Jobs with New Jersey 101.5

Townsquare Media, an Equal Opportunity Employer, wants all persons who are qualified to know about and apply for all of the job openings that WKXW-FM has available.

If you belong to or know of any community group that helps people find jobs, we want to know about them. When a job opening becomes available at this or any Townsquare station, we will notify that group and they can inform all of their members who would like to know about and apply for jobs at WKXW-FM.

Please tell these organizations to contact Annette Petriccione at 1-800-388-6397 or via email at annette.petriccione@townsquaremedia.com to get on the Job Opportunity Employment Listing Service.

The Job Listing Service is a free Equal Employment Opportunities Outreach program of the New Jersey Broadcasters Association and WKXW-FM.

Station Address:
New Jersey 101.5 FM (WKXW-FM)
109 Walters Ave
Ewing, NJ 08638
609-359-5300

NJBA Address:
NJBA
2608 Lakewood Road, Suite 3
Point Pleasant, NJ 08742
1-888-657-2346
NJBA Website: www.njba.com 
PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE NJBA ABOUT JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT NEW JERSEY 101.5.
CONTACT NEW JERSEY 101.5 AT 609-359-5300.

***STATION (WKXW) ANNUAL EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT***


INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The #1 FM Talk Station In America is Looking For a Few Good Interns! Are you a motivated, hard working, and proactive college student, looking to get your foot in the door of Broadcasting, Promotions, Marketing or Sales? Then an internship at New Jersey 101.5 is the best choice for you! Interning at New Jersey 101.5 is a hands-on position. You will interact with listeners, clients, and talent, while having a great experience learning about the radio business! You must be able to receive college credit for an internship at New Jersey 101.5. Please email a cover letter and resume to David Kirby at david.kirby@townsquaremedia.com

 PART-TIME JOB OPPORTUNITIES

 ***No Part-Time Opportunities Available***

  FULL-TIME JOB OPPORTUNITIES

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Townsquare Media Trenton (New Jersey 101.5 FM and WPST 94.5 FM) is looking for a dynamic sales executive to join our media and digital advertising team! You will be selling local advertising for our innovative stations & all of its platforms, plus programmatic digital advertising and website platforms that include development, SEO and mobilization of sites.

Are you Commission Driven? Have a sense of what it takes to win? If you want to grow professionally, can move at the speed of light and still have fun - Well then we want to talk to you!

Responsibilities:

  • Prospect for qualified local and regional businesses; conduct thorough Customer Needs Analysis (C N A); present and close appropriate marketing solution programs. These programs may include any of Townsquare Media’s many assets for clients: Broadcast and Online radio, digital products such as display, streaming, loyalty programs, e-commerce, audience extension and digital marketing services.
  • Leverage our live event platform through sponsorship and sales programs to new and existing clients.
  • Create new relationships with local and regional businesses in our area.
  • Work with local and corporate marketing teams to develop campaign support materials.
  • Responsible to accurately project revenues, meet and exceed monthly budgets for all product lines and overachieve annual budgets.
  • Enter new customer data and other sales contract details for station clients.
  • Follow accountability set forth by your Sales Manager to help guide you to success achieving monthly sales quotas consistently.
  • Provide insight and value to executive management to shape the future of our organization.

Qualifications:

  • Goal oriented, a strong work ethic and a strong desire to learn.
  • Previous sales experience. A history of success with customers and a proven ability to develop and grow revenue.
  • Knowledge and experience with digital media.
  • The successful candidate will be smart, curious, tenacious, entrepreneurial, independent, passionate, and enthusiastic, and work with urgency to meet deadlines.
  • Accomplished at prospecting and qualifying.
  • Ability to engage clients quickly and develop rapport, with excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Associates/Bachelor’s business/marketing-related degree or equivalent experience.
  • Valid driver’s license, auto insurance, and vehicle required.

Benefits:

  • 3 weeks of PTO (+ 9 paid holidays)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Casual, high-energy work environment
  • Opportunity for upward mobility
  • Company provided laptop
  • Weekly, Monthly, and Quarterly contests
  • Uncapped commission potential
  • Company discounts
  • Pet Insurance
  • Time off for volunteering
  • And much more…

To Apply:

Please apply online at: https://careers.townsquaremedia.com/job-openings/?gh_jid=3133740

TOWNSQUARE MEDIA BROADCASTING, LLC MAINTAINS A DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE AND IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. APPLICANTS MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S.

