- Contract type
- 1004 days ago
An independent Manchester based music publicity company is seeking an intern who has a love for electronic music and club events. This is a great opportunity to develop your skills and experience within the music industry.
Duties will include -
-Arranging interviews and media schedules
-Communicating with journalists and managers
-Extensive research tasks
-Sourcing new contacts and media leads
-Compiling media itineraries
-Answering phones and passing on messages
-Social networking activities
Attributes / Skills required -
-Good organisation skills with the ability to work to deadlines
-Excellent written and communication skills
-Be enthusiastic with a good, positive work ethic,
-Be versatile and reliable
-A passion for media (print, online, radio) as well as social networking (Facebook/Twitter)
-Natural drive and eagerness to learn
This role will involve working with electronic music genres such as house, trance and potentially more commercial/radio friendly releases. Please do not apply for this role if you are exclusively interested in underground music because this position is not for you.
The internship will be for the duration of three months (unpaid) with a view to a paid position as you progress. Travel expenses will be covered. Looking to fill this role immediately so if you are interested please get in touch with your CV and a covering letter on why a role in music PR would suit you. Please also include names of music acts/artists you listen to.