Job Description:

WTJU Radio is looking for an Office & Volunteer Coordinator to maintain smooth operations, promote the station to the public, and recruit & train volunteers for this volunteer-powered media organization.

WTJU 91.1 FM serves the Charlottesville and UVA community with an eclectic range of music programming. WTJU's media brands also include a student radio station (WXTJ 100.1 FM), a podcast collective (, and a classical music service ( WTJU also organizes a variety of community festivals, educational programs, live music performances, and micro-museum exhibitions.

In this role, the incumbent's work will be in three primary areas:


  • Handle contacts from the public to WTJU's main office phone number and email address

  • Serve as front desk point of contact most weekdays

  • Maintain inventory of office supplies


  • Work to create and sustain a vibrant, diverse, inclusive volunteer culture of belonging at WTJU.

  • Working w/ staff & WTJU departments, identify volunteer needs and recruit volunteers using inclusive recruitment strategies

  • Coordinate volunteer on-boarding and studio training

  • Solicit, train, and coordinate PSA writer volunteers

  • Solicit, train, and coordinate outreach & event volunteers

  • Coordinate outreach events & engagement programs (including coordinating staffing & logistics of WTJU's Odd Little Museum)

  • Assist with planning and coordinating WTJU community festivals and donor stewardship events

  • Assist Traffic & Programs Coordinator to maintain volunteer database, internal email lists, Volunteer Agreement compliance, and keycard access for volunteers.


  • Maintain donor database & generate reports (shared with Business Manager)

  • Ensure volunteer coverage of pledge phone shifts and orient new pledge takers


Required skills & education:

  • High School diploma

  • Excellent people skills and 1+ years’ experience working with diverse individuals and personalities

  • Excellent organization skills and attention to details

  • Strong ability to learn and use new software systems

  • Understanding of and commitment to the mission of WTJU and UVA

Preferred skills & education:

  • Undergraduate degree

  • 1+ years experience in a front desk and/or customer service role

  • 1+ years experience coordinating / organizing volunteers

  • 1+ years experience working with data entry and database reports

  • Experience in work environments with a commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging

Job Location: 
Charlottesville, VA
United States
Job Category: 
Customer Service
Job Type: 
Full time
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Please apply through the University of Virginia's Workday portal and search for R0040530. Or use this direct link:

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  • CV/Resume
  • Cover letter

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