Billions is seeking a part-time web intern to work from the Chicago office. This intern will work with the marketing and media manager to produce and maintain content for our website and help maintain our presence on social networks. This will require a good working knowledge of HTML and comfort working with FTP clients and basic image editing software. The intern will also assist in writing content for our website based on research from music blogs and other publications. We strive for a professional tone in all of our online content and the candidate will be expected to adhere to strict posting guidelines.
The internship is primarily focused on social media and web but with proper interest, aptitude, and available time, one could pick up more focused sponsorship and marketing focused industry work.
This position is unpaid. The internship is ideal for someone looking to build a resume in the music industry and/or in online content and marketing management. Length of the internship is flexible, but ideal applicants would be able to work for the remainder of summer and all of fall.
Requirements: Competency with HTML, familiarity with social networking technology, a clear professional demeanor in written communications, unwavering discretion with confidential information, consistent weekday availability, a genuine passion for music, and knowledge of the company roster. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to Matt Yasecko (Yasecko@billions.com) and Ardie Farhadieh (Ardie@billions.com).
More about the company…
THE BILLIONS CORPORATION is a prestigious and professional entertainment agency established in 1989. Nominated several times for Boutique Booking Agency of the Year by concert industry-leading trade publication Pollstar, the company won the award for Best New Artist Tour (The Arcade Fire) for 2005. With offices in Chicago, Seattle, Los Angeles, Toronto, Nashville, and an affiliated enterprise in Australia, THE BILLIONS CORPORATION occupies a unique place in the music business. Its services are constantly in high demand. The company represents some of the most esteemed artists working today such as legend Nick Cave, the Grammy-winning Arcade Fire, and Bon Iver, the Grammy-nominated and platinum-selling Death Cab for Cutie, the Grammy-nominated Mumford & Sons, The Swell Season, Fleet Foxes, the Juno Award-winning band The New Pornographers, and internationally celebrated singer/songwriters Neko Case and Sufjan Stevens.