About OHM Radio

96.3 FM Ohm Radio provides non-commercial, locally-produced programming, dedicated to serving Charleston with a wide range of community perspectives and really good music. Our programs will promote democracy, sustainability and healthy community. We are here to celebrate Charleston’s beloved creatives, musicians, culinary artists, authors, students, business owners and thought leaders on our airwaves. We are a forum to showcase the good deeds of nonprofits and other community organizations working to improve our Holy City, as well as the good words of regular folk just trying to live and make ends meet. Ohm Radio will be genuine and relevant to all the different types of people living in our beautiful city.

Ohm Radio is a project of Media Reform SC, please make your tax-exempt donations to Media Reform SC payable to Ohm Radio.

We are hiring!

Studio Assistant Position Overview

Job Title:     Studio Assistant

Location:     Charleston, SC

Terms:         On Site/Part-Time, 25 hours per week

Salary:         $15 per hour.

To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to info@ohmradio963.org by Monday, July 15th.

About Ohm Radio: 96.3 FM Ohm Radio is Charleston’s first community, commercial-free radio station. We have been on the air 24/7 Since August 1, 2015. Ohm Radio broadcasts music by local, independent, and legendary artists. We spread the good word about what local entrepreneurs, non-profits, and social groups are doing to enhance our community. We unite Charleston’s diverse community of voices with original and creative programming.

Our broadcast schedule is anchored by a roster of 20 volunteer community DJs and a mix of public affairs programming and special projects,

About the Role: The Studio Assistant at Ohm Radio 96.3FM will play a pivotal role in supporting the daily operations, communications, and programming of our community-focused, independent radio station. This is a hands-on role that requires excellent communication skills and a mix of administrative tasks, technical support, content creation, and fundraising activities. Candidates must have reliable transportation and the flexibility to be on call the 2nd and 4th weekends of each month. Please see below for a complete list of responsibilities and position schedule:

Key Responsibilities


Email correspondence for info@ohmradio963.org

Check PO box/mailbox weekly

Update website as needed

Oversee communications and keep updated the website, online stream, social media, newsletter, etc.

Weekly & monthly newsletters

General Responsibilities

On air interviews

Assist with onboarding new shows

DJ email correspondence & adding to schedule/website

Assist with supervising interns in the studio 

Work closely with underwriters, show hosts, and local musicians

Assist in strategic planning, collaborating with staff and community members to think creatively about the station’s future

Edit and archive locally produced shows to ohmradio963.org

Assist station manager in daily station operations, studio equipment, bills and memberships


Assist with onboarding new shows 

Update website and schedule as shows are removed and new shows are added

Create original content and perform 2-3 live broadcasts a week


Conduct remote live broadcasts 

Running the board for DJs

Assist station manager in maintaining technical equipment


Coordinate with Station Manager and board to: 

Create and implement a fundraising plan to include a mix of public and private grants as well as listener donations

Pursue new funding opportunities

Ensure that grant requirements are fulfilled and reports are timely

Help to secure underwriters and assist with fundraising

Plan and execute fundraising events

Social Media & Email Marketing

Manage social media accounts

Create & Implement strategy to grow followers & create new content

Send weekly social media schedule to station manager

Assist with creating Newsletters

Create and send out archive newsletter

Create and send out monthly newsletters

Fundraising & pledge drive newsletters 

Studio Assistant Schedule:

Tuesday 1:30-6:30 PM In studio 

Wednesday 11AM – 5PM In studio 

Thursday 10AM – 5PM In studio 

Friday 9:30AM – 4:30PM In studio 

****On call 2nd and 4th weekends of the month

Media Reform SC/Ohm Radio is an equal opportunity employer, and its employment policies and practices are applicable to all employees without regard to race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, creed, gender, disability or national origin.

Join us the third Friday of every month for an Open Mic night! Held at Clerk’s Coffee Company inside the Emeline Hotel at 181 Church Street, these Open Mics are a great opportunity to share your music, poetry, or comedy sets. Or, feel free to come and listen – who knows – you may discover your new favorite artist! For more information, click here.

Ohm Radio has teamed up with The Center for Car Donations to accept donations from members of our community looking to support Ohm with their old cars! The process is simple…check out this link to see how you can help Ohm and get a hefty tax write-off this year!

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