Marketing & Event Assistant Internship available with IMC

Improvised Music Company (IMC) is an Arts Council funded resource for Irish-based improvising musicians and a leading promoter of jazz, world and experimental music concerts and festivals in Ireland. We currently have an opportunity for an individual looking to gain hands-on experience in the world of Arts Marketing and Event Management through an internship with IMC.

Marketing & Event Assistant Internship (6 months)

4 days per week in our Dublin city-centre office + onsite at events

Improvised Music Company is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated music fan who is keen to establish a career in the area of Marketing and Management for the Arts.

Experience in Marketing, Event Managament, Publicity, Social media, Graphic Design, Website management is an advantage, but a self-starting attitude is key.

We produce on average 2-3 events per month, and also operate as a resource, supporting the Irish jazz and experimental music scene.

Your role will include the following;

  • Digital media and marketing support
  • Social Media copywriting and content creation
  • Website management
  • 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 of events and projects
  • General assistance in event planning

Required Skills:

  • Evident interest in the Irish music, festivals and events scene
  • Knowledge of digital marketing and social media
  • Knowledge of the Irish media landscape
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Some Design/ editing skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of Photoshop, Adobe and other design packages
  • Film, Audio or media editing skills
  • Google Analytics, Adwords and other Digital Marketing skills


Please email CV and cover letter to Aoife Concannon
Closing Date for applications is 5pm Friday 25th May

Placement to begin in early June


** Please note this is an unpaid internship, however a weekly allowance is allocated to help with travel/ lunch expenses.

Improvised Music Company, 68 Dame St, Dublin 2

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