to troubleshoot servers as needed.
  • Able to be on-call after hours for emergencies or maintenance as needed.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by Director of Operations, President/GM or CFO/COO.

Experience:

  • Minimum five years of experience in broadcast maintenance.
  • Associate’s or Technical degree in engineering related education is preferred.
  • Must work effectively with staff.
  • Knowledge of SAS consoles and NexGen is preferred.
  • Ability to understand technical materials.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must have flexible schedule.
  • On-call duty, including weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Perform other duties as needed.

If you believe you are a qualified candidate to work in this environment, please send resume to jobs@lmasandiego.com.   Compensation commensurate with experience. No phone calls please.

Local Media San Diego A is an equal opportunity employer.


Staff Accountant

Local Media San Diego, LLC is currently in search of a Staff Accountant for a fast-paced, multi station Radio Broadcasting environment.

Duties will include assisting Controller with month end close, various maintaining files and assisting with managing day-to-day accounting responsibilities including general ledger entries, Fixed Assets, and any interim projects. Experience with annual audits a plus. Candidate must be extremely organized and professional, work well with others at all levels, develop and maintain positive working relationships, must have excellent oral and written communication and adapts to a fast pace environment.

BA Degree preferred. Candidate must have knowledge of GAAP (General Accepted Accounting Principles) Accounts Payable, General Ledger, Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point Programs.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to adasilva@lmasandiego.com – Please specify that you are applying for the position in the subject line. Local Media San Diego, LLC owns and operates Radio Stations in San Diego, CA. We offer a competitive benefits package and are an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls, please.


Sales Coordinator 

Local Media San Diego, LLC is seeking a sales coordinator with a minimum of 2 years experience, preferably in radio, television, or broadcasting industry.  Candidate will assist a team of Account Executives, and Sales Managers with creating sales proposals, preparing media/sales kits, inputting sales orders and various other projects as needed. At times candidate will have to cover receptionist desk. Experience with radio sales software including Marketron, Arbitron, Miller Kaplan is preferred.  Must excel at PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.  Photoshop/Graphics experience is a plus.  The right candidate must be analytical, able to multi-task, detail oriented and well organized.  We are recruiting achievers who thrive in a fast-paced environment.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to adasilva@lmasandiego.com – Please specify that you are applying for the position in the subject line. Local Media San Diego, LLC owns and operates Radio Stations in San Diego, CA.  We offer a competitive benefits package and are an Equal Opportunity Employer.   No phone calls, please.


Account Executive 

Local Media San Diego, LLC is seeking a seasoned Account Executive to drive core station Spot, Digital and Non-Traditional Revenues. The ideal Candidate uses past experience while staying up to date on current media trends and help clients with marketing objectives. Candidate should be able to actively engage in strategic prospecting, help assess client needs analysis and then create client solutions on a daily basis. Those that can cultivate meaningful relationships with high-level decision makers & key influencers are encouraged to apply. Meeting and exceeding annual quota objectives, striving for maximum market share in the process, is the expectation. Desired experience: 2-3 years of media sales with a successful record of accomplishment of exceeding revenue budgets. We are recruiting “can do” achievers who thrive in a fast-paced team environment! Candidate must have a valid Driver’s License, vehicle and insurance. We offer a competitive benefits package.

Please send all resumes to mkallen@lmasandiego.com


Account Executive Digital Sales

Local Media San Diego is looking for an Account Executive to sell our digital assets. This position is responsible for developing and maintaining strategic advertising partnerships with digital advertising agencies and advertisers in San Diego and throughout Southern California. Successful candidates must be motivated, enthusiastic, self-starters able to work effectively both independently and in a team environment.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage and proactively sell to digital advertising agencies and brands
  • Structure and direct the entire sales process from account identification to close
  • Work with Director of Digital Sales to develop new strategies and solutions for local, regional and national companies
  • Market database of 1st party users
  • Build Social Media campaigns from an active and engaged base of followers
  • Collaborate with series of Local Media Events to enhance digital campaign with more touch points
  • Use local targeting to super serve the needs of advertisers on a micro level

