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Current Openings

All openings for all opportunities are listed on this page. If nothing is listed, then make sure to check back in the future for new opportunities.

Kickstart Opportunities

All Kickstart Opportunities include the following:

A training scheme will be delivered by a member of the team who has previously worked as an NVQ assessor. So has the skills to deliver informative sessions. These sessions will be different topics as follows:-

CV Writing
Communication skills
Time Management
Team Work
Interview Techniques
People Skills

These topics will each run for a four week period and will be held via teams and face to face. Support throughout the week will also be available.

Alongside this training the young person will receive support and learning in their role within Peak Radio.

See kickstart opportunities below:

Website and Social Marketing Assistant (6 Month Position)
Note: To apply for this job role, you must be eligible for the Kickstart Scheme.

Peak Media Group is looking for an enthusiastic young person, with a love of writing and social media. In this role, the successful applicant will be expected to write local news and blog posts for our radio station websites. Including website blogs for clients.

They will also be expected to assist in the creation and publication of social media content alongside our on-air and in-studio teams.

This role will be based in our Chesterfield media centre. (6 Arden Close, Chesterfield, S40 4NE).


Responsibilities include:
- Local News Gathering
- Writing and Publication of Local News
- Assisting with Content Plans
- Creating & Publishing Social Media Content
- Liaising with the programming team to develop ideas
- Assisting with the implementation of digital projects


We are ideally looking for a candidate with an interest in writing & journalism. Knowledge of different social media platforms is a bonus.

As this job does include writing, we are looking for the candidate to have a grade 5 or above (or equivalent qualification) in GCSE English Language.


In Return, you'll receive:
- Full training in your area of work with industry experts
- Life Skill & Workplace training sessions
- Support in finding long-term work
- The opportunity to work at a growing media organisation
- Access to professional broadcast-grade studios and equipment


25 Hours a Week National Minimum Wage

If you think this sounds like you, then email a covering letter & CV to: kickstart@peakderbyshire.co.uk with the subject line "Web & Social Assistant" (Applications with a different subject line may be disregarded).

This is not essential, but if you've got any previous examples of social media, news articles or blog posts you can share with us, please include them in the email.

Sales and Marketing Assistant (6 Month Position)
Note: To apply for this job role, you must be eligible for the Kickstart Scheme.

Peak Media Group is looking for an enthusiastic young person, with an interest in sales & marketing. In this role, the successful applicant will be expected to assist our commercial team in the sales process, as well as work on marketing our platforms to local businesses throughout the area we serve.

This role will be based in our Chesterfield office. (6 Arden Close, Chesterfield, S40 4NE).


Responsibilities include:
- Reporting to the Commercial Director
- Assisting in the Media Sales Pipeline
- Account Management
- Creating & Publishing Business Social Media Content (LinkedIn etc)
- Marketing our brands to local businesses
- Liaising with the programming team to develop commercially linked ideas

We're looking for an outgoing individual with the confidence to talk to new people and promote our flagship brand, Peak Radio.

In Return, you'll receive:
- Full training in your area of work with industry experts
- Life Skill & Workplace training sessions
- Support in finding long-term work
- A mix of working from the office in Chesterfield, home and out around in Derby
- The opportunity to work at a growing media organisation


25 Hours a Week National Minimum Wage

If you think this sounds like you, then email a covering letter & CV to: kickstart@peakderbyshire.co.uk with the subject line "Sales & Marketing Assistant" (Applications with a different subject line may be disregarded).

Promotion and Production Assistant (6 Month Position)
Note: To apply for this job role, you must be eligible for the Kickstart Scheme.

Peak Media Group is looking for an enthusiastic young person, with an interest in events, marketing and production. In this role, the successful applicant will be expected to assist our programming and commercial team's in both marketing our brands, as well as creating audio to help with the sales pipeline.

The successful candidate will also be heavily involved in the promotion of our flagship brand "Peak Radio" across Derbyshire.

