Welcome to the River Radio Ministries and 104.9 the River Opportunities page.

 

Below you will find all of our available openings, including Full Time PositionsPart Time PositionsInternship Opportunitiesand Mentorship Opportunities. Follow the instructions at the bottom of each post to apply.

 

Our Culture:

 

Join a focused team of 25+ people who are passionately committed to a faith-based mission.  Come help us win the old fashioned way, by having fun as a team and treating people right. If you have a positive attitude and the ability to encourage listeners in their faith, you may be a match for the following opportunities.  River Radio Ministries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Internship Postings

Social Media Intern

 

Social Media Intern

The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker, clear communicator, enthusiastic with rock star social media skills.

The Digital Team at 104.9 the River exists to encourage connections and share Jesus in Central Ohio through radio digital marketing and social media. You must be a creative thinker who fully understands that making a positive impression via social media with listeners and clients is very valuable. You must be a great communicator, organized, enthusiastic and dependable.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Researches and stays up to date of all social media trends, platforms and developments
  • Demonstrate success in large scale social media experiences devised to increase brand awareness, brand differentiation, loyalty and ultimately advocacy.
  • Develops regular content for use in social media (including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram)
  • Creates successful strategies using Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and other social media tools.
  • Create and update spreadsheets to gauge numbers, insights and engagement
  • Work closely with the graphics team to develop graphics for social media platforms.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite a plus.

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in a college or university
  • Preferred majors: Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing, but not required
  • Able to participate in the internship from end of May to Mid-August.
  • Minimum of 15-20 hours in-office weekly
  • Character consistent with The River’s Core Values:
  1. Be Excellent
  2. Communicate
  3. Build Relationships
  4. Be Real
  5. Have Fun

Benefits of the Internship:

  • Hours for credit (this is an unpaid internship, but you are able to receive credit hours from your College or University.
  • Invaluable experience and exposure in marketing and promotions within the radio industry
  • Behind the scenes experience with Christian Music Broadcaster’s 2014 Large Market Station of the Year
  • Participation and Exposure within the entire digital team.

Please or email your resume to Olivia Lomeli at Olivia@1049theriver.com. 

Please respond if you understand that core values drive an organization’s culture and mission. Rush your resume to jobs@riverradio.com. No phone calls, please. River Radio Ministries is an equal opportunity employer. FEMALES STRONGLY URGED TO APPLY. Cheering for the Buckeyes is optional but suggested.


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Community Impact School Credit Internship

 

 

Job Description:

The Community Impact Team at 104.9 the River exists to provide hope to people by connecting them to Jesus in Central Ohio through radio marketing, promotions, and community outreach. As a member of the Community Impact team you will act as the main “face” of 104.9 the River at station, client, and community events and remotes.  You must be an outgoing individual who fully understands that making a positive impression with listeners and clients is very valuable. You must be extremely personable, organized, and dependable.

The ideal candidate must be a go-getter, as well as a bold, clear communicator, and a star at station events, appearances and within the hallways of our office.


Responsibilities:

  • Office:
    • Event preparation- such as load/unload station vehicles, assemble giveaways, etc.
    • Maintain online listener databases
    • Shadow other station departments and assist as needed
    • Deliver listener appreciation gifts
    • Maintain overall organization of office, vehicles, and event materials
  • Events:
    • Set up event displays
    • Build relationships with event attendees
    • Engage listeners in contests
    • Engage listeners with the mission and vision of 104.9 the River
    • Take photos to post to Social Media and for Client Recaps
    • Serve as the River Dog mascot periodically

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in a college or university
  • Preferred majors: Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing, but not required
  • Character consistent with The River’s Core Values:
    • Have Fun
    • Be Real
    • Build Relationships
    • Communicate
    • Be Excellent
  • Minimum of 4 hours in-office bi-weekly
  • Minimum attendance at 3-5 events per week
  • You must understand that evening and weekend hours are the “NORM.”