Townsquare Media provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Townsquare Media complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Townsquare Media expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Townsquare Media’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

About Us:

Townsquare is a community-focused digital media, digital marketing solutions and radio company focused outside the Top 50 markets in the U.S. Our assets include Townsquare Interactive, a digital marketing services subscription business providing web sites, search engine optimization, social platforms and online reputation management for approximately 21,900 SMBs; Townsquare IGNITE, a proprietary digital programmatic advertising technology with an in-house demand and data management platform; and Townsquare Media, our portfolio of 322 local terrestrial radio stations in 67 cities with corresponding local news and entertainment websites and apps including legendary brands such as WYRK.comWJON.com, and NJ101.5.com, along with a network of national music brands including XXLmag.comTasteofCountry.comUltimateClassicRock.com and Loudwire.com.

 

ENTERPRISE REPORTER

Job Description and Requirements:

Townsquare Media Trenton in Ewing, New Jersey, is looking to hire an Enterprise Reporter for NJ1015.com, the award-winning digital news arm of New Jersey’s largest news/talk radio station, New Jersey 101.5.

The Enterprise Reporter will have a broad and deep understanding of all things New Jersey with a passion for demanding accountability from the powerful, a drive for uncovering the stories that matter and an understanding of how to engage an audience for this important work.

The Enterprise Reporter will have a particular focus on mining public databases and keeping abreast of whistleblower and civil rights litigation while also helping to coach a team of digital reporters covering trending stories.

The right candidate should be a self-starter who can develop sources and leads while producing clean and authoritatively written copy. They should also be a multi-tasker who is comfortable both organizing long-term projects as well as taking the lead during breaking news.

The candidate should have experience in developing content for multiple platforms with a knack for adapting to the latest storytelling tools and techniques. The job requires an appreciation for search engine optimization and how to source stories through social media. Experience with video/audio editing and basic knowledge of online coding a plus.

This is a position with the flexibility to work both in a fast-paced newsroom and remotely. The position will involve some evening and weekend hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Produce and edit several news stories each day
  • Work alongside the Digital Managing Editor and News Director and with a staff of journalists to create compelling news content
  • Take part in creative discussions with the radio station's editorial team to develop content ideas based on news value and audience demand
  • Respond to breaking news in a timely manner
  • In consultation with the Digital Managing Editor:  Conceive of innovative ways to distribute the content and drive audience and monitor audience analytics with the goal of improving performance

Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of experience in online journalism and a strong editorial voice
  • Understand what makes online content conversation-starting and good for SEO
  • Strong writing and reporting skills with knowledge of AP style and the SPJ code of ethics
  • Ability to focus under pressure
  • Capacity for managing multiple tasks at once
  • Great communication skills and attention to detail are a requirement
  • Experience working with WordPress, HTML, Excel, Access and video

Benefits:

  • 3 weeks of PTO (+ 9 paid holidays)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Casual, high-energy work environment
  • Opportunity for upward mobility
  • Company provided laptop
  • Competitive salary + bonus program
  • Company discounts
  • Time off for volunteering

To Apply:

Please apply online at: https://careers.townsquaremedia.com/job-openings/?gh_jid=3094597

TOWNSQUARE MEDIA BROADCASTING, LLC MAINTAINS A DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE AND IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. APPLICANTS MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S.

Townsquare Media provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Townsquare Media complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Townsquare Media expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Townsquare Media’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

About Townsquare Media:

Townsquare is a radio, digital media, entertainment and digital marketing solutions company principally focused on being the premier local advertising and marketing solutions platform in small and mid-sized markets across the U.S. Our assets include 321 radio stations and more than 330+ local websites in 67 U.S. markets, a digital marketing solutions company (Townsquare Interactive), a proprietary digital programmatic advertising platform (Townsquare Ignite) and approximately 200 live events. Our brands include local media assets such as WYRKKLAQK2 and NJ101.5; iconic local and regional events such as WYRK’s Taste of Country (update link!), the Boise Music Festival, the Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival and Taste of Fort Collins; and leading tastemaker music and entertainment websites such as XXLmag.comTasteofCountry.com and Loudwire.com