Community Affairs Manager

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Posted: Monday, January 21, 2013 5:02 pm | Updated: 11:22 am, Wed Mar 27, 2013.

WWSB-TV (ABC 7) is seeking a Community Affairs Manager to serve as one of station’s main ambassadors to community.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: representing station at various meetings & events; fielding requests for sponsorships and public service announcements (PSA’s); taking a leading role in identifying, managing and staffing station-sponsored events; writing and producing PSA’s with high production values, including weekly community calendar; helping with station’s social media/digital marketing efforts; maintaining station’s community calendar in Outlook (accessible to staff), as well as photo galleries of station activities on & Intranet; managing station tours and helping with various other PR activities.

Qualified candidates must be passionate about serving the community and have at least 2-3 years of related work experience, either in media, public relations or non-profit world. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Must have excellent organizational, communication and writing skills, as well as ability to learn to produce quality PSA’s. Versatility and ability to multi-task and work flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends, essential.

This position will report to Creative Services Director. Please send resume, cover letter and writing samples (including PSA’s, if available) to:

Creative Services Director


1477 Tenth Street

Sarasota, Florida 34236


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