Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Townsquare Media is looking to fill these unique positions.

Townsquare Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Townsquare Media

Townsquare Media is a dynamic media company that owns and operates radio assets, digital products and live event properties. We specialize in the creation and distribution of original entertainment, music and lifestyle content. Our assets include radio stations with companion websites in small to mid-sized markets and over 200 live music and non-music events nationwide.


On-Air Talent

Townsquare Media Billings, MT has a rare opportunity to join our on-air lineup.
If you have an outgoing personality and enjoy entertaining we want to talk with you!

Applicants must be social media savvy, regularly contribute content to the station’s website and YouTube channel, and the successful candidate must be able to connect and engage with the station’s target audience by keeping up with relevant trends and pop culture.

This person wants to be in Billings, and is eager to build relationships and value in our community.

This person also wants to be a part of a successful and growing Radio Company who highly values our brands, our talent and our family of employees. We take great pride in winning with radio, digital and live events.

If you do too, please attach a cover letter, resume, references and MP3 demo.

General Responsibilities

• Must have superior knowledge of current events and ability to create radio topics based on news & information
• Entertains and informs the listener audience both on the air, website blogs and social media outlets
• Create a minimum of 10 radio station website blogs per week
• Write assigned Facebook posts along with other social media outlets
• Conducts on-air interviews, attend and assist in all market cluster live events
• Monitors and identifies important news issues within the community and manage public file
• Produce commercials on a daily basis
• Conducts Live Remotes and appearances and assist in special promotions and programming activities

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
• Knowledge of all FCC rules and regulations
• Computer literacy in applicable programs and excellent verbal communication skills
• Public speaking skill and ability to interact with listeners and clients in a public setting
• Problem-solving ability and skill in prioritizing
• Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels and to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines
• Skill in operation of control board, remote broadcasting, and other related production equipment

Education and Licensing Requirements
- High School Diploma
- Must possess valid state driver’s license

Physical Requirements
- May require lifting or moving up to 25 lbs.
- Able to sit for extended periods of time


Brand Manager

A Townsquare Media Brand Manager is the brand captain for their radio station. You will develop relationships with your on air team, the community, other Brand Managers and the Digital Managing Editor, sales department, management, engineering and clients. You will be the leader of your station and its content moving forward on air and in digital.  You will, through your day-to-day efforts, be an exemplary example of the execution of the vision of Townsquare Media.

CANDIDATE MUST:

  • Show by example the importance of the relationship between station and the local community.
  • Be extremely creative in the development of unique content, promotions and multi-media strategies.
  • Positively balance your vision for a radio station with the needs of the business.
  • Help extend your brands in a marketplace and understand the significance of that for station performance.
  • Breath personality, understand the right balance of topics, news and lifestyle for the target and consider social networking and digital platforms as the key to the future and leverage that to the station’s advantage.
  • Relentlessly create an environment of constant creation & implementation of dual purpose ideas that grow ratings and revenue.
  • Win in a competitive landscape with enthusiasm, high standards for yourself and those who work for you.
  • Develop solutions for issues and problems, then execute them.
  • Have creativity, heart, passion, intelligence and a sense of team across all Townsquare Billings stations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Quickly become proficient on NexGen, if not already, both in studio and production rooms
  • Attend periodic meetings with the Townsquare Brand Captain for your format
  • Host Morning drive radio program and be live on air 6am to 9am Monday – Friday
  • Spend time each day doing daily show prep
  • Do commercial production daily/as necessary
  • Report directly to Market President
  • Attend programming and sales meetings as requested
  • Work with station “voice” to keep station’s imaging fresh including timely promos for upcoming events, contests and promotions
  • Total direct responsibility for the overall sound of your radio station
  • Work with nationally syndicated programs for proper execution and producing localized imaging and content
  • Develop and execute local service elements of station, i.e. local news, weather, traffic, alerts, road reports, etc.
  • Responsible for all aspects of station lineup, including syndicated talent
  • Responsible for management of any additional live, local shows including weekend shows
  • Execute and host all off-site live broadcasts and station events, whether originated by sales or programming, including set up and tear down
  • Learn the Townsquare blogging procedures
  • Blog a minimum of 12 blogs per week on the station website – local and regional content (national content must be approved prior to posting)
  • Facebook daily posts before and during your show (this does not count towards blogging requirements)
  • Able to voice track or go live on one or more Townsquare radio stations when needed, vacation relief, sick days or in case of emergency 

SUGGESTED QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION:

  • College Degree preferred
  • Previous successful experience as broadcast show host required; news/talk preferred but not required
  • Previous experience with technical platforms for broadcast delivery; NexGen experience preferred
  • Previous on-air programming experience required

BENEFITS

  • Medical/Dental/Vision insurance package
  • 3 weeks paid vacation and 9 paid holidays per year
  • Career advancement opportunities

Account Executive

Billings, Montana's top media group is looking for the next sales superstar. Radio listenership is at an all-time high. Add digital and events to that mix, and you have a powerful set of tools to help area businesses grow.

If you thrive on competition, results and creativity, we want to talk to you. Townsquare Media of Billings, Montana has an opportunity for the right salesperson, in an environment that breeds success. We represent legendary radio stations KCTR "Cat Country", KKBR "Kiss FM", KMHK "The Hawk" and KBUL AM/FM, as well as several digital and events properties.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we look forward to hearing from the best. Join a company that truly believes our people make the difference.


Senior Account Executive

If you wish the media company you worked for knew the difference between Wall Street and Main Street, had fewer meetings and time-devouring reports to complete, and more time using your creativity to help clients build their business, then we might have what you're looking for.

If you have at least five years media sales experience, and you thrive on competition, results, and creativity, we want to talk to you. Townsquare Media of Billings, Montana has a very unique opportunity for the right salesperson, in an environment that breeds success. We represent legendary radio stations KCTR "Cat Country", KKBR "Kiss FM", KMHK "The Hawk" and KBUL AM/FM, as well as several digital and events properties.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we look forward to hearing from the best. Join a company that truly believes our people make the difference.