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96five is Brisbane’s very own Christian radio station, communicating messages of hope and inspiration to positively impact the people of Brisbane and beyond.


CURRENT VACANCIES

Promotions Coordinator | 96five

Full-Time  |  Brisbane, QLD

The Opportunity:

This full-time role involves preparing and providing content, initiatives and campaigns to engage with our on-air and digital community. You will be furthering our ministry and touching people’s lives with experiences of God’s love through giveaways, promotions, marketing and events. What could be more rewarding?

We are looking for a friendly person, who is a good communicator, compassionate and able to connect with a wide range of people. You will have initiative to proactively identify and source opportunities and the skill to engage and negotiate with suppliers and sponsors. The role also involves the planning and execution of public, audience-engaging events and activities.

The Organisation:

Family Radio Ltd (96five) is Brisbane’s leading Christian media organisation, communicating messages of hope and inspiration to transform life, faith and culture.  Working within a group of multi-platform media organisations, 96five’s purpose is to impact people with experiences of God’s love. If you have a genuine passion for the mission and purpose of 96five and actively display the organisation’s values, then this is an ideal opportunity to utilise your events or promotional skills to transform the lives, faith and culture of our community.

This exciting role involves;

  • Oversee initiatives and activities of the Promotions department
  • Sourcing and scheduling products and services for prizes, giveaways and on-air promotions
  • Coordinating on-air missionally focused listener engagement campaigns such as our SOS program
  • Confidently and enthusiastically represents the station to external, third-party stakeholders
  • Proactively explore and initiate strategic alliances and activation opportunities with like-minded organisations
  • Regularly liaise with members of the Content Team, Sponsorship Sales, Community Relations and Production
  • Involved in the budgeting/reporting processes with the General Manager
  • Oversee casuals and volunteers in Promotions department
  • Packing and organising of prizes and equipment on-site and at events

The Essentials:

  • A genuine passion for the purpose and potential of the organisation
  • Promotions or sales/customer service experience
  • High level of organisational and prioritisation skills, particularly under pressure
  • Ability to bring creative ideas to the table
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and pastoral care skills
  • Accurate, efficient data entry
  • Comfortable with cold-calling
  • Manual handling ability
  • Driver’s licence and ability to tow a trailer
  • Current Police Clearance & Blue Card (as required)

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of principles guiding Community Broadcasting including Codes of Practice and the Broadcasting Act.
  • Post-secondary studies in creative industries and/or events and marketing
  • Media and/or radio experience

Applications Close: ASAP

Ready to Apply? If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for, send your CV including a cover letter addressing why you would like to work for 96five and how you meet each of the criteria, to [email protected]


IT Systems & Broadcast Support Assistant | 96five

Full-Time  |  Brisbane, QLD

The Opportunity:

Are you an IT graduate looking for a new challenge? We have a new opportunity to broaden and expand your technical skills within an exciting and rewarding industry.

With the growth of our media organisation we need a fulltime IT and broadcast support assistant to join our Tech Department and support our team of radio professionals. We are a forward thinking organisation with an innovative culture working with quality industry standard broadcast infrastructure.

We are looking for someone, with an ability to problem solve, a willingness to serve using a customer focused approach and a passion to work with and support the Christian ministry of 96five Family Radio.

The Organisation:

Family Radio Ltd (96five) is Brisbane’s leading Christian media organisation, communicating messages of hope and inspiration to transform life, faith and culture.  Working within a group of multi-platform media organisations, 96five’s purpose is to impact people with experiences of God’s love. If you have a genuine passion for the mission and purpose of 96five and actively display the organisation’s values, then this is an ideal opportunity to utilise your professional experience to be part of the team that transforms the lives, faith and culture of our community.

This exciting role involves;

  • Providing IT and broadcast engineering support
  • Working with the technical team to innovate and develop future solutions
  • Provide facility assistance
  • Being part of a dedicated team committed to excellence under the direction of the Technical Operations Manager

The Essentials:

  • Demonstrated experience in Windows Desktop Support, Server Administration and Office 365
  • Ability to work without supervision and as part of a team and solve problems
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Willingness to be on call and work outside normal hours when needed
  • An eagerness to learn more about broadcast IT and engineering
  • Excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills
  • A firm belief in the mission and values of Family Radio Ltd

Desirable:

  • Experience in a Virtual Server environment such as VMware and SAN storage systems
  • Understanding of Enterprise level backup and restore practices, and software such as Veeam
  • Experience with Hosted/Cloud Server administration (Linux/Windows)
  • Experience with LAMP/Wordpress & Scripting
  • Configuration and maintenance of layer 2 and layer 3 networks, SIP protocols and firewall configuration.
  • SQL databases and applications such as our CRM and Audio playout system.
  • A working knowledge of digital production software – Audition; Pro Tools, and Zetta digital play-out systems, Audio Over IP protocols (Livewire. Dante) and Sound Mixing (Live or Recording).

Applications Close:  ASAP

Ready to Apply? If all this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for then send your CV and cover letter addressing why you would like to work for 96five and how you meet each of the criteria to, [email protected]


Sales Account Manager | 96five

Full-Time  |  Brisbane, QLD

The Opportunity:

We have an exciting opportunity for an outstanding experienced sales professional to join the local team to grow sales results, whilst maintaining a focus on building great long term sponsor partnerships.

Radio, digital and online platforms are an attractive and effective connection for sponsors with a dedicated listener base. Our friendly and dedicated sales team partner with a growing list of sponsors to create mutually attractive sponsorship opportunities.

This role is ideal for a person with a genuine passion for the mission and vision of 96five and a commitment to the values – Be humble, Be real, Be all in.

The Organisation:

Family Radio Ltd (96five) is Brisbane’s leading Christian media organisation, communicating messages of hope and inspiration to transform life, faith and culture.

Working within a group of multi-platform media organisations, 96five’s purpose is to impact people with experiences of God’s love. If you have a genuine passion for the mission and purpose of 96five and actively display the organisation’s values, then this is an ideal opportunity to utilise your professional experience to assist in the production of content that transforms the lives, faith and culture of our community.

What we can offer:

  • A fun and supportive team
  • The opportunity to work for a bigger purpose
  • Work in the dynamic and exciting media industry

The role involves:

  • Working alongside a local and national team to identify new on-air sponsorship revenue from local businesses, advertising agencies and not for profit organisations.
  • Managing and developing current relationships with local sponsors.
  • Representing the organisation at sponsor/business related functions and promotions both during and outside normal business hours (when events resume).

The successful applicant will have:

  • Have a genuine passion for the purpose and potential of the organisation
  • Demonstrate 96five’s values – Be Humble, Be Real, Be All In
  • Have 2 years’ sales experience essential (with media sales experience desirable).
  • Be able to demonstrate a proven ability to achieve sales targets
  • Have highly developed written and verbal communication skills

Ready to Apply?

Send your application with a cover letter addressing why you would like to work for 96five and how you meet each of the criteria along with your CV to [email protected]

Closing Date: ASAP

96five reserves the right to make an appointment by invitation.


What Our Staff Say

Shaliysh Robinson 96five employee
“I love working at 96five because I learn something new about my community, myself and God each day. At 96five, I have opportunities beyond my role to learn new skills and find areas that spark my passion. I enjoy working with a team that love to work hard and have fun while doing it. Since working here I have been more connected with the community of Brisbane. Getting to know the stories of so many listeners motivates me in my work. Knowing that I can make someone smile or impact their life is a great reason to wake up each morning and do the job I do. I know that what I do at work has a greater purpose and impact than just myself. I love working at 96five!”
Shaliysh – Digital Media


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