Morning Show Host/ Digital Content Writer – WSHK/WSAK (The Shark) Jobs in Townsquare Media Portsmouth, NH

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Morning Show Host/ Digital Content Creator- WSHK

  • This is a Full-time in-office position working closely and collaboratively with a Team*

WSHK-The Shark is looking for its next Content Creator/Morning Show Host superstar! Come to the stunning seacoast in tax-free Portsmouth, New Hampshire, one hour north of Boston and one hour south of Portland, ME. You are on the air to start off and be the best part of someone’s day, all while playing the greatest Classic Hits ever made. Be part of a team that exudes positivity and celebrates collaboration. We are #bettertogether!

Townsquare Media Portsmouth has an opportunity of a lifetime to host the Shark Morning Show. Along with great on-air skills, we’re looking for a strong content creator and someone to be the champion of the station on the streets – you must be a 360 talent to propel the brand to new heights.

Townsquare is a digital-first company, built in tandem with great radio brands that emphasize great local Content and community involvement. You must be excited to embrace and prioritize the digital world alongside the terrestrial and be ready to learn and grow with a world-class team. Applicants must be social media savvy, regularly contribute compelling local Content to the The Shark’s website, mobile app, and all social platforms. Digital is not an afterthought here, it is part of our DNA – and what sets us apart.

The successful candidate must be able to connect and engage with the Shark’s target audience on all platforms. You’re ready to put down roots, build community relationships and become a part of the New Hampshire market — at a driven and inventive company that strongly values our most important asset — our people. We’re in it for the long haul, and we’re looking for someone who’s ready to build and be part of that future. Plus, you get to live in one of the most beautiful spots in the USA.


  • Host morning drive program live 5:30am-10am weekdays
  • Dedicate time each day doing daily show prep.
  • Entertain and inform the listening audience both on the air, via digital Content, and social media outlets.
  • Publish a minimum of 2 original local articles per day on the station website and mobile app.
  • Write assigned Facebook posts along with other social media platforms.
  • Conducts on-air interviews, attend and assist in all market cluster live events, and produce commercials on a daily basis.
  • Conduct Live Remotes and appearances and assist in special promotions and programming activities.


  • History of original written digital Content
  • Knowledge of basic FCC rules and regulations.
  • Must have superior knowledge of current events and passion for the Classic Hits format
  • Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels, multi-task, and handle pressures and deadlines.
  • Skill in operation of control board, remote broadcasting, and other related production equipment.
  • Quickly become proficient in NexGen and Adobe Audition.
  • Computer literacy in applicable programs and excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Public speaking skills and ability to interact with listeners and clients in a public setting.
  • Problem-solving ability and skill in prioritizing.


  • 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
  • Pet Insurance
  • Time off for volunteering
  • And much more…

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,, and, along with a network of national music brands including,, and


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.

Company: Townsquare Media

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Associate 

Job Location: Portsmouth, NH

Application Deadline: N/A

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