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Throughout our almost-60 year history, the Academy of Country Music has always proudly stood as a progressive, welcoming organization for all, most recently through our active commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Indeed, the official mission statement of our DEI Task Force reads, “The Academy of Country Music is relentlessly committed to creating a more inclusive environment for underrepresented groups, encompassing but not limited to, Black, Indigenous, LGBTQIA+, LatinX and Women in the Country Music industry, from the boardroom to the stage.”

We truly take that to heart and aim to keep it top-of-mind in everything we do, particularly in terms of recruitment, employment, and staff retention. 

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2022 ACM Internships

ARTIST & INDUSTRY RELATIONS INTERN

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Assist the Artist & Industry Relations department and Awards & Membership department with tasks surrounding the membership application and renewal period for 2023, board and committee meetings, database/CRM research and maintenance, ongoing membership benefits and programming, award eligibility tracking, artist gifting program, ticketing, and all industry relations efforts. Act as a liaison when needed with board members, VIP donors/sponsors, charity beneficiaries, nominees, members, etc. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Membership/Award duties include: 
    • Compare and identify potential new members across documents 
    • Assist in communication with member captains from the ACM Board 
    • Update member contact information 
    • Contact and confirm all membership admins 
    • Monitor and record proof of membership & voting marketing efforts 
    • Collect and help create member communications 
    • Assist in updates to the award eligibility tracking documents 
    • Help with membership programming and events as needed 
    • Check spelling and grammatical errors on any document or spreadsheet 
    • Monitor the Membership email account during busy communication periods 
    • Maintain nominee contact information via nominee communications and the ACM Membership database 
    • Oversee the buildout of the membership portal 
    • Assist in vetting & summarizing awards submissions 
    • Proof and schedule nominee communications
  • Artist/Industry
    • Create mailing labels, write notes, and send packages for artist gifting program
    • Check spelling and grammatical errors on any document or spreadsheet
    • Assist with department-based research projects 
    • Process ticket orders 
    • Assist in editing and maintaining board and ticket websites 
    • Help create master grids for seating 
    • Monitor the Membership and Ticketing email accounts 
    • Prepare presentations, folders and agendas for Board of Director meetings 
    • Track all ACM artist outreach 
    • Update all ACM Talent Contact Grids 
  • Duties on-site at Honors:
    • Focus on helping to keep tickets and credentials for all events in order 
    • Assist in seating for the Awards Show as needed 
    • Being available to take care of key industry executives, nominees, performers, presenters, ACM Board, etc. (VIPs) 
    • Being aware of who the ACM & LL board members are and being prepared to help them when needed 
    • Monitor location of all ACM Awards statues during awards show & assist in giving them out 
    • Ensure trophies are transported to where they need to be according the award plan

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to [email protected]


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