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Internship Opportunities for Students

Students & Recent Grads:

Great opportunity to work on an A&R team with an accomplished MU music industry alum. See below and contact Eric McLellan (ericmclellan@gmail.com) if interested.

Eric McLellan is looking for one or two interns who are interested in A&R. The role has potential to lead to a paid A&R gig if they do well, Eric says, as they are looking to expand over the next year.

A&R scouts will be part of his training program at Ninetone Records, a Swedish label distributed by InGrooves inside of the Universal system.

For Recent Graduates and those with a Bachelor’s Degree

Mascot Label Group – Digital Marketing Coordinator – Mascot Label Group is seeking a Digital Marketing Coordinator to play a fundamental role in the company’s international marketing team. They will coordinate digital campaign strategy and advertising for our releases with artists, their teams, and the international Mascot staff. Mascot Label Group is a 100% independent record company specializing in guitar-oriented music with a focus on rock, metal, and (Blues) guitar. The company has offices in New York, London, Paris, Milan, Cologne, Stockholm, and Rotterdam (headquarters). Artists on the roster and in the catalog include 10 Years, Conquer Divide, George Benson, Black Stone Cherry, Joe Bonamassa, Bootsy Collins, Crobot, Dragged Under, Otherwise, Oxymorrons, Eric Gales, Gov’t Mule, Beth Hart, Yngwie Malmsteen, P.O.D., Shaman’s Harvest, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Jake Shimabukuro, Robin Trower, VOLA, Volbeat, The Georgia Thunderbolts, and more.

S-Curve Records is currently looking for a Label Coordinator for their team. S-Curve Records is dedicated to supporting independent label Staffa cross administrative, creative, digital, and production areas. It requires working with a marketing team and assisting with the A & R Staff as they assist in delivery and production, along other administrative duties. The job offers a competitive salary, medical/dental/vision packages and two weeks vacation time plus holiday break! If you are qualified and interested in this position, please send your resume and cover letter to info@s-curverecords.com. 

Job Description for Entry-Level Position at WME Music:

Global Music/Talent agency with major offices in Los Angeles, New York, Nashville, London, and Sydney, seeks ambitious and career-oriented persons for entry-level and assistant level positions in the Music Department. Rotating assistants will be eligible to apply for assistant desks after training is completed. Hired individuals may also become eligible for the Music Trainee Program to become a music agent. To look at the responsibilities and qualifications necessary for this job, click the following link to apply! https://wmeimg.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/ENDEAVOREARLYCAREERS/job/CA-Beverly-Hills—9601-Wilshire/Rotational-Assistant–Music-_JR7883.

Please use the associated link for additional online information regarding a particular internship listing. Please visit the Woods Theatre office for further information on these internships from our Internship Book.

Job Openings on LinkedIn

ASCAP – Global Member Services Representative(NY) – The Global Member Services Representative provides customer service to ASCAP’s members via telephone, email and ASCAP’s proprietary online account management system (Member Access). The position serves the goals of the ASCAP Global Members Services department in ensuring ASCAP writers, publishers, and internal departments receive the best experience possible.

Hopeless Records – Exec Personal Asst. (LA) – This role supports the President and Founder in their professional work by performing various tasks related to Hopeless Records, as well as handling a variety of personal / home tasks. The EA & PA work includes performing common office/personal/family/home tasks detailed below. In addition, due to accessibility issues, this role will provide daily driving of President and/or close family members to the office, meetings, school, concerts/festivals and a variety of professional and personal events. A company car is provided and expenses covered.

Link:https://lnkd.in/eaG5jCCb

Official Charts – Advertising & Digital Monetisation Specialist (UK) – Are you an advertising and digital monetisation specialist with a passion for music and film? Official Charts are looking for a Digital Commercial Lead to develop strategy and grow revenues for the Official Charts media brand.

Link: https://lnkd.in/eN5EYfqp

SportsGrid – Master Control Operator – Sportgrid is seeking a Master Control Operator for our 24×7 broadcast offices in Holmdel, NJ. The ideal candidate must be versatile and capable of learning specialized software applications and have an aptitude for operating electronic equipment. You must have great attention to detail, excellent computer skills, and must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Link: tps://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3390003920/

EMPIRE – Executive Assistant to the COO – EMPIRE is an independent label, born and bred out of the Bay Area (San Francisco, California). We have grown to become the largest independent record label in the U.S., with a significant global presence covering Africa, Asia, Europe, Australia and North and South America. We keep ourselves busy with a myriad of music-related services, ranging from the creation of original content and goods (e.g., sound recordings, music publishing, merchandise, and virtual goods) as well as the marketing, promotion, distribution, and creation of brand partnerships around the same.

