European Music Council > Trainee Position in Communication (Germany)

The European Music Council (EMC), the regional group for Europe of the International Music Council (IMC), exists to support the interests of its 75+ member organisations, which include national music councils and music organisations from across Europe. The EMC initiates and organises cooperation projects, conferences and workshops on a European level, and is active in the field of cultural policy.

For its head office in Bonn, the EMC is recruiting a postgraduate trainee with a focus on communication (M/F/D) to contribute to the development of the organisation in response to the needs of the European music sector in the 21st century.

The council offer an inspiring working environment, international contacts in the fields of music and cultural policy, and the opportunity to get an insight into all fields of work of a cultural NGO, such as EU and national cultural policy, international conferences and workshops, funding applications on EU and national level, membership communication, and much more. As a trainee, you will receive a monthly compensation of €1800 (gross) and join a young and enthusiastic team.

Tasks of the trainee will include:

  • Assisting the EMC Team to implement the communication strategy of the EMC.

  • Feeding the EMC social media channels.

  • Keeping the EMC general website and specific project websites up-to-date.

  • Drafting press releases, and fostering existing – as well as establishing new – PR contacts with the relevant media.

  • Assisting the EMC Team with the organisation of EMC events, such as the European Forum on Music.

  • Assisting the EMC Team with general administration tasks (email correspondence, shipping of material, dispatch of information material, data maintenance etc.).

Deadline: 17 November 2019

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