distillerpromo: Happy New Year, friends! Wanna work in the music industry? Learn from us! We’re still looking for some stellar new interns in 2013 (specifically for this winter/spring semester, and beyond of course).
Interns will assist members of our Williamsburg or Portland-based radio promotion teams in physical/digital distribution and data entry of tour dates and chart numbers. Other responsibilities include composing blog posts and tweets, assisting with tour pitching, and staying on top of relevant press, events, and concerts. Pending the candidate’s interest and knowledge, this internship has the potential to expand into such responsibilities as building newsletters, spearheading various social media projects, setting up in-studios, and beyond. Perks include access to concerts, exclusive performances, and radio events, plus complimentary vinyl, CDs, and other merchandise. Also, delicious coffee. [Edit: sometimes snacks and alcohol].
The ideal candidate should have a passion for independent music, an interest in radio and marketing, and a strong background in writing/communication. Attention to detail is a must. Special qualifications include proficiency in WordPress and Filemaker Pro, as well as an intuitive sense for Tumblr, Twitter, Facebook, and other social media interfaces.
This is an unpaid internship for credit, with a minimum requirement of 8 hours per week (1 day); maximum of 24 hours per week (3 days).
Distiller Promo is a premiere provider of college, non-commercial AAA and commercial specialty radio promotion services for an internationally known group of labels including Daptone, ESL, Partisan, Barsuk, Domino, Saddle Creek, Astralwerks, Wichita, Six Degrees, Western Vinyl, White Iris and many more. We’re looking forward to working with you and hope share our expertise with the right intern(s).
Interested applicants should please contact Caroline Shadood by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!