House of Blues Marketing/PR Assistant - Seasonal in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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:

As a part-time, temporary junior member of the Live Nation marketing team, your job is provide multiple levels of marketing support to the local marketing team. This is an ideal role for someone who wants to learn all aspects of the live music marketing world.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as on-site liaison for local press at the Xfinity Center, Blue Hills Bank Pavilion and other venues as needed

  • Prepare and proof all advertising settlements and promotional recaps

  • Proof ads

  • Proof radio spots

  • Work promotional kiosk at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion for up to 15 shows

  • Proof collateral across all mediums: print, digital, social, etc.

  • Work the promotional kiosk at the Pavilion: handing out flyers and talking to guests as they arrive about upcoming concerts at the venue

  • Track down advertising materials for each show from production companies or artist management

  • Assist Marketing Coordinator on-site at Xfinity Center and Pavilion including escorting photographers, facilitating meet and greets, sound check parties, etc.

  • Pitch and facilitate artist interviews

  • Arrange preview coverage for upcoming shows across all channels

  • Liaise with artist representatives and on-site venue staff to arrange for night-of-show photo and video access for approved photographers

  • Represent the company at third party events (nights and/or weekends included) as assigned at various venues/events in the Boston market

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

  • Be a self-motivated team player with a positive attitude

  • Strong computer skills

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Maintain a professional and appropriate working relationship with media representatives, presenters, promoters, clientele, and local officials

  • Ability to trouble shoot and problem solve

  • Work cooperatively with others

  • Must have a vehicle to work at the different venues

  • This position is part time seasonal, located at the Cambridge office and includes travel to area venues

If the above description sounds like you and fits your background, apply online at www.livenationentertainment.com/careers to join the Live Nation Entertainment team today!

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

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.