Vacancy title: Bird on the wire

Vacancy type: Full-time

Salary: £132 weekly

Duration: 15 months

Start date: ASAP

Bird On The Wire was conceived by two friends with a passion for music in early 2009 and instantly brought to life with a three-day mini festival in a sweltering basement in Dalston. BOTW quickly turned into a fully running independent concert promotions company hosting events at some of London’s most prestigious or unusual venues. They have developed an ever-growing number of artists including The War On Drugs, Mac DeMarco, Nils Frahm, Kings Of Convenience, The Tallest Man On Earth, Tim Hecker, Phantogram, Angel Olsen, Young Fathers, Suuns, Lower Dens, Destroyer & Son Lux to name a few, and co-founded Visions Festival.

  1. assisting our rep on shows (presence from load in to curfew, help with carrying the bands’ gear, liaising with the bands/venue)
  2. scouting for relevant support bands
  3. helping out on show advancing (gathering tech specs, schedule etc.
  4. making sure everyone involved in the show has received all the information)
  5. updating the website, and general help on marketing including social networks
  6. various admin support and day to day needs (ticket sales updates, work permits etc.)

We’re looking for someone:

  1. passionate about music and with a real knowledge of our artists
  2. Friendly and very good with people
  3. very organised with excellent attention to detail
  4. perfect speaking and written English
  5. an experience with live music, even if limited, is a plus