Promotions Assistant Apprentice

Hart Media LTD , London, N7 9AH

Job title:

Promotions Assistant Apprentice

Employer Name:

Hart Media LTD

Vacancy Location:

Suite 23, Tileyard Studios, Tileyard Road, Kings Cross

London N7 9AH

About the Apprenticeship :

Must be dynamic and an outgoing individual to work within a five-strong radio and online music promotions team.

You will be assisting with the radio promotion of many different artists to national, regional, specialist and student radio, as well as setting up radio tours and interviews eventually.

It is also important for the candidate to regularly attend gigs and be up to date with the latest music trends and find new bands/artists to bring into the company

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Assisting with the radio promotion of many different artists to National, Regional, specialist and student radio stations
• Calling Radio stations, Student Radio and plugging them
• Emailing Radio stations, Student Radio and plugging them
• Setting up radio tours and interviews
• Social Media/Online set up
• Day to day administrative duties
• Post and mail outs
• Making tea/coffee
• Updating with company website e.g. blog posts, content, updating the roster and the company’s social media

Weekly Wage:

£150.00 per week

Working Week:

Monday- Friday 10am – 6pm plus gigs

Future prospects description:

If the candidate shows initiative, then there could be a job for them at the end of the apprenticeship if there is room available and the candidate has shown us what they can do and how they have progressed throughout the year. Money will then be increased. We also offer a 10% finders fee of any bands/artists that the candidate brings into the company.

Employer description:

We plug artists/bands to Radio stations around the country and in London, online PR and also manage a few artists

Employer website:

Skills required:

• Computers, able to communicate and take direction well. Need to have a good worth ethic.
• Computer literate
• Good communication skills
• Able to take directions well
• Good organisation skills
• Able to communicate

Personal Qualities:

• Must have a good phone manner and who can work well under pressure.
• Must have a positive attitude and be a people person
• Time-management and the ability to prioritise your work load is a must.
• A passion for music and a good understanding of UK radio, social media and online media is essential.
• Will do mail outs and a make a good cup of tea!

Qualifications Required:


Important Other information:

Possible have to go and see bands/artists in the evening who we are working with and also new artists we need to go and see.

Reality Check:

We will require the candidate to go to see bands in the evening, ones we work and others we are looking to work with.

About the training:

You will be working towards a Level 3 Standards in Business Administration. In addition to crucial ‘on the job training’ depending on the qualification selected you may also study the following units:

• Principles of Business
• Analyse and present business data
• Principles of Project Management
• Managing Information and Producing Documents in a Business
• Monitor Information systems
• Principles of Administration

Specific Questions:

  1. Why do you want to be in the Music Business?
  2. What is your understanding of a role of a radio plugger?

Application closes:
11th January 2019

*Due to the high volume of interest we have in many of our vacancies it is not always possible to respond to every application.