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Business Partnership Manager

Eastern Kentucky University
Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Jun 7, 2023

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Faculty Positions, Business & Management, Marketing & Sales
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Business Partnership Manager

Eastern Kentucky University

Title: Business Partnership Manager

Position Type:

Search Type: External - minimum 7 days

Department: 83G000 - Communications & Brand Mgmt-Restr

Division: 3G1000 - Chief of Staff & Comm-Restricted

Position Location: Richmond Campus

Driver Classification: Driver

FLSA: Exempt

Schedule Type: Full Time (40 hrs per week or more)

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Retirement: KTRS

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Job Summary/Basic Functions

88.9 WEKU, a dynamic and growing public radio organization serving Lexington, Kentucky seeks an experienced, creative, and driven Business Partnership Manager passionate about public radio and helping Kentucky businesses grow.

The Business Partnership Manager is responsible for driving revenue to WEKU by generating sales and developing new business relationships.

Reporting to the Director of Corporate and Community Support, you'll work with businesses and organizations to connect them with public radio audiences through broadcast on nine Central and Eastern Kentucky public radio stations including 88.9 WEKU, as well as digital sponsorships on and the WEKU mobile App.

This position has a base salary of $40,000 and offers commission for collected sales with an earning potential of over $100,000

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor's degree is required.

Experience: 3 years of proven outside sales experience

Licensure & Certifications: Must have a valid state driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications:

Job Duties:
  • 55% - Build relationships with potential clients through prospecting and networking with Lexington and Central Kentucky businesses. - (Essential)
  • 40% - Close commissioned-based sales agreements with clients to meet sales goals to support WEKU mission. - (Essential)
  • 5% - Supports department functions by completing all other duties and special projects as assigned. - (Marginal)

Sponsorship: Visa sponsorship will be considered on a case-by-case basis, depending upon the needs of the unit, available sponsorship budget, and the qualifications of the candidate.

Funding Source: Auxiliary

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

AA/EEO Statement

Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement

Offers of employment are contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

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