Careers / EEO

    Careers

    KGY Media Group currently has the following positions available:

     

    Full-Time:  On-Air Talent, Production, Operations Assistant

    KGY Media Group is currently seeking candidates to apply for this Full-Time Programming Department position, with duties that may include On-Air shift(s), Commercial Production, and an Operations Assistant role.  The ideal candidate will have On-Air and Production experience, and a desire to grow and/or put their existing Operations skills/knowledgebase to use.    

    More specifically, the position may include: 

    • On-Air shifts on 96.9 KAYO-Country and/or 95.3 Olympia’s KGY, Monday-Saturday, (Daypart TBD).
    • Local Celebrity - Opportunity to become an essential, recognized “Face” of the station for listeners, representing the station(s) in public, becoming well-known in the South Sound community.    
    • Opportunity to earn Talent Fees for client Remote Broadcasts. 
    • Production Director role/responsibilities, interfacing with the Sales Department, creative copywriting, managing production orders, assigning talent, post-production & recording clients.
    • Operations Assistant will work with/support the Station Manager and KGY Media Group team to ensure systems and equipment are functioning and excellent broadcast quality is being achieved.    

    KGY Media Group stations include:  96.9 KAYO-Country, 95.3 Olympia’s KGY, and KAYO-Legends HD3.  You will be joining a small team of passionate broadcast and media professionals.  Working collaboratively and independently is important for this position.  Management experience may also be beneficial for this position, and/or a desire grow your management skills by directing, delegating, and supporting other programming and sales department team members. 

    Compensation is Salary, with a range of $45,000 - $50,000 per/year, plus Talent Fees as applicable.  KGY Media Group provides Health/Dental/Vision, Paid Vacation (10 days per/year), Paid Sick (5 days per/year), 7 Paid Holidays per/year, and access to additional benefits such as AFLAC or LTC insurance. 

    The position is Full-Time, in-office, Monday-Friday, with occasional, additional, weekend work. 

    KGY Media Group is highly active in the community, supporting many non-profit organizations, participating in numerous local events throughout the year, and providing entertaining content, news, weather, traffic, a syndicated morning show, and local announcers and promotions for our listeners enjoy.

    If you have an interest in this Programming Department position, have previous On-Air, Production, and/or Operations experience and are looking for your next opportunity, I encourage you to contact General Manager, Nick Kerry, to submit your resume, cover letter and application. 

    Nick Kerry – nick.kerry@kgyradio.com  (360) 943-1240 x102   

    KGY INC is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity. 

    KGYMediaGroup.com – Click “Menu” and “Careers/EEO” for more info.  

    Find our stations online at KAYOfm.com and KGYfm.com 

    KGY Media Group – Studio/Office 

    1700 Marine Drive NE

    Olympia, WA 98501

     

    Digital Account Executive

    KGY Media Group is seeking candidates to join our Sales Team.  The ideal candidate will have previous digital sales experience, and a passion for helping local businesses grow their revenue and reach their goals by providing marketing and advertising solutions and expertise.  Candidates who excel with a consultative approach to selling, are passionate about digital advertising, social media, and event marketing, as well as a general interest in radio broadcasting/advertising and have a desire to develop lasting relationships with local business owners while collaborating to create campaigns that get results will be considered for this position.   

    KGY Media Group has a legacy in Thurston County as a local, family-owned, and operated business.  In 1939, Tom Olsen purchased radio station KGY 1240 AM and throughout the years his family, which is now in the third and fourth generation of ownership, continues to fulfill his vision of serving listeners and businesses in this community.  KGY Media Group is expanding beyond our heritage radio assets, by offering Digital Advertising Solutions to local clients, helping them maximize their marketing and advertising endeavors to get results.

    The Digital Account Executive position will primarily focus on selling products such as targeted display/video, geo-targeted display/video, OTT and social media or station website(s).  The ideal candidate will work with the Sales Team as the dedicated Digital Media expert, both refining and creating client proposals and participating in pitches/presentations.  KGY Media Group will also provide training for radio advertising sales and encourage the Digital Account Executive to sell customized Digital and Radio advertising campaigns.

    You would be joining a staff of broadcast/advertising professionals who are proud of our radio stations (96.9 KAYO-Country), (KAYO Legends HD3) and (Olympia’s 95.3 KGY), as well as our selection of Digital Advertising Solutions, and Media Agency services.  Many KGY Media Group team members have worked with the company for several years, with many years in the broadcasting and advertising industry. 

    This Digital Account Executive position is outside sales focused. You are responsible for: cold-calling local businesses, networking with business owners/leaders, pitching/closing digital advertising campaigns, crafting compelling, creative, and effective advertising messages/graphics, and meeting/exceeding your sales goal(s) as determined by management.  

    KGY Media Group is highly active in the community, supporting many non-profit organizations, participating in numerous local events throughout the year, and providing entertaining content, news, weather, traffic, a syndicated morning show, and local announcers and promotions for our listeners enjoy.