Link:https://lnkd.in/eQ4anVH5

DistroKid – Software Engineer (US Remote) – DistroKid is one of the world’s largest music distributors, helping artists all over the world get their music and videos into digital stores such as Spotify, Apple, Amazon, Google and more. We’re looking for someone to join us in building tools to help artists be more prolific! As an Engineer at DistroKid, you will lead the creation, improvement and growth of cutting-edge tools and products for musicians around the world. DistroKid is a FULLY REMOTEcompany with an employee first culture and excellent benefits.

Link:https://lnkd.in/enSDsVvY

Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. – Manager, Data & Analytics, Workforce (US Remote) – The Manager, Salesforce will be responsible for Force.com Platform development, documentation, and deployments. Additionally, they will participate in application design, solutioning of new requirements and assisting the technical growth of the junior level team members. The Manager will continue to look for opportunities to enhance the Salesforce user experience by attending weekly requirement gathering sessions with various Sales Managers. Link:https://lnkd.in/ecyYtje7

BMG – The New Music Company(Nashville, TN) – As the great Kurt Cobain* once said, “Come as you are.” BMG is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we celebrate diversity in all forms. Equal opportunity runs deep in our core value of fairness and we are determined to create a truly inclusive work environment, where everyone can flourish. If you’re good at what you do, come as you are.

Link:https://lnkd.in/eDKSR6pb

TIDAL – Artist Marketing Manager (NY) – TIDAL is a global music and entertainment streaming platform committed to creating a deeper connection between artists and fans through its library of more than 80 million songs, over 350,000 high quality videos, and available in over 60 countries. The Artist Marketing Team is a dynamic and fast-growing team with a focus on bringing TIDAL closer to artists, fans, and industry partners through artist-led campaigns and partnerships that mutually benefit both our brand and artists’ brands and by driving awareness and education of our best-in-class artist tools to aid successful adoption. Working alongside cross-functional partners, we will gain a deep understanding of artists, their needs, and how to effectively reach them -ensuring we’re communicating the latest updates to artists and connecting our features to their priorities to drive awareness, education and interest.

Link:https://lnkd.in/eHUVgMTF

Kobalt Music – A&R Research & Data Analyst (LA/NY) – Kobalt Music is looking for an A&R Research Data Analyst to join their LA or NYC team! Job description and more info here: https://lnkd.in/dktpQCpJ.

Rehegoo Music Group – Playlist Designer (UK) – The Music department functions across the areas of music consultancy, playlist design, music data analysis and sync & licensing. Creating music briefs and playlists for a variety of brands, and for our B2B music streaming platform, Music for Spaces. You must have a natural passion for music, a strong music knowledge across a multitude of genres, including pop, hip-hop and all forms of electronic music. An instinctive ability to design playlists for different briefs, and a professional and motivational approach to your work is vital for this role.

Link:https://lnkd.in/eBmtRdPp

Paramount – Manager, Content Marketing, Streaming (LA/NY) – Actively recruiting for a Manager of Content Marketing to join the Paramount+ International Streaming team! Don’t miss this opportunity to join not only a leading global media and entertainment company, but also a team dedicated in creating premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide! Check out the link below to learn more about this new opportunity and to submit an application for consideration. Link: https://careers.paramount.com/Paramount/job/Burbank-Manager%2C-Content-Marketing%2C-Paramount%2B-International-Streaming-CA-91505/950293600/

NPR – Marketing Campaign Assoc. (DC) – A thriving, mission-driven multimedia organization, NPR produces award-winning news, information, and music programming in partnership with hundreds of independent public radio stations across the nation. The NPR audience values information, creativity, curiosity, and social responsibility – and our employees do too. We are innovators and leaders in diverse fields, from journalism and digital media to IT and development. Every day, our employees and member stations touch the lives of millions worldwide. Responsibilities, qualifications, and other info can be found at the link below.

Link: https://boards.greenhouse.io/nationalpublicradioinc/jobs/4115898005

The Walt Disney Company – Production Asst., Nat Geo (DC) – National Geographic is seeking a Production Assistant! Responsibilities include assisting the team to complete deliverables for productions and providing additional production support such as research-related tasks, short writing assignments, logging footage, and assisting on field shoots.