Benefits of the Internship:

  • Hours for school credit (Despite this not being a paid internship, we still expect high-quality work in order to obtain school credit at the end of the internship)
  • Invaluable experience and exposure in marketing and promotions within the radio industry

To apply, please email your resume to Aubrey Bailey at abailey@riverradio.com. Deadline: March 12, 2018.


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Paid Positions Postings

Part-Time Community Impact Intern Team Leader

 

Contemporary Christian 104.9 the River in Columbus, Ohio is looking for a passionate, focused, and strategic thinking person for a 3-6 month (May-October) paid internship. You would join a team of 25+ who are passionately committed to a faith-based mission.

The ideal candidate must be a go-getter, as well as a bold, clear communicator, and a star at station events, appearances, and within the hallways of our office.

If having a heart to surprise and delight our biggest fans sounds amazing, you should apply. Other reasons to apply:

Your choice of a variety of free Keurig coffee.

You get to join a team culture who values hard work and having fun.

You can challenge others to grow and be challenged to grow yourself.

 

Job Description

Overview: You will act as the main “face” of 104.9 the River at station, client, and community events and remotes.  You must be an outgoing individual who fully understands that making a positive impression with listeners and clients is very valuable. You must be extremely personable, organized, and dependable.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the physical representation of the station at client and community appearances and remotes.
  • Help to brainstorm and plan creative promotional and event ideas for 104.9 the River listeners, clients, donors.
  • Execute station, client, and community events by:
    • Preparing for the event and packing station vehicles
    • Interacting with listeners, donors and clients in a professional and friendly way
    • Clearly communicating the mission and vision of 104.9 the River
    • Taking artistic photos/videos for social media and event recaps
    • Tearing down and unloading station vehicles
  • Assist the Community Impact Team with the management of the Summer Intern Team

You must understand that evening and weekend hours are the “NORM”.

Hours: 85% evening and weekend events, 15% in-office preparation. Minimum of 15 hours/week, maximum of 30 hours/week

Please respond if you are an eager-to-learn self-starter. Rush your resume to jobs@riverradio.com. No phone calls, please. River Radio Ministries is an equal opportunity employer. FEMALES STRONGLY URGED TO APPLY. Cheering for the Buckeyes is optional but suggested.


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Community Impact Paid Internship

 

Job Description:

The Community Impact Team at 104.9 the River exists to provide hope to people by connecting them to Jesus in Central Ohio through radio marketing, promotions, and community outreach. As a member of the Community Impact team you will act as the main “face” of 104.9 the River at station, client, and community events and remotes. You must be an outgoing individual who fully understands that making a positive impression with listeners and clients is very valuable. You must be extremely personable, organized, and dependable.

The ideal candidate must be a go-getter, as well as a bold, clear communicator, and a star at station events, appearances, and within the hallways of our office.

Responsibilities:

– Office:

  • Event preparation- such as load/unload station vehicles, assemble giveaways, etc.
  • Maintain online listener databases
  • Shadow other station departments and assist as needed
  • Deliver listener appreciation gifts
  • Maintain overall organization of office, vehicles, and event materials

– Events:

  • Set up event displays
  • Build relationships with event attendees
  • Engage listeners in contests
  • Engage listeners with the mission and vision of 104.9 the River
  • Take photos to post to Social Media and for Client Recaps
  • Serve as the River Dog mascot periodically

Requirements:
– Must be enrolled in a college or university
– Preferred majors: Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing, but not required
– Character consistent with The River’s Core Values:

-Have Fun
-Be Real
-Build Relationships
-Communicate
-Be Excellent

– You must understand that evening and weekend hours are the “NORM”.

Benefits of the Internship:
– This is a paid internship opportunity. Hours will vary based on event schedule, but will generally be between 15-20 hours per week.
– Invaluable experience and exposure in marketing and promotions within the radio industry.

To apply, please email your resume to Aubrey Bailey at abailey@riverradio.com. Deadline: March 12, 2018.


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Mentorship Postings

We do not have any mentorship opportunities available at this time. Please check back in the future for any available openings.