2016-2017 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: Editor-in-Chief, Managing Editor, Business Manager
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, must attend or accepted to Biola as a full-time student. Prior experience working with newspapers, yearbook, magazines or prior work, class experience, or journalism is preferable. Prior experience with marketing and journalism is strongly preferred.
Hours worked: 15-20 hours per week until the end of the semester (This is a stipend-based position, with a $100 a week for an estimated 13 weeks. This amount subject to change.)