Careers

Every great company begins with great talent. We’re always looking for innovators, idea makers, and creative people to join our team. If you want to use your skills to help businesses in our community grow, then let’s chat.

PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Event Director

Full Time Position About This Position The 5 Star Media Group is looking for a qualified candidate to fulfill an opening in our growing Event department. The Event Director will be responsible for the non-traditional revenue (i.e. events) for our eight radio stations and ClarksvilleNow.com. The Event Director maintain a positive presence in the local community through our on-site promotions. All community events hosted by the stations will be developed through this position. The Event Director will be responsible for the following:

  • Execute station events from concept, planning, to day-of execution.
  • Create, manage, and maintain all station led events.
  • Act as a liaison with community organizations and local businesses.
  • Develop relationships with vendors and clients to bring businesses into events.
  • Create sponsorship proposals for all events.
  • Confidently pitch local businesses sponsorship packages, asking for funding for events.
  • Develop relationships with local vendors and businesses for trade opportunities.
  • Present sponsorship opportunities to businesses and prospect new business.
  • Maintain financial documents, including expense sheets, profit/loss accounts, and event budgets.
  • Plan logistical guides, maps, and processes for all station events.

Skills (Required)

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Office and Sharepoint
  • Superior knowledge of event planning is a plus.
  • Proven experience and success using social media for business.
  • Highly organized and a strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong critical thinking skills.
  • Self-starter who is not afraid to ask for money.
  • Strategic thinker.

Send your resume and portfolio of work to: 5 Star Radio Group, Attention: Jessica Goldberg, 1640 Old Russellville Pike, Clarksville, TN 37043 or email your resume and relevant material to jgoldberg@5starradio.com. 5 Star Radio Group is an Equal Opportunity employer and is owned and operated by Saga Communications.

PROMOTIONS COORDINATOR

Full-time About This Position The 5 Star Media Group is looking for a qualified candidate to fulfill an opening in our growing promotions department, which supports programming and sales for eight radio stations and ClarksvilleNow.com. The Promotions Coordinator will be responsible for maintaining a positive presence in the local community through our on air, online, and on-site promotions. The Promotions Coordinator will be responsible for the following:

  • Help to create and facilitate station promotions on and off air, such as contests, sponsorships, events, fundraisers, and more.
  • Act as liaison between sales and programming to make sure promotions are executed properly.
  • Meet regularly with programming and sales to create memorable and effective promotions.
  • Research potential promotional ideas and actively search for ways to generate station revenue.
  • Develop each stations’ look and presentation at public events and appearances.
  • Fulfill contest winners and organize records of all contests and winners.
  • Create promotional sales sheets and sponsor proposals.
  • Generate promotional recaps for clients.
  • Act as a liaison with community organizations and local businesses.
  • Be aware of potential partnerships between community organizations and events and the stations.
  • Develop relationships with vendors and clients to acquire tickets, t-shirts, and other promotional items.

Skills (Required)

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Office and Sharepoint
  • Superior knowledge of Microsoft Powerpoint is a plus.
  • Proven experience and success using social media for business.
  • Highly organized and a strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong critical thinking skills.

Send your resume and portfolio of work to: 5 Star Radio Group, Attention: Jessica Goldberg, 1640 Old Russellville Pike, Clarksville, TN 37043 or email your resume and relevant material to jgoldberg@5starradio.com. 5 Star Radio Group is an Equal Opportunity employer and is owned and operated by Saga Communications.

INTERACTIVE MARKETING COORDINATOR

Full Time Position The 5 Star Media Group is looking for a qualified candidate to fulfill an opening in the growing interactive department. This position supports the online presence of eight radio stations and Clarksville Now. The Interactive Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for maintaining a positive and consistent presence on all social media channels. Focus will be to establish and maintain a consistent virtual tone of voice for each station. A successful candidate will be able to clearly demonstrate extensive experience managing corporate social media channels and blogs. Responsibilities

  • Manage the online content management databases for each radio station.
  • Create and implement digital contests, quizzes, and polls to provide interactive content for listeners.
  • Create engaging online copy for station websites.
  • Maintain the unique voice and brand for all eight radio stations on their digital products.
  • Monitor all personality blogs to ensure consistent, quality posting.
  • Maintain web content for station websites, with exemplary proofreading skills.
  • SEO management and focus on relevant content for inbound traffic to websites.
  • Curate the brands social media channels – including professional response to comments, videos, and quality photos.
  • Expert level communication and copy writing for station newsletters.
  • Measure and analyze the metrics for all online products, building a solid digital strategy focused on results.

Requirements

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Basic understanding of HTML for website management.
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Photoshop)
  • Proven experience and success using social media for business.
  • Self starter with superior time management skills.

Pluses

  • Experience creating and executing multi-platform branding campaigns.
  • Experience developing an editorial calendar with examples of metrics.
  • Experience measuring conversion and ROI.

MEDIA MARKETING PROFESSIONAL

Full Time Position The Five-Star Media Group in Clarksville is looking for a qualified Media Marketing Sales Professional. The ideal candidate will have experience creating marketing and branding campaigns for clients. This position is only suited for a self motivated individual who enjoys achieving their goals. Those interested in a desk job need not apply. If you’re a people-person, creative thinker, and you enjoy a fast paced work environment, this could be the opportunity for which you’ve been waiting. Skills (Required)

  • Sales experience is a must.
  • Basic understanding of marketing.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to think on your feet and not take “no” as an answer.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team.
  • Confidence.
  • Strong desire to achieve goals.

Apply: Email Amber Anderson at AAnderson@5starradio.com or call 931-648-7720. 5 Star Media Group WVVR / WCVQ / WZZP / WRND / WQEZ / SUNNY 99.1 / OUTLAW 100.7 / WKFN / is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Saga Communications and 5 Star Media are Equal Opportunity Employers. The 5 Star Media Group is a subsidiary of Saga Communications, Inc. and comprises Beaver 100.3, Q108, Rewind 94.3, Z97.5, Outlaw 100.7, EZ 99.9, Sunny 99.1, and ESPN Clarksville. Saga Communications, Inc. is a broadcast company whose business is primarily devoted to acquiring, developing and operating radio stations, television stations, and state radio networks. Saga currently owns or operates properties in 26 markets across the United States.