Research & Curation Intern

Organization Description 

Coalition Music 

Playing a role in the music industry since 1990, we are a full-service management company with clients such as Our Lady Peace, Simple Plan, Justin Nozuka, USS and Scott Helman. From our headquarters in Toronto we offer a top-notch team that works around the clock to ensure our artists get exactly what they need to develop a long-lasting career and create a sustainable brand. Over the years, Coalition has grown to encompass a host of new services, broadening the scope of our impact and involvement in the industry. With these new changes, Coalition Music has created a community that will see to it that the best in Canadian music finds its place on the world stage. 

Job Description 

Coalition Music is looking for a team player with a positive attitude to fill an available Research & Curation Intern position. 

We believe in helping artists and our internship program follows that same philosophy – to help interns. Our program offers interns the tools necessary to bridge textbook learning to real hands-on learning.  It is designed to provide a basic overview of what it’s like to work in a non-traditional office setting, as well as give an overview of how the Canadian music industry works. 

We are looking for two interns to work two days a week; Monday and Tuesday or Thursday and Friday. The hours are 10:00am to 6:00pm, with some flexibility. This is a 4-month position that is offered three times a year. Please contact us to find out about the next available start date.
 
Responsibilities: 

  • Research artist discography, charting history, award nominations and career milestones plus fun facts 

  • Archive and organize historical and current content for company and artists 

  • Audit company and artist Wikipedia and informational pages, perform edits/updates 

  • Create monthly calendars and timelines with important dates for marketing department 

  • Work with marketing department to curate engaging content for socials across all platforms 

  • Attend marketing and social media department meetings, contribute to brainstorms, content creation 

  • Assist with office maintenance and answering phones

  • Summarize evaluation findings into reports, summaries and infographics 

Requirements: 

High School diploma is required. A college/university diploma or working towards one in Arts, Communications, or Marketing is preferred. Our ideal candidate has a strong attention to detail, excellent time management and is a self-starter who is highly organized. We are looking for someone who is passionate about music and is not afraid to be creative and share their ideas. Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) is essential. Research skills are required.  

Discovery Category: Volunteer Opportunities
Start Date: Feb 25, 2019
End Date: Jun 24, 2019
Format: In-Person
Venue Name: Toronto, Ontario
Address: 1731 Lawrence Ave E, Scarborough, ON M1R 2X7
Provider: Coalition Music
WebSite Address: coalitionmusic.com

How to Register:

Submit a Resume and Cover letter to mariel.gonzalez@coalitionmusic.com stating which position you are interested in (ie. Monday-Tuesday or Thursday-Friday). Let us know in the subject line how you heard about this position.

No phone calls please.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Contact Info:

Email: mariel.gonzalez@coalitionmusic.com