This role entails writing reviews of the latest in popular music - from news posts on a daily basis, through working as an editorial assistant, to covering releases and events (such as concerts and festivals both in the UK and abroad when offered).
This work includes pitching and writing news/reviews/features, covering the latest releases, events, and festivals, and promoting DIY, DIY events, and the publication.
Generally this role consists of pitching and writing features, interviews, and articles for publication, finding news, and covering shows and the latest releases.
Front of house, hiring and returning equipment to and from students, dealing with queries, assisting with equipment use (if guidance needed).
I was charged with administrative duties, answering phones, monitoring projects, sitting in on meetings, writing briefs and tender documents, and SEO work for clients (such as social networking, blogging).
This role included keeping the website up to date, formatting and publishing contributed articles, writing for publication, managing the team of contributors, and enforcing deadlines. I also assisted with Counteract Magazine Presents gigs, making line-up decisions, promoting the events, aiding with the running of the events themselves, and working on the door throughout the events.
Media (focus on TV/PR/Journalism/Music Industry modules)