Podcast Host

Job purpose

Jersey Sporting News is in search of qualified individuals with an interest in hosting podcast(s) covering local news and sports in the community and surrounding areas.

With a focus on sports throughout New Jersey, hosts must be able to talk all things New Jersey sports in an entertaining fashion that engages with listeners. All work is done remotely as we do not have a central headquarters or studio. We strive to provide our readers with engaging and up-to-date sports content via game coverage as well as feature stories and interviews.


The ideal candidate would be an enthusiastic, detailed and dynamic speaker and entertainer. The host must embrace social media, including digital and video components.

Additionally, hosts are expected to:

· Create content that accurately informs, entertains and engages specific audiences and platforms through the use of metrics. Works toward becoming the community’s leading voice in area of expertise.

· Connects with listeners through the content you produce, as well as through our social media platforms.

Candidates should have the knowledge and ability to cover the specific topic their podcasts features.


Interested candidates must meet the following criteria to be eligible for this position:

· Previous podcast hosting preferred, but not required. Students welcome.

· Resident of New Jersey or nearby state preferred.

· Excellent verbal, editing, and organizational skills.

· Self-starter who can take direction and contribute ideas.

· Community development knowledge/experience a plus.

Gregg Snyder
Job Category: reporter
Job Type: Freelance
Job Location: Remote

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