Link: https://lnkd.in/e3CinQFQ

ASCAP – The Global Member Services Representative provides customer service to ASCAP’s members via telephone, email and ASCAP’s proprietary online account management system (Member Access). The position serves the goals of the ASCAP Global Members Services department in ensuring ASCAP writers, publishers, and internal departments receive the best experience possible.

Link: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3159251817/?refId=Gj9eTok4vDgC4nFnyl2G6A%3D%3D  

  • Warner Music Group – Emerging Talent, Future Leaders
    • Our Emerging Talent Associate Program (ETA) is a paid opportunity designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain real world experience in the music industry. This multidimension, hands-on associateship begins by matching students to specific departments across our companies, based on their interests, for a semester-long experience. ETA is offered during the Spring, Summer and Fall Semesters.
    • Application Link: https://www.wmg.com/emerging-talent
  • Shore Point Records – A & R/Marketing intern, unpaid and counts towards school credit.
  • CAD Management – Music Management and Graphic Design Intern, Spring 2022.
    • For rising juniors/seniors and a previous internship is highly recommended. College credit available.
    • Email resume (pdf), any music business/entertainment work samples, and answers to three questions:
      1. What are you looking to get out of this internship with CAD Management?
      2. What areas of the music business are you most interested in pursuing and/or developing your knowledge of?
      3. Who is one artist that you are listening to now and why?
    • Submit these pieces to inquiries@cadmusicmgmt.com.
    • Location: 19 Ridge Road, Rumson, NJ, 07760.
  • Sirius XMSummer 2022 Internships are now live! Internships include: Client Services, Marketing, Radio, Sales opportunities and many more!
  • Big Picture Media – Music PR Intern, Summer 2022, unpaid and counts toward school credit. 
    • Big Picture Media is a full-service public relations and digital marketing agency based in New York City.
    • Work Schedule: 2-3 days per week, hours are 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. ET
    • Email resumes, as well as any additional questions to becky@bigpicturemediaonline.com.
    • Interviews for Summer positions will take place this March!
  • Indie Band Guru – Music Review and Junior Contributor Internship, 2022-2023 Academic School Year
    • Do you love writing? Music? Writing about music? Then we have a spot for you at Indie Band Guru!
    • Indie Band Guru is an Online Music Magazine, Indie PR and Artist Development Company focused on helping independent bands build their careers and get the exposure they deserve.
    • Students can reach out to (Keith Profeta) at Keith@IndieBandGuru.com with a resume and any general application questions.
    • Position is currently fully remote and unpaid.
  • Stone Pony – Future influencers of the music world wanted!
    • Promo Team and Graphic Artist positions are available.
    • Email resumes to ponyrocks89@yahoo.com.
    • Questions? Contact the email above or call directly at 732-502-0600.
  • The Centenary Stage Company – professional theater in residence on the campus of Centenary University in Hackettstown, NJ, is currently accepting applications for the paid Theater Internship position.
    • The CSC Internship offers qualified candidates the opportunity to serve as artistic interns for a season with the professional Centenary Stage Company, and offers a monthly stipend for candidates who are hired into the program. 
    • Submit resumes and cover letters to Christopher Young – 
    • For more information regarding the Centenary Stage Company Internship Program contact Christopher Young at (908) 979 – 0900.
  • Link: http://www.centenarystageco.org/internship 
  • Mayo PAC – Come experience what goes into running a 1,300 seat non-profit performing arts center. The Mayo Performing Arts Center is offering non-paying credit or non-credit internships in Arts Administration, Education & Performing Arts School, Marketing, Public Relations & Photography, Development & Fundraising, Operations & House Management, and Production.
  • Crossroads Theatre – Crossroads’ Internship Program offers the opportunity to work alongside professional artists and managers at a Tony Award Winning Regional Theater. 
    • Crossroads provides learning opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, to acquire hands-on experience in not-for-profit theater for college and school credit, in all aspects of administrative, producing, and marketing for a theatrical season. 
    • Apply Here: https://www.crossroadstheatrecompany.org/internships 
  • Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey – The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (formerly called “New Jersey Shakespeare Festival”) is one of over 20 professional theatres in the state. One of the leading Shakespeare theatres in the nation — serving approximately 75,000 adults and children annually — it is New Jersey’s only professional theatre company dedicated solely to Shakespeare’s canon and other classic masterworks.
    • Offers a very wide range of internships including: PR/Marketing, General Management, Technical/Stage Management, Wardrobe, and more!
    • Contact an education representative at the following number, 973-845-6723, in order to learn more about these various internships and how to apply.
    • Link to Internship List: http://www.shakespearenj.org/Education/intern_areas.html
