About the company
Unity Radio is an independent multi-platform influencing its target audience of 15-40 yrs underpinned with creative activities to improve well-being amongst young people broadcasting across the Greater Manchester region on 92.8 FM, DAB and around the world via www.unityradio.fm and smart phones.
Unity Radio has broadcast on FM since 2010 and has a history of reaching into communities with engaging outreach work, helping young people in the community creating a solid foundation of local support across the region. Unity Radio’s unique and innovative programming broadcasting a range of local, national and international dance and urban music artists reflects the tastes, interests and popular trends of its audience.
About the role
Unity Radio are looking for a Studio Manager Assistant to join their team. The Intern will be trained in aspects of social media, website copy, music and interview editing, writing articles, arranging interviews, conducting research and monitoring output.
The intern will need to display a skills-set and or the willingness to learn how to execute the following tasks:
Editing Pre Recs
Online / Social Media –
Creating Articles on the Unity Radio website for content that has been aired on the radio station.
Uploading Audio to Soundcloud
Uploading Videos to Youtube
Scheduling Social Media Posts For Facebook
Scheduling Social Media Posts For Twitter
Scheduling Social Media Posts For Instagram
Searching listings of Local Events & adding to Google Calendar
Searching listings of National Festivals & adding to Google Calendar
Searching release dates of Playlist Records & adding to Google Calendar
Merchandising Research and Sampling
Downloads of music sent in to Unity Radio
Setting song Intro & Outro points in Myriad
Scheduling Pre Recs
Minute taking/Presenter meeting planning
Sharing Programming information between management and Presenter team
About the candidate
We are looking for a candidate with a passion for emerging music. You should be reliable, have a strong desire to work in the music industry, be able to demonstrate initiative, be well-organised, a good communicator and be motivated to learn new audio and graphic design skills.
This internship is open to people from all backgrounds. We welcome applications from BAME applicants, female-identifying applicants and those from lower income backgrounds. A university degree is not a prerequisite. Your enthusiasm and willingness to learn is more important to us than paper qualifications. We’re not expecting you to be the finished article as training and support will be given.
To Apply: Please send a CV and Covering letter outlining how you meet the criteria to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interview Dates: Week Commencing 08.01.2018
Start Date: 29.01.2018