Spring 2017: Jet Trails Media - Communications/Management Intern and Graphic/Web Design Intern (2 positions)
Nov 30, 2016
Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships
Jet Trails Media - Description
Jet Trails Media is a music management and promotion company based in Richmond, VA. In addition to managing several touring acts from the area, we also host showcases, market album and single releases, manage tours and provide a wide array of additional services for local and regional bands. Established in August of 2015, JTM grew extensively in its first year of business. The number of clients and shows has increased steadily and the demand for our services only looks to grow. As such we are aiming to expand our team. We can be described as one of the early tiers of infrastructure for a band transitioning from DIY approach to a full-time management based approach for a band. We aim to give bands that early boost from Richmond notoriety to regional power player and on to the radars of major labels or booking agencies. With Richmond’s music scene growing rapidly, we aim to keep growing right along with it.
Communications / Management Intern – An immediate position is available as an assistant in the management of several local bands. Duties would include social media strategies, website updates, calendar updates, booking inquires, newsletter drafting, band bookkeeping and tour advancement. You will gain firsthand knowledge of industry standards related to booking, marketing and artist management.
Qualifications: Dedicated and passionate individuals that are interested and knowledgeable in the local music scene. Experience with social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter), Word, Excel, transportation and a reliable laptop are all helpful.
Graphic / Web Design Intern – An immediate position is available as a graphic / web design intern. Duties would include designs for show posters, t-shirts, album art, and other promotional graphics. You will be responsible for designing and updating the web sites for the company and multiple client bands as well as maintaining our upcoming shows within our third party ticketing service. You will have excellent opportunities to expand your portfolio with creative projects that help the local music scene.
Qualifications: Dedicated and passionate individuals that are interested and knowledgeable in the local music scene. Experience with Photoshop, web design platforms (Squarespace, Wordpress, etc.) required. Experience with social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, etc.), Word, Excel, transportation and a reliable laptop are all helpful.
To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter to JetTrailsMedia@gmail.com and you will be contacted to set up a time for an interview.