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PUBLIC RELATIONS

The Syndicate is expanding its PR department and seeks an energetic and extremely motivated professional to join our team. The Publicist/Account Manager will work full-time in our Weehawken, NJ office and run music, comedy and lifestyle campaigns. Our ideal candidate is a team player that brings something new to the table, has excellent written and verbal skills and the ability to prioritize while multi-tasking. Applicants should be very detail-oriented, organized and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines. This individual must have a strong passion for the entertainment and pop culture (music in particular) and be able to professionally communicate with clients, journalists and other industry professionals.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years of PR and publicity experience in the Entertainment/Music industry

  • Strong knowledge of entertainment and lifestyle media; print, online, broadcast and influencers

  • Enjoyment of a fast-paced work environment and desire to attend client events, concerts, etc - evening & weekend hours as necessary

  • Proactive and outgoing with a get-it-done attitude.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Overseeing and executing multiple accounts and campaign, securing coverage in regional and national media outlets

  • Strategizing and collaborating with the rest of our in-house PR team

  • Interacting directly with clients

  • Researching, monitoring and securing press opportunities

  • Allocating tasks to a team of interns

This is a full-time position. Benefits include:

  • Health and dental with company contribution to premium

  • 401(k) with match

  • PTO

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to jeff@thesyn.com

RADIO PROMOTION

The Syndicate is currently seeking a new employee eager to help expand our award-winning radio department! We're looking for a Radio Promoter who is ready to step into our fast-paced environment and keep us performing at the highest level. This person will be an integral member of our team and will work collaboratively with our college, alternative, non-comm, and loud rock promotion staff. This opportunity is ideal for a self-motivated individual who is passionate about radio promotion and artist development.

Requirements:

  • A passion for radio, attending live concerts, and music is paramount

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

  • Comfortable making phone calls

  • Self-motivated, passionate, and driven

  • Strong knowledge of social media platforms

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to joe@thesyn.com 

INTERN

The Syndicate is an independent entertainment marketing agency based in Weehawken, New Jersey. We offer a wide range of marketing and promotional services within the music, comedy and publishing sectors, including radio promotion, street marketing, publicity, event planning, and digital design. Additionally, The Syndicate operates two online properties: www.metalinsider.net, which features metal music news and analysis, as well as www.thelaughbutton.com, for all things comedy.

Each semester The Syndicate recruits qualified, eager candidates to join our competitive and dynamic internship program. This position offers students the opportunity to gain real-world working experience, as well as exposure to the many facets of the entertainment industry.

As we are primarily a marketing and promotion firm, candidates with excellent writing, communication and digital design skills are strongly encouraged to apply. Interns will receive a $15/day travel stipend.

REQUIREMENTS: ­

  • Must have strong interest in music, comedy, entertainment, lifestyle trends, and pop-culture

  • Must be able to earn college credit

  • Must be able to commit to being in the office from 10am-6pm, 2-3 days per week

  • Self-motivated

  • Very strong writing and communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and take direction in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to navigate the internet for research purposes

  • Working knowledge of current social media platforms

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Photoshop. Additional computer and software knowledge is always a plus!

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to clarissa@thesyn.com

DIGITAL MARKETING INTERN

The Syndicate is seeking knowledgeable and passionate Digital Marketing students to join our team. Digital Marketing Interns will get an in-depth look at marketing campaigns and strategies and how to implement them into the digital space. This position includes but is not limited to back-end website building, website layout design, social media ad management, social media strategy, and community management. This internship will expand digital knowledge within the entertainment landscape and provide new experiences and pieces to add to the student’s repertoire.


REQUIREMENTS: ­

  • Must have strong interest in music, comedy, entertainment, lifestyle trends, and pop-culture

  • Must be able to earn college credit

  • Must be able to commit to being in the office from 10am-6pm, at least 2-3 days per week

  • Self-motivated with a digital brain

  • Working knowledge of native Social Media Platforms - Facebook, Facebook Ads Manager, Twitter, Tweetdeck, Instagram, YouTube, Google AdWords, etc.

  • Ability to multi-task and take direction in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Ability to navigate the internet for research purposes

  • Strong website building skills - HTML, CMS, etc.

  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign.

  • Additional computer and software knowledge is always a plus!

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to clarissa@thesyn.com 

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN

The Syndicate is currently seeking qualified graphic design students to join our competitive internship program. The Digital Design Intern will work side­ by­ side with staff members across various departments and will take the lead with the brainstorming, strategy and execution of the company’s graphic design and marketing needs. This internship offers experience in a professional workplace and will equip the student with exceptional, original pieces to add to their portfolio. This opportunity is ideal for someone who is passionate about the digital space and wants to apply their knowledge to the entertainment marketing realm.

REQUIREMENTS: ­

  • Must be enrolled in college and able to receive credit for internship hours ­

  • Able to commit to being in the office 2-­3 days per week ­

  • A passion for music, comedy, entertainment, and pop­ culture is paramount ­

  • Working knowledge of current social media platforms ­

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite – specifically Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop

  • Superior attention to detail and capable of working on multiple design projects at a given time

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to clarissa@thesyn.com 

NATIONAL MARKETING REPRESENTATIVE 

The Syndicate is accepting applications for paid marketing representatives around the country. Projects will include promoting music, comedy, television and film and exciting brands. As a marketing representative, you’ll be paid to help get the word out by distributing promotional material at stores, concerts and other events.

Applicants must be professional and reliable and most importantly have a deep passion for music, entertainment and pop culture.

Apply here.