The Events Manager is the individual in charge of creating, planning and coordinating all events held by WIRE, or held in collaboration with other clubs and organizations. This includes, but is not limited to: taking all requests for WIRE DJs for events, and ensuring that such events are scheduled, staffed, properly equipped, and well executed; using provided funds in the WIRE budget to host a series of events on behalf of WIRE, utilizing local talent and musicians; looking for opportunities to collaborate with other clubs and organizations in order to run or sponsor events; and working with managers and directors of WIRE to ensure that all events involving WIRE are well publicized, well presented, and successful.
News + Sports Manager:
The News + Sports Manager is expected to aide shows and programs that focus on news, information, infotainment, and sports, as well as communicate with various departments throughout Wentworth Institute of Technology. These responsibilities include, but are not limited do: working in tandem with Wentworth Athletics and Wentworth Administration to cover sports and school events; assisting shows and programs focused on news and sports by aiding in the process of discovering and preparing content, and/or in the process of covering an event; soliciting journalistic content from students and staff for publishing on WIRE’s platforms, as well as for broadcast on WIRE’s station; and performing original reporting on behalf of WIRE, for programming purposes.
Assistant Station Director:
The Assistant Station Director has two areas of focus: To act as the secretary and treasurer of the organization, and to assist the Station Director.
As the acting secretary, the Assistant Station Director is responsible for taking notes during all General Body meetings and Executive Board meetings, and for making such notes available to WIRE members and the public. He/she is also tasked with keeping all forms, member information sheets, and other paperwork (both physical and electronic) organized and readily accessible.
Additionally, as an acting treasurer, the Assistant Station Director must keep track of all expenditures (purchases, subscriptions, repairs, etc.) and of all incomes (allocated budgets, fundraised monies, etc.) as they are incurred, ensure that all spending is reasonable and within the bounds of the proposed budgets, and report all spending and income activity to the Station Director. He/she also works with all Executive Board members on budgets and fundraising efforts/initiatives.
Finally, the Assistant Station Director also acts as an aide to the Station Director, by both performing any and all duties ascribed to him/her, and by acting as a second pair of eyes and ears, thus expanding the Station Director’s ability and capacity to understand and react to the ongoing state of WIRE.