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Join our Team: Marketing & Event Assistant Internship

Improvised Music Company, 68 Dame St, Dublin 2
Improvised Music Company (IMC) is an Arts Council funded resource for Irish musicians and a leading promoter of Jazz, world and experimental music concerts and festivals in Ireland.
www.improvisedmusic.ie

 

Marketing & Event Assistant Internship (6 months)
4 days per week in our city-centre office + onsite at events

Improvised Music Company is looking for an enthusiastic, self- motivated candidate who is keen to establish a career in the Irish music and arts scene, specifically within the areas of Marketing and Publicity for the Arts.

Experience in Marketing, Press and Publicity, Social media, Design, Photography, Media Production, Website management is an advantage, but a self-starting attitude is key.

This role will also involve elements of Artist Liaison, Box Office management, Front of House, volunteer co-ordination and creative event planning.

We produce on average 2 events per month, and also operate as a resource, supporting the Irish jazz and experimental music scene.

This internship will include pre-production planning (marketing and publicity support) for 3 of our festivals taking place in June and July 2017.

 

Your role will include the following;
Digital media and marketing support
Website development and content creation
Database maintenance & update
Artist Liaison / Production Assistant during concerts/events
On-site production/ Front of house work at events
Assistance in creation of design materials
Publicity and promotion
Social Media content creation and strategy

 

Required:
Evident interest in the Irish music, festivals and arts scene.
A quick-thinking self-starter with the ability to multitask
Excellent copywriting skills
Knowledge of the Irish media landscape
Basic design/ editing skills
Some knowledge and interest in digital marketing and social media
Aware of the ‘all-hands on deck’ attitude required for events
Strong interpersonal skills

 

Advantage:
Knowledge of Photoshop and other design packages
Film or media editing skills
Google Analytics, Adwords and other Digital Marketing skills

Please email CV and cover letter to Aoife Concannon : pr@improvisedmusic.ie

Please Note: this is an unpaid intern position, however a weekly allowance of €25 is offered to cover travel expenses.

Closing Date for applications is Sunday 16th April
** EXTENDED to 6pm Wednesday 19th April**

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