Studio assistant for Grammy-winning songwriter/producer

Posting ID : A1068530552
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Admin Office

DESCRIPTION: Multi-platinum Grammy-winning songwriter/producer seeks executive assistant for boutique recording studio house located in Studio City. Projects and tasks range from studio upkeep, creation of stem packages in Logic Pro, assistant mixing, vocal recording, kitchen tidying, song catalog maintenance and updating, publishing tracking, A&R/pitch song suggestions, grocery runs & lunch preparation, website content updates, eBay sales, studio & personal errands, house maintenance/managing minor construction projects, and so forth.

SKILLS REQUIRED:
Extremely tech savvy, especially with Mac OS and Logic Pro (9 & X)
Basic iMovie or Final Cut X
Entry-level Wordpress (able to post content to WP site)
Understanding of studio gear and audio signal flow
Knowledge of audio mixing, vocal tuning and recording

SKILLS PREFERRED BUT NOT REQUIRED:
Adobe Photoshop and/or Illustrator
Google Sketchup

OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE WOULD BE:
a creative and self-sufficient problem solver
punctual and attentive to details
discrete and well mannered with high profile individuals
someone who is interested in the business side of music and wants to grow their network and learn about various facets of the business

COMPENSATION: Salary of $25k/y for 25 hours per week (10a-3p M-F), with additional work hours to be compensated at $20 / hr as needed.

HOURS: 10am-3pm Monday-Friday, with occasional need for weekends/later nights. A 30 minute lunch break is provided.

READ BEFORE APPLYING: LA-based applicants only. Looking for an employee who would be with the company for no less than 2 years. If hired we will need you to begin working no later than 2 weeks from notice of hiring. You must have a reliable vehicle for short errands. Interviews will take place around the beginning of September, and weekend interviews will be available for those with current full time positions. Please submit by 8/27 for consideration.

HOW TO APPLY:
REQUIRED: send your resume with a cover letter containing (1) a description of why you're a good fit for the position and vice versa and (2) a link to your LinkedIn or other professional social media profile.
OPTIONAL BUT PREFERRED: In addition to your resume, send us an unlisted/private link (YouTube or Vimeo) to a 60 second video explaining the reason for your interest in the position.
EMAIL us at KiteMusicAssistant@gmail.com.


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