Music Associate

Description:

The Music Associate holds a very dynamic role within Radio FWD. They will support the station by maintaining contact with various record labels, monitoring and adding to our music library, making recommendations from music submissions, and staying up to date on new music. Full training will be provided. They will be responsible for taking the lead when working with all staff and board members to bring the best quality radio to UTSC. May be asked to attend special events. There is currently one opening for this position, however, we will be saving all applicant information to support more than one music associate in the future. Semester merit bonuses may be available.

 

Commitment:

  • 8-10 hours per week

  • Paid Position

 

We’re looking for:

  • A creative and organized candidate with a passion for the arts and music, a flair for new music and is able to work in a team

  • Experience working with students and/or community not-for-profit organizations

  • Familiarity with the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus, and the history/services of our radio station

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong passion for different disciplines, styles, and genres of music

  • An open mind to non-commercial artists and bands

  • Working knowledge of current music publications and music events in Toronto

  • Experience in performance, programming, arts management and/or the music industry is an asset but not essential

  • Previous music, audio, and broadcasting experience (An asset; Not mandatory)

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), as well as Google Docs and Sheets

RadioFWD SCCR Inc.