Job Description: • Responsible for assisting Sr. A&R Manager in all aspects • Manage and schedule meetings, showcases, and calendars • Coordinate sessions with producers and songwriters • Handle travel and itineraries • Act as a liaison between the label, artists, and management companies that represent them • Work closely with all departments including marketing, publicity, sales, product management, finance and legal • Assist and participate in coordination of record production. Work with mixing and mastering engineers, studio managers, and artists throughout the process • Maintain and develop relationships directly with artists • Scout and research new artist, songwriter, and producer talent for PRMD Music & PRMD Publishing • Review demo submissions and cover shows • Coordinate detailed bi-weekly A&R research reports and other scouting projects • Cover studio sessions • Provide all levels of support including phones, expense reports, travel, and studio bookings
Required skills: • Prospective interns should have a basic understanding of the music industry and A&R, but still be eager to learn more about the day-to-day process behind it all. • Prospective interns must LOVE listening to indie and unsigned artists. • Skills must include basic Microsoft Office and Internet research. • Experience as a songwriter, performer, producer, engineer, etc is a plus. • Interest in pursuing a career in artists and repertoire (A&R). • Exceptional interpersonal, communication, writing and organizational skills required. • Strong computer skills including proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and Power Point. • Must be pro-active, detailed oriented, and possess good follow-through while adhering to deadlines. • Must be able to multi-task and prioritize tasks sufficiently while working independently. • Strong interest in the music industry preferred. • Strong organizational skills are preferred. • Candidate must be reliable and have good time management skills.
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