Welcome to The River. We’re a local radio station that focuses on being the encouragement our city needs.

Our culture is all about doing a great job on our work, and on top of that, 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.

Below you will find all of our available openings, including Full Time Positions, Part Time Positions, Internship Opportunities, and Mentorship Opportunities. Follow the instructions at the bottom of each post to apply. River Radio Ministries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Opportunities.

Below are opportunities to join our team. We look forward to meeting you, grabbing coffee, and swapping jokes. Oh, and interviews, that too.

Marketing Consultant

Description

104.9 the River (WCVO) is looking for a Marketing Consultant.  This is a full time position for a qualified sales representative to help us service current customers that have grown to rely on our station and acquire new customers. As a Marketing Consultant, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: sales and related activities including prospecting, account sales, servicing, collections, copy writing, account analysis, events, promotions, digital sales, social media, artificial intelligence apps, mobile apps, and production supervision.  Commissions are paid on the selling and servicing of a client’s account, which includes coordinating, producing and scheduling copy, and maintaining excellent client relations.  Experience in radio or media sales is strongly encouraged.  Your success depends on your ability to work with advertising agencies, business owners, managers, community leaders, ministries and churches, to help them grow through marketing opportunities available at River Radio Ministries, including radio commercials, digital marketing placement, email marketing, event planning and promotion, streaming audio and other traditional and non-traditional forms of advertising. Building personal relationships in this position is a priority.

Requirements

  1. Professional, self-starter; goal-oriented individual and strong work ethic. Must be a team player with a cooperative attitude. Must understand our core values and mission.
  2. Ability to communicate with all levels of organization, internally and externally
  3. Professional appearance and demeanor
  4. Must possess strong organizational and time management skills
  5. Qualified sales representative, high level college grad or go-getter; advertising sales preferred
  6. Full use of your own fully insured and reliable automobile, as in-state travel is required and a valid driver’s license. Also may be required to drive a River vehicle to meetings.
  7. Knowledge of digital sales and promotional sales opportunities
  8. Computer skills: Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Mobile and Web required; Teams, Zoom, Tapscan, Marketron, CRM (Efficio), Social Media and other programs are encouraged.

 

Please submit resume/application to:  jobs@riverradio.com

 

WCVO is 104.9 the River, owned and operated by River Radio Ministries, a ministry with the mission to positively impact lives for Jesus Christ and to make the communities we serve a better place to live by providing music and programming that is “uplifting and encouraging.”

 

 

River Radio Ministries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages, women and minorities to apply.

Here's the job at a glance.

We’re looking for a Marketing Consultant!  If you’re passionate about bringing creative messaging solutions to local businesses, and have experience with sales, this job is for you. We’re looking to combine your sales savvy with a heart to help others and join in our ministry!  We run on coffee and inside jokes, so prep yourself for a fun and well-paced environment.

Position Type: Full Time
Commission
Email Your Resume

Promotions Team - Paid Internship

Description

The Promotions Team at 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 Promotions Team, you will act as the main “face” of the River at station, client, and community events and remote appearances. The nature of this role means a different schedule many weeks, which can be both flexible but also fast-paced. 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, flexible and dependable.

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

 

  • Office:
    • Event preparation- such as load/unload station vehicles, assemble giveaways, etc.
    • Update Event/Venue/Inventory records
    • Shadow other station departments, with opportunities to learn and assist as needed/desired
    • 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 with the mission and vision of 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 or graduating from a college or university
Preferred majors: Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing, but not required.

Character consistent with The River’s Core Values:

  • Have Fun
  • Deliver a WOW! experience
  • Be Real
  • Over-Communicate
  • Own it
  • Fail Forward
  • Build Relationships
  • Take Risks
  • Be Excellent

Minimum of 4 hours in-office bi-weekly
Minimum attendance at 3-5 events per week (depending on demand)
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 Alyx Vissing at avissing@riverradio.com. Deadline: March 31, 2022.

Here's the job at a glance.

Want a paid summer internship? Look no further! Promotions team interns get to interact with our listeners and learn valuable skills in a positive workplace environment.

Position Type: Intern
Between 15 - 20 hours a week
Email Your Resume

Promotions Team - School Credit Internship

Description

The Promotions Team at 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 Promotions Team, you will act as the main “face” of the River at station, client, and community events and remote appearances. The nature of this role means a different schedule many weeks, which can be both flexible but also fast-paced. 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, flexible and dependable.

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

 

  • Office:
    • Event preparation- such as load/unload station vehicles, assemble giveaways, etc.
    • Update Event/Venue/Inventory records
    • Shadow other station departments, with opportunities to learn and assist as needed/desired
    • 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 with the mission and vision of 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 or graduating from a college or university
Preferred majors: Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing, but not required.

Character consistent with The River’s Core Values:

  • Have Fun
  • Deliver a WOW! experience
  • Be Real
  • Over-Communicate
  • Own it
  • Fail Forward
  • Build Relationships
  • Take Risks
  • Be Excellent

Minimum of 4 hours in-office bi-weekly
Minimum attendance at 3-5 events per week (depending on demand)
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 Alyx Vissing at avissing@riverradio.com. Deadline: March 31, 2022.

Here's the job at a glance.

Need an internship for college credit? Look no further! Promotions team interns get to interact with our listeners and learn valuable skills in a positive workplace environment.

Position Type: Intern
Between 15 - 20 hours a week
Email Your Resume

Our Core Values

Build Relationships

Get to know your teammates and invest in them.

Be Real

Be genuine and transparent while respecting boundaries.

Have Fun

It's okay to enjoy coming to work.

Take Risks

Don't always play it safe. Try new things!

Communicate

Even more than you think you need to...

Own It

Take care of it or find someone who can help you.

Be Excellent

Pursue excellence by doing the best you can!

Grow from Failing

We all make mistakes... learn, share, and move forward.

Deliver a WOW Experience

Serve and surprise.