    If you have an interest in digital marketing/advertising and/or radio and have previous sales experience and are looking for your next opportunity, please contact General Manager, Nick Kerry, to submit your resume, cover letter and application. 

    Nick Kerry – nick.kerry@kgyradio.com  (360) 943-1240 x102   

    KGY INC is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity. 

    KGYMediaGroup.com – Click “Menu” and “Careers/EEO” for more info.  

    Find our stations online at KAYOfm.com and KGYfm.com 

    Phone Sales Executive (Inside Sales)

    KGY Media Group is seeking candidates to join our Sales Department.  The ideal candidate will have previous phone sales/telemarketing experience, demonstrate persistence, and have a passion for helping local businesses grow their revenues and reach their goals by providing marketing and advertising solutions and expertise.  Candidates who are interested in radio and digital advertising, and value the opportunity to earn additional commissions in addition to a base salary, while creating campaigns that get results for local businesses, will be considered for this position.    

    KGY Media Group has a legacy in Thurston County as a local, family owned and operated business.  In 1939, Tom Olsen purchased KGY 1240 AM and throughout the years his family, which is now in the third and fourth generation of ownership, continues to fulfill his vision of serving listeners and businesses in this community.  We call our 6-county sphere of influence the “South Sound.”

    You would be joining a staff of broadcast/advertising professionals who are proud of our radio stations (96.9 KAYO-Country), (KAYO Legends HD3) and (Olympia’s 95.3 KGY), as well as our selection of Digital Advertising Solutions, and Media Agency services.  Many KGY Media Group team members have worked with the company for several years, with many years in the broadcasting and advertising industry. 

    This Phone Sales Executive position is inside sales focused. You are responsible for: cold-calling local businesses, developing rapport with business owners/leaders, pitching/closing broadcast & digital media advertising campaigns, crafting compelling, creative, and effective advertising messages/graphics, and meeting/exceeding your sales goal(s) as determined by management.  

    KGY Media Group is highly active in the community, supporting many non-profit organizations, participating in numerous local events throughout the year, and providing entertaining content, news, weather, traffic, a syndicated morning show, and local announcers and promotions for our listeners enjoy.

    If you have an interest in radio and digital marketing/advertising and have previous sales experience and are looking for your next opportunity, I encourage you to contact General Manager, Nick Kerry, to submit your resume, cover letter and application. 

    Nick Kerry – nick.kerry@kgyradio.com  (360) 943-1240 x102   

    KGY INC is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity. 

    Find our stations online at KAYOfm.com and KGYfm.com 

    Account Executive (Outside Sales)

    KGY Media Group is seeking candidates to join our Sales Department.  The ideal candidate will have previous sales experience, and a passion for helping local businesses grow their revenues and reach their goals by providing marketing and advertising solutions and expertise.  Candidates who are interested in radio and digital advertising, as well as social media and event marketing and have a desire to develop lasting relationships with local business owners while creating campaigns that get

    results will be considered for this position.   

    KGY Media Group has a legacy in Thurston County as a local, family owned and operated business.  In 1939, Tom Olsen purchased KGY 1240 AM and throughout the years his family, which is now in the third and fourth generation of ownership, continues to fulfill his vision of serving listeners and businesses in this community.  We call our 6-county sphere of influence the “South Sound.”

    You would be joining a staff of broadcast/advertising professionals who are proud of our radio stations (96.9 KAYO-Country), (KAYO Legends HD3) and (Olympia’s 95.3 KGY), as well as our selection of Digital Advertising Solutions, and Media Agency services.  Many KGY Media Group team members have worked with the company for several years, with many years in the broadcasting and advertising industry. 

    This Account Executive position is outside sales focused. You are responsible for: cold-calling local businesses, networking with business owners/leaders, pitching/closing broadcast & digital media advertising campaigns, crafting compelling, creative, and effective advertising messages/graphics, and meeting/exceeding your sales goal(s) as determined by management.  

    KGY Media Group is highly active in the community, supporting many non-profit organizations, participating in numerous local events throughout the year, and providing entertaining content, news, weather, traffic, a syndicated morning show, and local announcers and promotions for our listeners enjoy.

    If you have an interest in radio and digital marketing/advertising and have previous sales experience and are looking for your next opportunity, I encourage you to contact General Manager, Nick Kerry, to submit your resume, cover letter and application. 

    Nick Kerry – nick.kerry@kgyradio.com  (360) 943-1240 x102   

    KGY INC is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity. 

    Find our stations online at KAYOfm.com and KGYfm.com 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Employment Contacts:

    Sales
    Nick Kerry, General Manager/DOS - nick.kerry@kgyradio.com

    On-Air/Operations
    Kevin Huffer, Station & Brand Manager - kevin.huffer@kgyradio.com

     

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