Job Opportunity: Junior Talent Buyer/Booking Agent For Live Music Venue, SOBs

SOB’s, New York’s premiere venue for universal live music, is seeking a junior booking agent to assist the Director of Booking.


SOB’s is renowned for presenting live music of nearly all genres, including: Hip-Hop, R&B, Latin, World Music, Brazilian, African, South Asian & most recently Indie music.


SOB’s is in its 29th year and since opening has presented such artists as Kanye West, Drake, B.o.B., Aventura, Manu Chao, Seu Jorge, Isaac Delgado, Los Van Van, John Legend, Marc Anthony & Ryan Leslie.

SOBs is looking for an individual that has a great musical ear, communication and organizational skills along with an acute attention to detail and the ability to multi-task are essential throughout the booking process.


Duties will include day-to-day tasks related to contacting artist’s representation, research into new music via print, radio & blogs.


Candidates should be passionate about music, outgoing, personable able to utilize internet extensively. Prior experience in booking/sales, management and/or production as well as a Bachelor’s Degree relating to the field a plus.


Responsibilities:

-Booking musical acts across numerous genres.

-Researching new music

-Researching artists, events, publications, businesses, writers and websites

-Updating/writing content for www.sobs.com

-Assisting in the preparation of press releases and other materials

-Assisting in the marketing and publicity of concerts booked

The ideal candidate is:

– A team player
-Passionate about music
-Willing to express ideas and opinions
-Willing to learn
-A strong writer

– Prior experience in the field

Compensation:

-TBD (commensurate with experience)


Please email resume & cover letter to Events@SOBs.com with the subject line ‘Junior Talent Buyer/Booking Agent For Live Music Venue, SOBs’. Please no phone calls. SOBs will contact you if there is an interest.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: