NBC Universal Community and Press Manager in San Diego, California

Job Number 35045BR

Job Title Community and Press Manager

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCUOTS - KNSD

Posting Category Communications

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province California

City San Diego

Responsibilities

• Initiate and coordinate stations’ community outreach efforts. Work with various departments to further both station’s identity and mission through strategic community projects and campaigns.

• Manage all administrative and coordination aspects related to community projects and campaigns.

• Act as primary liaison to community groups and internal liaison with both NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 news, sales and promotion departments on community projects. This includes coordination of talent appearances, sponsor partnerships, promotional opportunities and news coverage.

• Manage press relations for both stations including press releases to local and national press, coordination of press interviews with talent and NBC 7 executives and calls with the press leads at corporate and other owned stations.

• Manage NBC 7 & Telemundo 20 local event booths. Spearhead activities for the booth to encourage interaction with the community and manage the NBC 7 street team who works the booths.

• Responsible for the coordination of production for public service announcements and scheduling.

• Maintain the station and community page on both websites.

• Design and order station merchandise for community and station use.

• Represent the station on panels, functions and speaking engagements as appropriate.

• Help manage the Creative Services intern.

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• Minimum of 3 years of experience in Community Relations and/or Public Relations

• Strong public speaking ability with strong written and oral communication skills.

• Working knowledge of San Diego’s socio-economic market. Familiarity with word, excel, and PowerPoint.

• Self-starter with strong organizational and project management abilities.

• Must be bilingual in English and Spanish

Eligibility Requirements:

• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online at www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

• Must be able to work flexible hours when needed

• Must be willing to work in San Diego, CA

• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

• Must be at least 18 years old or greater

Desired Characteristics

• BA/BS desired

• Change agent- must embrace and drive significant process change across the station

• Superior organizational skills- must possess the ability to manage multiple priorities with confidence, balance, and vigor.

• Process-oriented: Analyze current processes and help implement improvements for continuous operating growth

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