Marketing & Events INTERNSHIP with Improvised Music Company
Improvised Music Company
(producers of 12 Points festival & Down With Jazz)
Marketing & Event Assistant Internship
4 days per week (Tues-Fri) 10am-6pm
Improvised Music Company (IMC) is an Arts Council funded resource for Irish musicians and a Promoter of Jazz and World Music in Ireland. We produce 2 festivals annually as well as approx 2 concerts or events per month of Irish and international jazz, experimental and world music artists. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated candidate who is keen to establish a career in the Irish music and arts industry to join our team on an internship.
The 5 month internship period (2nd February - 5th June 2015) will involve pre-production planning (marketing/publicity) for the acclaimed festival of young European jazz 12 Points (April 2015) and the Down With Jazz festival (29/30th May) - two great opportunities to be fully involved from the outset with two exciting and diverse festivals
We also have on average 2-3 events per month that we are involved with, both producing concerts and/or supporting Irish artists and cultural organisations. The intern will support in the pre-production phase of our regular events (marketing and publicity support) and also be required to work on-site at the events where possible.
Your role will include the following;
Digital media support
Marketing & Admin support
IMC website development and content
Database maintenance & update
Artist Liaison / Production Assistant during concerts/events
On-site production/front of house at events
Interest and knowledge about the Irish music and arts scene
A quick- thinking self-starter with the ability to multitask
Interest and some knowledge of digital marketing and social media
Aware of the ‘all-hands on deck’ attitude required when working at event
Strong interpersonal skills
Self-motivated and keen to learn
Excellent written and spoken English
Knowledge of Photoshop an advantage
We are flexible regarding working hours and start/end dates for the right candidate.
We offer a weekly renumeration of €30 to cover travel/lunch expenses.
Please email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org