Live Nation Entertainment Vancouver, BC, Canada
Jan 18, 2019Full time
Festival Coordinator Vancouver, BC Full time JR-19753 Job Summary: Company Overview: 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 . Summary: As a Festival Coordinator, your role will be to support the dynamic and fast paced festival and marketing team at our Live Nation Vancouver office. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Maintain and update festival and venue websites Manage festival social media content calendars and help with organizing/sourcing content and copy Provide high quality customer service for festival inquires and fan emails (10+ Festivals and venues in Western Canada) Be available to work onsite over weekends at festivals throughout the spring and summer Organize creative for paid festival social campaigns Participate in special projects and perform other festival related and marketing duties as requested Skills & Qualities Desired : A minimum of 1-2 years related experience Bachelor’s degree in a Marketing or related area of study, or equivalent experience General knowledge of current digital and social media tools Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite including Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite considered an asset Must be able to multitask and be highly organized with a ‘can do’ attitude Proven ability to listen, understand and communicate effectively Ability to take direction while also displaying strong personal initiative Available to work evenings and weekends as required as well as travel out of town to work on site for festivals Ability to work well within a team environment Must have an avid interest in music, be knowledgeable about artists and genres, and have an overall interest in learning about the music industry We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted. Physical Requirements/Work Environment Sits for extended periods of time at a computer station or work desk; stands and walks regularly throughout the day; uses hands and fingers to operate computers and office equipment for up to 8 hours each day; lifts up to 10 pounds regularly; exposed to typical office environment conditions and noise levels. Equal Employment Opportunity Live Nation Canada 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 provincial and/or federal law. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking park in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. If accommodation is needed during the application process, please contact us and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. Hiring Practices The 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 Canada recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Canada may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.