Join Our Team

Radio Operations Coordinator

Location: Weehawken, NJ

The Syndicate is currently seeking a new employee eager to start their career in radio promotion! Our award-winning radio department is looking for an Operations Coordinator who is ready to step into our fast-paced environment, and keep us performing at the highest level. The Operations Coordinator will be an integral member of our radio team and will collaborate directly with our alternative, non-comm, college and loud rock promotion staff. In addition to overseeing the weekly tasks of the radio department, the Operations Coordinator will take an innovative approach to helping The Syndicate grow. This opportunity is ideal for a self-motivated individual who is passionate about radio promotion.

Requirements: ­ ­

  • A passion for radio promotion, attending live concerts and music is paramount
  • Ability to multi-task and take direction in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational skills 
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Able to prioritize time while handling multiple projects
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to navigate the internet for research purposes
  • Working knowledge of social media platforms
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Photoshop. Additional computer and software knowledge is always a plus! ­

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

 

Publicity Coordinator

Location: Weehawken, NJ

The Syndicate is expanding its PR department and seeks an energetic and extremely motivated professional to join our team.

The Publicity Coordinator will work full-time in our Weehawken, NJ office and assist our other publicists on all music, comedy and lifestyle campaigns. The ideal candidate should have 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. A strong passion for music and comedy, as well as the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment are a must.

RESPONSIBILITIES
-  Support PR team in both our music and comedy departments through day-to-day administration
- Secure coverage in regional and national media campaigns
- Foster relevant industry and press relationships, interacting daily with artists, managers, writers, editors, producers and tastemakers
- Provide support for all forms of technical communication – press kit and asset maintenance, drafting/editing of press releases and media alerts, upkeep of contact databases, fielding interviews, updating departmental website, guest list organization, etc
- Regularly attend events and shows and be able to provide on-site assistance when needed  

QUALIFICATIONS
- 2+ years of PR and publicity experience in Entertainment/Music industry
- Superior written and verbal skills.
- Strong knowledge of national and regional media, both print and online
- Creative, proactive and outgoing with a get-it-done attitude.
- Proficient in Filemaker Pro, Constant Contact, Haulix, Word, Excel and PowerPoint; knowledge of Photoshop and WordPress a plus
- Enjoyment of fast-paced, high-pressure work environment – juggling multiple tasks, hitting tight deadlines (evening & weekend hours as necessary to cover client events, concerts, etc).
 

ABOUT THE SYNDICATE
Founded in 1998, The Syndicate is an award-winning entertainment marketing agency with strong expertise in music, comedy, and pop culture. Our clients include Taco Bell, Comedy Central, Adult Swim, Random House and multiple Grammy award-winning artists and record labels.

We've helped sell hundreds of millions of albums for acts such as Maroon 5, Daft Punk, The Killers, Kings of Leon and Pearl Jam. We've also promoted dozens of comedy careers including Dane Cook, Amy Schumer, Lewis Black, Jim Gaffigan and the hit TV show Workaholics.

Our experienced staff has strong relationships with over 6,500 media outlets including 500 college and commercial radio stations, 400 field marketing reps and hundreds of executives within every field of the entertainment business.

In addition to marketing and promotion services, The Syndicate owns and operates Metal InsiderThe Laugh Button and The Laugh Network.

TO APPLY

Applicants should supply resume, references and writing samples to: victoria@thesyn.com    

 

Intern

Location: Weehawken, NJ

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. The internship is unpaid, but 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 victoria@thesyn.com

Graphic Design Intern

Location: Weehawken, NJ

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 victoria@thesyn.com.

National Marketing Representative

Location: Nationwide

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.