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 

  • 1-2 years of Digital Account Executive or client facing Digital Ops experience
  • Strong existing network of agency/brand contacts and relationships

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • 2-3 years prior experience in a digital sales role
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Professional appearance and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to design, deliver and execute marketing strategies and presentations
  • Must be knowledgeable and savvy with digital and social platforms,
  • Prior demonstrated prospecting experience through cold calling, networking and meeting functions
  • Ability to deliver and reaching sales targets and revenue goals

Please send all resumes to mkallen@lmasandiego.com


Account Executive

Local Media San Diego is seeking an Account Executive to drive core station spot, digital and event revenue initiatives.  The ideal candidate is a creative, self-motivated with a “can do” outlook, who actively engages in strategic prospecting, uncovering client needs analysis and then developing custom solutions on a daily basis.  Those that can cultivate meaningful relationships with high-level decision makers & key influencers are encouraged to apply.  Meeting and exceeding annual quota objectives, striving for maximum market share in the process, is the expectation.  Desired experience: 5+ years of media sales with a successful track record of generating revenue in on-air, on line and event assets. We’re recruiting achievers who thrive in a fast-paced team environment!  Candidate must have a valid Driver’s License, vehicle and insurance.  We offer a competitive benefits package. Please send all resumes to adasilva@lmasandiego.com


On-Air Board Operator

The qualified candidates will:
• Operate broadcast console
• Read and follow format log and play the correct spots and station ID’s at the appropriate times
• Operate faders, monitor audio levels, and segue music – ensure the music is tight.
• Board ops will need to show up 30 minutes prior to live broadcast to check in and make sure studio is set up for broadcast
• Communicate effectively with program directors.  Other duties may be assigned
• May help administer contests, answer listener phone calls, screen listener calls for live shows.
• Board operators may also be responsible for monitoring additional radio stations simultaneously.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to localmediasd@gmail.com. No phone calls, please.

I N T E R N S H I P S

Social Media Internship Program

Local Media San Diego is a local, independent radio group in San Diego that includes radio stations 91X, Magic 92.5 and Z90. Socially, our main goal is to build a community of people that are engaged in the station brands, creating more on-air listenership, increased attendance at station events and shows, and increased digital traffic (database, unique visitors and frequency).
We are looking for fun, enthusiastic interns to work with our Social Media/Content Team! Interns will assist with creating and curating content for our Websites and social media channels: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat.

What you will learn:
• How to create and guide compelling content that engages the audience demographic for each station.
• How to track Social Media and Website analytics and the success of posts and content.
• How to effectively work in a fast-paced environment.
• Photography and possible video editing if the opportunity presents itself.

What we require:
• You have to be Social! Hermits need not apply!
• Upper-division classes in Marketing, Communication, Public Relations, or other related classes.
• Organized and detailed oriented, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments.
• Creative and confident – not afraid to be a bold and outside the box thinker.
• Love for social networking sites, and general excitement to learn new skills and work as part of a high-energy team.
• A strong work ethic and flexibility to work occasional early mornings, evenings and weekends when a learning opportunity arises.
• A personal laptop and Smart Phone that can be used for this internship.
• Your schedule must be flexible, you must be able to accept remote applications if you are joining us at an event.
• Must be legally able to work in US.
• A 3-month commitment
• Minimum of 10-hours per week.

Our commitment to you :
• You will learn about the fastest growing area of the radio industry.
• You will have FUN!
• You will leave with practical and real-world experience at the end of your 3-months with us.
• You will have FUN!
• We will provide you with a glowing letter of recommendation if you wow us with your skills!
• Did we mention, this will be FUN?!

This is an UNPAID internship

Please include a very creative cover letter introducing yourself, telling us why you want to work with 91X, Magic 92.5 and Z90, and your social media accounts, portfolio links, etc. No phone calls, please.


Learn about the radio business, first hand!

Qualifications:
• Must be 18 years or older.
• Must receive college credit for internship via work experience/internship class.
• Mandatory attendance at the promotions meetings every Wednesday at 12:30pm
• Must be able to work at least 15 hours per week.
• Help with collecting digital content for social media, and the radio websites.

If you meet ALL of the above requirements

This is an UNPAID internship