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2015 ACM Internships

 

We are looking for bright, fun, hard-working students who love country music and want to see the music entertainment business first-hand. The Academy of Country Music is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the ACM Awards in 2015, and Country Music’s Party of the Year® is bringing a whole weekend of fun to North Texas! The music starts on April 17, 2015, with ACM Party for a Cause®: 50 Years of Music & Memories — a two-day all-star concert series at Globe Life Park (Home of the Texas Rangers) featuring all your favorite artists. Then, on April 19, 2015, the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will welcome more than 55,000 fans to AT&T Stadium (Home of the Dallas Cowboys), becoming the largest live awards show ever staged. YOU can be a part of this historic country music event!

The chosen candidates will work closely with the Academy staff in one of the following departments Event Management, Operations, Public Relations & Marketing, Lifting Lives (our charity), Social Media, Creative and Content Production and additionally complete general administrative duties.

Internships will start in early-January and run through late April 2015 and are based in Encino, CA. This will include a 10-day stay in North Texas with hotel, travel and meals provided. Candidates may receive credit for their participation and a small weekly stipend for a portion of the internship. We are interested in Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors in the following majors: Business, Communications, Entertainment Management, Festival or Event Management, Journalism, Marketing, Multimedia/New Media, Music Management, Non-Profit Management, Public Relations, Social Media, or Video Production. However, all students encouraged to apply.

SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Interest in the country music industry
  • Professional demeanor
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Well organized with attention to detail and ability to carry out tasks independently
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Computer Skills: Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite highly preferred
  • Creative and Content Production interns should have experience using Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, and Photoshop

Don't miss your chance to be involved with Country Music's Party of the Year!

Email your cover letter and resume to info@acmcountry.com. Please no calls.

Please send resume and cover letter as an attachment by October 24, 2014.