Internship position available with international Music PR company
Date Listed 03/05/2018
Advertised By Private
Job Type Temporary
Description: We currently have an internship position available, joining the company in our editorial department as well as assisting in the PR department. You will be responsible for writing News pieces, Features, interviewing bands, DJ's, artists and sourcing mixes and premieres. You will be in direct contact with management companies, Record labels, Music PR companies worldwide, sourcing and supporting the best new music from across the globe.
You will need:- good knowledge of dj’s on the circuit along with an understanding of up and coming acts as well. - good writing skills- You should be comfortable learning new computer systems and have a good working knowledge of a variety of software: the role requires that, after internal training, you very quickly become competent at accessing databases, using Google Drive, Microsoft Office and social media platforms.
- strong organisational skills- Attention to detail, reliability, enthusiasm and creativity are essential- good telephone manner and people skills- Sales experience a bonus
Computer Skills:- Windows and Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, powerpoint) - Google Drive
Duration:- 3 months, with potential to be employed.
The covering statement must include the following information: An outline of two personal achievements which you consider relevant to the requirements of this role. Please show us evidence of your writing – this could come from journalistic work, creative writing or academic essays, for instance. It might be a link to a web article, in the body of your covering email or as an attached Word document.
- A list of software or online platforms you consider yourself competent at using.
- Your notice period or availability to start.
More about the company: THE PLAYGROUND PR is a full service traditional PR and Digital Marketing Agency focussing on the cornerstones of a well represented brand: Targeted Media Coverage (Press & Radio Plugging), Event Promotion, Marketing, Social Media and Video. THE PLAYGROUND has gone on to hosting hundreds of events, booking thousands of artists and selling hundreds of thousands of tickets since establishing ourselves in 2008.
One of London’s most sought after music promoters and PR companies, they have gone on to promoting a long list of International and UK acts including:Ben Howard, Brendan Benson (The Raconteurs), Bombay Bicycle Club, Crystal Fighters , Django Django, Ed Sheeran, Franz Ferdinand, A-Trak, Autokratz, Breakbot, Com Truise, Crookers, Doctor P, Does It Offend You Yeah, Derrick May, Dillon Francis, Fenech Soler, Flux Pavilion, Gary Beck, Gary Numan, Goldie, James Zabiela, Kavinsky, Leftfield, John Foxx & The Maths, Juan Atkins, Model 500, Orbital, Pendulum, Porter Robinson, Roni Size, Sebastian, Shigeto, Slow Magic, Steve Aoki, The Bloody Beetroots , Tokimonsta , Orbital, Unkle, Uffie , Vitalic, XXYYXX to name a few.
“One of Londons most audacious music forces”- DJ MAG
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy of your CV. thanks