KDKA Brand Manager

Job Locations USA-PA-Pittsburgh


Audacy Pittsburgh is seeking a uniquely talented individual to oversee and direct KDKA on all public facing channels. 


What You'll Do:

You will lead a brand evolution for our spoken word format both over-the-air and online, growing audience and reach on all platforms. As Brand Manager, you will protect the brand and our licenses, be responsible for adherence and compliance to Company program standards and FCC regulations.


More About You:
Required and Preferred:-

  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience managing large market media personalities with a strong digital footprint is
    required as is proven success in Nielsen PPM markets and growing digital audiences and reach.
  • An experienced leader with a fearless attitude is crucial as is the ability to coach high-caliber talent to optimum
  • The preferred applicant will have superior verbal and written communication skills and proven success in station
    production and imaging.
  • You must be highly competent in business affairs including ability to negotiate play by play contracts, licensing
    agreements and high profile talent contracts.
  • You must possess a collaborative attitude and creative thinking to support the transition of content into revenue
    working closely with sales leadership and clients to achieve customer goals without conceding product integrity.
  • A perfect mix of both "show" and "business" is sought.
  • You must have an understanding of the ever evolving news media landscape, both local and national.
  • You must have strong knowledge of digital content development, strategy and integrated programming.
    He or she will also have experience in timely and topical production of time-shifted content from original
    programming as well as podcasts and ability to see opportunities for reach and social promotion.
  • A passion for news, preferably Pittsburgh news.
  • Strong news industry relationships are a plus. This is a major market opportunity.
  • Special consideration will be given to candidates who have a proven track record of success brand-building in
    broadcast Radio/TV, Cable TV, Media or Digital platforms.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of
    the applicant's own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required

Important Notes:

Please be aware that Audacy will never ask you to send money at any point during the hiring process. Communication from legitimate Audacy representatives will only come from email addresses ending in @audacy.com. If you receive any suspicious requests or communications, please verify their authenticity before responding.

About Us

Audacy, Inc. (NYSE: AUD; OTC: AUDA) is a leading multi-platform audio content and entertainment company with the country’s best collection of local music, news and sports brands, a premium podcast creator, major event producer, and digital innovator. Audacy engages 200 million consumers each month, bringing people together around content that matters to them. Learn more at www.audacyinc.com, Facebook (Audacy Corp), X (@AudacyCorp), LinkedIn (@Audacy-Inc), Instagram (@lifeataudacy) and Threads (@Audacy_Corp).


Audacy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Audacy affords equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion or religious creed, sex/ gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position with Audacy, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship. To request a reasonable accommodation for this purpose, please call 1-610-660-5614. Please note that this phone number is to be used solely to request an accommodation with respect to the online application process. Calls for any other reason will not be returned. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.


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