2014-2015 Job Descriptions
THE CHIMES // advertising manager
Basic function and responsibility:
The Chimes advertising manager is responsible for raising all advertising revenue, sending out proof of publication, billing and placing advertisements into The Chimes newspaper and online. He or she also supervises the Chimes advertising representative in maintaining and soliciting advertising accounts for The Chimes and The Chimes Online. In addition, the advertising manager is responsible for adhering to The Chimes advertising policies, reshaping them when necessary. This person should be energetic, creative, persistent, organized and have excellent sales skills.
Supervision received: Chimes editor-in-chief, business manager, managing editor
General: Professional attitude. Task and detail orientated. Strong organizational skills. Familiar with the concepts of business-to-business marketing and advertising. Possesses a working knowledge of computer programs such as Excel, Word, Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop.
Education and experience: At the time of election or appointment, have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0, have completed at least one semester at Biola University with a full-time student status and currently be enrolled as a full time student. During the term of service, maintain the previously mentioned grade point average on a semester basis and maintain a full-time student status. Prior experience with marketing and journalism is strongly preferred.
Hours worked: 12 hours, 9 months