House of Blues Marketing Intern (FALL 2018) in Wallingford, Connecticut

Job Summary:

Who are we?

Live Nation Entertainment is the world’s leading live entertainment company, comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Media & Sponsorship. Ticketmaster is the global leader in event ticketing with over 500 million tickets sold annually and more than 12,000 clients worldwide. Live Nation Concerts is the largest provider of live entertainment in the world promoting more than 30,000 shows and 95+ festivals annually for nearly 4,000 artists in over 40 countries. These businesses allow Live Nation Media & Sponsorship to create strategic music marketing programs that connect over 900 brands with the 86 million fans that attend Live Nation Entertainment events each year. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.

Who are you?

Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!

The Role:

The Live Nation Connecticut/Upstate NY office is in search of a highly motivated, organized and most importantly, enthusiastic individual who is interested in learning about marketing and promoting live entertainment.

Areas You Will Be Learning About:

  • Development, implementation, and execution of show marketing plans.

  • Live Nation CT / Upstate NY social media accounts; content calendar, copywriting and corresponding ads.

  • Digital marketing plans and process for digital ad buys including but not limited to Google AdWords, YouTube, re-targeting platforms.

  • Regional newsletters and presale E-blasts.

  • Managing show artwork database and artwork deliverables.

  • Street team coordination for pickups, drop offs, hits and specialty runs.

  • Individual show contract confirmations and marketing “AD PACKS”

Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school

  • Must be eligible for school credit (and able to supply a letter from sponsor/administrator upon request)

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must be able to commit to a minimum work schedule of 10 hours per week with some availability to work weekends

  • Eager to learn and be proactive with new tasks

  • The ability to conduct yourself in a professional matter at all times

  • The ability to learn and absorb at a fast pace

  • High proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint

This is a great internship opportunity in the field of live entertainment. We are currently searching for a student in a qualifying program to fill this internship position for fall season. This internship will be based out of the Live Nation Connecticut office in Wallingford, CT and the XFINITY Theatre in Hartford, CT. Having reliable transportation in order to travel to various venues in the area is required.

This internship is for college credit. It is a non-paid position with flexible hours to reflect the need of your college credit requirements.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYLive Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

HIRING PRACTICESThe preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

About Us

Named us as one of the Top 40 North American companies in attracting and keeping top talent by LinkedIn, Live Nation is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing, and we offer a world of opportunity. Our Ticketmaster team doesn't just embrace new technology, we develop ground-breaking software and applications to support our world-leading ticketing platform. Our mix of legendary and brand new venues and restaurants, including the House of Blues, offer an array of hospitality careers. And our unparalleled roster of artists are supported by diverse professionals in all facets of finance, marketing and other corporate operations.

Generous vacation, healthcare and retirement benefits are just the foundation of supporting our full-time, global workforce of more than 10,000. We offer continuing professional development in addition to tuition reimbursement. We also provide paid time off to bond with a new child (plus a bonus to help with expenses); paid time off to care for a sick child and to volunteer for causes that are important to you. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games and other events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.

There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.