Job Opportunities

Full time openings
We’re looking for qualified and motivated people who would love to work in the exciting field of radio!

News Director

Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation is in search of an innovative and dynamic news hound with a passion for radio, the web and social media to serve as its next News Director. This visionary leader will oversee a newsroom with the equivalent of four full-time employees. Much of the news director’s time and focus will be spent on Newsradio 1070 WKOK and WKOK.com – with special emphasis on growing the digital news product – but he or she will also oversee the news product on four co-owned radio stations. This individual will anchor, write and report news.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to craft a vision and lead by example with excellent news writing skills and a smooth on-air delivery.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of how to present an excellent on-air news product while also maximizing news and interactive content on online platforms.
  • Have a passion for breaking news, yet be cool under pressure.

Please send cover letter, resume, audio samples (of anchoring and reporting) and three broadcast writing samples to hireme@wkok.com. Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Sales & Marketing Consultant
Location: Sunbury-Selinsgrove-Lewisburg MarketEmployment Type: Full-Time

Industry: Radio Broadcasting, Advertising, Sales-Marketing

Education: Degree in Marketing or Business Related Field

Job Description:

Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation is currently interviewing candidates for a full-time Sales & Marketing Consultant. This is an exceptional opportunity that comes with an established portfolio of clients to service and significant earnings potential. We operate radio stations 94KX, The Valley, Eagle 107, NewsRadio 1070 WKOK and Talkradio1380 WMLP. Our radio stations work with more advertisers than any other radio group in the Central Susquehanna Valley. Candidates should have a minimum of one to two years business to business sales experience along with knowledge of advertising and marketing. This is a great career opportunity for someone who is energetic, organized and a team player! We offer highly competitive compensation and benefits commensurate with experience.

Requirements:

– Prospecting / cold calling

– Setting appointments with prospects

– Developing creative client presentations and marketing plans

– Appreciation for process, performance measurement and a results-oriented sales approach

– Increase client base

– Account management

– Achieving a sales quotas

Contact Information:

Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Jayme Dunkelberger, Director of Sales jaymed@wqkx.com .

 

 Internships 

P/T NEWS REPORTER/FILL-IN ANCHORNewsradio 1070 WKOK is seeking two part-time multimedia journalists to write and report news for its award-winning radio news operation as well as WKOK.com and social media outlets. Each successful candidate will demonstrate excellent writing skills and the ability to do great work for multiple platforms on a tight deadline. Each will also have a smooth on-air presentation and will be able to handle on-air anchoring duties when needed. Each individual will work an average of 15 hours per week. Regular evening field reporting and weekend work required. Please send cover letter, resume, audio samples (if available) and three broadcast writing samples to hireme@wkok.com. Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part Time Promotions Assistants

The perfect candidates will be very fun, outgoing and energetic people with dynamic personalities and very flexible schedules. The position will require that you interact with our listeners at our live broadcasts and appearances. Good working knowledge of audio equipment is a plus, although we’ll train. Must be able to lift 50+ lbs. Interested candidates should e-mail their resume and cover letter to Drew Kelly (drewk@wqkx.com).

Sports Interns

Are you into Friday Night Lights?  We are looking for interns that love football and would be interested in working in the broadcast booth this fall.  Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation covers the local football games of Shikellamy, Lewisburg, Milton and Selinsgrove High Schools.  We need someone who is enthusiastic about football and is interested in learning the ins and outs of play-by-play and color broadcasting.  In addition, this person will help do stats for the games, and other duties as requested.  The internship position is for a minimum of 10 weeks starting in late August. Interested candidates should e-mail Kevin Herr (kevinh@wkok.com).

News Interns

Do you consider yourself a news hound? Do you like digging into a story?  We are looking for news interns who are interested in writing news, covering meetings, and learning about the on-air news process.  In addition, you will assist the news staff with the enhancement of its digital news presence and social media image.  Interested candidates should e-mail Mark Lawrence (mlawrence@wkok.com).

Sales Interns

Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation is currently interviewing candidates for a Sales Intern. This is a great opportunity for someone who is energetic, organized and a team player!

 

Duties include and are not limited to:
Prospect for New Business.
Monitor competitive media.
Organize and participate in remotes, station promotions, and client functions.
Assist Sales Team with client presentations.
Create and maintain station marketing materials.
Manage databases and spreadsheets containing sales data to maintain sales growth.
Process traffic and copy instructions for clients when Account Executives are unavailable.
Communicate with station clients and handle their requests as needed.
Attend weekly sales meetings.

 

Interested candidates should e-mail Jayme Dunkelberger (jaymed@wqkx.com).

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Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.

Roger S. Haddon, Jr.
PO Box 1070
Sunbury, PA 17801
(570) 286-5838
(570) 743-7837
or
e-mail rhaddon@wqkx.com