  • State Theatre New Jersey – Central New Jersey’s largest non-profit arts presenter, the historic State Theatre New Jersey is a magnificently renovated silent-film palace that flourishes today as a premier non-profit venue of the Northeast.
    • Marketing, PR, Development, and other internships offered.
    • https://www.stnj.org/careers
    • At the link above are all the listed internship positions, as well as the contact information for each person for the individual positions.
  • NBC Universal Internships – Offers internships that are true learning and growth opportunities that help set students up for an exciting future career in media. We are committed to developing early career talent, and we are focused on helping interns realize their potential and their dreams.
  • Bergen Performing Arts Center – The Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) is northern New Jersey’s busiest nonprofit, 501(c)(3) performing arts center – a home to hundreds of world class performances at affordable prices reaching audiences of over 150,000 each year.
  • Manhattan Theatre Club – The Paul A. Kaplan Theatre Management Program provides a unique opportunity to learn about producing not-for-profit theatre both on and off-Broadway through intensive on-the-job training.
  • Various Broadway Internships – The following link will direct students to a page where there are open internship positions listed. https://www.broadwayworld.com/classifieds-jobs/ 
  • WQXR Internship Program – NYPR internships are designed to be a learning experience for sharp, enthusiastic self-starters, with or without radio skills. Our interns do meaningful work across a variety of shows and departments, are an integral part of the team, and assist with all aspects of work.
    • Over the course of the internship term, interns can learn a variety of skills, including reporting, editing, production, field recording, digital audio editing, taping, Pro Tools, mixing promos, planning live events, research, and more.
    • Internship Page Link: https://www.wqxr.org/internships-new-york-public-radio/
  • Spotify Internship Program –  Our student programs are anything but conventional. You’ll be right at the heart of major projects, working with teams of passionate people and helping us to create the next awesome thing. What’s more, you’ll be making a real impact on our business, and the world.
  • Revel Relations: Here at Revel Relations Inc. we believe that every creator has the right to express themselves and be heard. As all talents are welcome, we give all of our clients the care, attention, and resources they need to further their success. Let us be the step you need to achieve your aspirations.
  • Atlantic Records Internships: At Atlantic, you will get a well-rounded exposure to many facets of our company, learn how a major label operates, have an active role in collaborating with different teams, and receive unparalleled development opportunities.
  • Algonquin Theatre Internships: Algonquin internships are for individuals who desire a challenging and practical experience.
  • Park Avenue Artistsseeking visual arts students who are interested in gaining experience in music industry design, especially in relation to artist management. Sample projects include creating promotional graphics (one-sheets, posters, web design), merchandise design, short music films (animations, lyric videos, stop motion), and album art. Particular focus will be on digital strategy for artists on tour, releasing content, or growing independently. Interest and experience in social networking tools for marketing and publicity is a bonus.
  • Aurora Productions Internship – Aurora Productions is currently accepting Production Management Internship candidates for the 2022 / 2023 Broadway Season. The internship runs from late spring or summer 2022 until late spring or summer 2023.
  • Beasley Radio Stations  Beasley Media Group New Jersey has an opportunity for a Sales Assistant for our sales team at 95.9 WRAT and 100.1 WJRZ. This position reports to the Director of Sales and assists a team of Account Executives in a fast-paced office environment.
  • ATO Records ATO Records (According To Our Records) is a record label committed to artists and building their careers. As a truly independent label, ATO is steadfast in its commitment to building career artists.
    • Our interns gain first hand experience in both the label and management side of the music industry.
    • Interns work side-by-side with artist management and album project managers and take on a wide variety of tasks including assisting with tour promotion, digital media, publicity, administrative duties, and general album marketing.
    • We strive to give all of our interns the best possible learning experience and build your internship around your skills and interests. All majors are considered as long as you have a love for music and a great work ethic. Applications can be sent to info@atorecords.com.
    • Internship Page Link: https://atorecords.com/about/
  • CAA Internship Program – The CAA Internship Program offers current students and recent graduates the opportunity to gain relevant, hands-on work experience at a leading entertainment, media and sports agency. Interns work alongside seasoned agents and executives to support a variety of projects within their assigned departments.
    • Interns also participate in a regular speaker series, have the opportunity to build relationships with leaders from all CAA divisions, and attend workshops to help develop the skills and knowledge necessary for a successful career.
    • Internship Page Link: https://www.caa.com/careers/internships