The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University

The Bucknellian

Advertising & Business Managers

 

Advertising Manager:

Responsibilities:

  • Pitch ads to local, national, and university businesses and organizations
  • Respond to emails in a timely manner to generate new business and build strong relationships
  • Respond to client questions, clarify Bucknellian offerings, and ensure sales materials remain current
  • Attend bi-weekly meetings with advisor and business manager
  • Create ads for clients as requested

Qualifications:

  • Basic understanding of Photoshop
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to commit a minimum of 5 hours per week, with an understanding that this may fluctuate from week to week
  • A schedule permitting fast response time to business inquiries

If interested please email Alexandra Greene at [email protected]

 

Business Manager:

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the advertising managers to maintain existing revenue streams and seek out new opportunities for revenue growth (long-term)
  • Send out invoices to our clients (bi weekly)
  • Deposit checks for subscriptions & advertisements to finance
  • Fulfill subscription orders using the TouchNet online application and work with the subscription team to ensure our customers are receiving their papers
  • Respond to customer issues
  • Make necessary reimbursements to Bucknellian staff
  • Bi-weekly meetings with ad managers

The time commitment varies: the beginning of the semester can be incredibly busy with new subscriptions coming in daily, but it tends to slow down as the semester continues. It is a very manageable and rewarding position. Organization skills, communication skills and a proactive attitude are most important for the job.

If interested please email Kelly Armstrong at [email protected]

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