Account Manager - Tri-Cities - Washington State University in Tri-Cities Washington

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Washington State University

Tri-Cities, Washington


United States
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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Corporate and Business Underwriting Manager, this position is responsible for implementing effective strategies for cultivating business underwriting support for Northwest Public Radio. The incumbent will identify and develop relationships with appropriate organizations and businesses and work collaboratively with the station’s Community Partnerships and Development team. Northwest Public Radio is a highly regarded community institution and the position requires excellent professional communication, public relations, and presentation skills. In addition to being able to manage their time, prioritize effectively, complete reports, and be goal oriented; team members must be able to clearly articulate the value of NWPR to successfully develop effective partnerships.

Successful candidates must enjoy sales, engaging with perspective underwriters, and creative problem solving.

Work location: Richland, WA.

Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of experience, which includes six (6) months of full-time experience in marketing, gift solicitation or public contact work with evidence of ability to work collaboratively, communicate effectively orally and in writing and organize and execute assignments. A Master’s degree in a relevant field may be substituted for up to one (1) year of the required experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Two-years full time media sales, development, community relations, or underwriting. A master’s degree can be substituted for 1 year of experience.

Experience in public radio and/or television broadcasting.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Additional Information

Applicants must include a resume and cover letter with the online application. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets the required qualifications and additional requirements.

Applicants are required to include contact information for at least three (3) professional references in the application.



WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (http://www.advance.wsu.edu/).

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter