CFRC is hiring 4 Work study positions for a start date of September 12th, one of which is a News Collective Coordinator
The News Collective Coordinator works with CFRC's Programming Manager to coordinate volunteers' coverage of local news on CFRC 101.9fm.
In order to do this position you must be a student in any program and qualify for work study, this is a fall & winter position with a cumulative total of 160 hours.
Tasks for this position would include:
-Recruiting, developing and coordinating a collective of volunteers involved in the production of news programming
-Facilitating the collective's production of weekly community radio programming highlighting the work of local artists in visual and performing arts
-Enhancing the broadcast journalism and production skills of volunteers by providing mentoring and training opportunities.
-Increasing CFRC's visibility on campus and in the community by promoting news content via social media and other marketing strategies.
The ideal candidate for this position will have:
-strong oral and written communication skills
-self-motivation and an ability to work as part of a team
-familiarity with social media platforms such as Wordpress, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube
-familiarity with audio editing software such as Audacity and Reaper
-experience with community radio, volunteer coordination, visual and performing arts, community outreach initiatives and/or non-profit organizations
deadline for applications is August 26th by 6pm
to apply email your resume and cover letter to CFRC Station Manager, Matthew Bisson at [email protected]