Responsibilities include:
- Attending promo events
- Represent the brand at marketing events
- Attending local networking events
- Leaflet drops
- Brainstorming new ways to promote our brands to new audiences
- Assisting in-studio production

We are looking for a confident and outgoing individual who cares about local media for Derbyshire, and about promoting our brands to new audiences.

No experience is required

In Return, you'll receive:
- Full training in your area of work with industry experts
- Life Skill & Workplace training sessions
- Support in finding long-term work
- A mix of working from the office in Chesterfield and out around in Derby
- The opportunity to work at a growing media organisation
- Access to professional broadcast-grade studios and equipment


25 Hours a Week National Minimum Wage

If you think this sounds like you, then email a covering letter & CV to kickstart@peakderbyshire.co.uk with the subject line "Promotion & Prod Assistant" (Applications with a different subject line may be disregarded).

Programming

Drivetime Presenter (Freelance)

Peak Media Group is looking for an experienced presenter to self produce our Peak Radio weekday drivetime show. This show is to be presented live from our Chesterfield based studio.

This job role is based at our Chesterfield Peak Radio studio. Presenters will be expected to complete live shows in our studio.

We are looking for an individual presenter to present shows Mon-Fri 15:00 - 19:00. There will be our standard fee on offer for this show.

Presenters will be expected to produce local content filled shows, report on travel details and get involved with social media & other station promotion activities.

It is crucial that the successful applicant has some knowledge of the area we broadcast across.

Our team look forward to welcoming you to our growing lineup!


If you think this sounds like you, then email a covering letter & CV to office@peakderbyshire.co.uk with the subject line "Drivetime Presenter"

Commercial

Business Development Manager – Peak Radio Derby (Commission)

At Peak Radio, we’re looking for a business development manager to join our growing team! We do things differently at Peak Radio and have modern ways of working. You’ll work your own hours, manage your own time and tackle projects in your own style.

Responsibilities include:
  - Selling air-time and digital products
  - Generating sales and leads
  - Account Managing customers
  - Creating world-class radio advertising campaigns
  - Liaising with the programming team to develop ideas
  - Implementing working processes
  - Growing the businesses portfolio

and most of all…
  - Serving Derby businesses and the community as best as you can!


In return you’ll have:
  - Full flexibility for working your own hours and in your own style.
  - Work from the office (in Chesterfield) or from your home
  - Set your own holidays
  - A supportive team to help build your portfolio

We’re looking for someone to fit in our culture of positivity and inclusivity. Media sales experience is preferred, business to business sales experience is required.

Please note this is a self-employed, commission only role.


If you think this sounds like you, then email a covering letter & CV to office@peakderbyshire.co.uk with the subject line "Business Development Manager - Derby"

Business Development Manager – Peak Radio North Derbyshire (Commission)

At Peak Radio, we’re looking for a business development manager to join our growing team! We do things differently at Peak Radio and have modern ways of working. You’ll work your own hours, manage your own time and tackle projects in your own style.

Responsibilities include:
  - Selling air-time and digital products
  - Generating sales and leads
  - Account Managing customers
  - Creating world-class radio advertising campaigns
  - Liaising with the programming team to develop ideas
  - Implementing working processes
  - Growing the businesses portfolio

and most of all…
  - Serving Derby businesses and the community as best as you can!


In return you’ll have:
  - Full flexibility for working your own hours and in your own style.
  - Work from the office (in Chesterfield) or from your home
  - Set your own holidays
  - A supportive team to help build your portfolio

We’re looking for someone to fit in our culture of positivity and inclusivity. Media sales experience is preferred, business to business sales experience is required.

Please note this is a self-employed, commission only role.


If you think this sounds like you, then email a covering letter & CV to office@peakderbyshire.co.uk with the subject line "Business Development Manager - North Derbyshire"

Voluntary

Derby Street/Event Team
Note: In the case of some events, we may be able to pay expenses and or day rates.


Peak Media Group is looking for enthusiastic listeners of Peak Radio to join us in promoting the station across Derby at our events. In return, we offer a fun experience and plenty of cool Peak Radio swag!

If you think this sounds like you, then email a covering letter & CV to office@peakderbyshire.co.uk with the subject line "Street/Event Team"

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