ELAM Work Experience 2017

All the work experience companies and roles can be seen below. You can apply for up to three different roles stating your preferences. The application deadline is January 13th 2017. Please note these placements are only open for current ELAM trainees and you will not be able to apply if you are not a current ELAM trainee. If you are not a student at ELAM and are interest in general work experience opportunities here, then please let us know by completing this form.


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About Virgin EMI Records

Virgin EMI Records is a record label within the Universal Music Group. Acts associated with Virgin EMI include: Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Bastille, Emeli Sandé and Chase and Status.

Roles x4

1. Marketing                                                                                                                   Create marketing plans for releases and coordinate artwork, promotion, sales and publicity.

2. Promo                                                                                                                             Provide the link between artists and TV and radio companies, managing TV appearances, radio sessions and airplay.

3. A&R                                                                                                                               Discover and sign artists, putting the team around them to facilitate the recording process.

4. Digital                                                                                                                                     Coordinate strategy in the digital music sphere from marketing to streaming, keeping on top of the latest innovations.


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ABOUT red bull studios london

The studio aims to promote UK music by providing access to state-of-the-art recording and production facility for a range of local and international musical talent. As well as documenting the creative process we host exclusive monthly DJ sessions, features, news stories and video content from all studio artists.

ROLES X1

1. Studio Assistant                                                                                                               Assisting in all aspect of the management of the studio, particularly suitable for those interested in engineering and recording and production. 


 

ABOUT island RECORDS

Island Records is a record label within the Universal Music Group. Acts associated with Island include: JP Cooper, Florence + Machine, The Weekend,

ROLES x4

1. Marketing                                                                                                                 Create marketing plans for releases and coordinate artwork, promotion, sales and publicity.

2. Promo                                                                                                                           Provide the link between artists and TV and radio companies, managing TV appearances, radio sessions and airplay.

3. A&R                                                                                                                             Discover and sign artists, putting the team around them to facilitate the recording process.

4. Digital                                                                                                                                   Coordinate strategy in the digital music sphere from marketing to streaming, keeping on top of the latest innovations.


 

ABOUT polydor RECORDS

Polydor Records is a record label within the Universal Music Group. Acts associated with Polydor include: Ellie Golding, Kendrick Lemar, Years & Years, 1975

ROLES x4

1. Marketing                                                                                                               Create marketing plans for releases and coordinate artwork, promotion, sales and publicity.

2. Promo                                                                                                                         Provide the link between artists and TV and radio companies, managing TV appearances, radio sessions and airplay.

3. A&R                                                                                                                           Discover and sign artists, putting the team around them to facilitate the recording process.

4. Digital                                                                                                                                 Coordinate strategy in the digital music sphere from marketing to streaming, keeping on top of the latest innovations.


 

ABOUT decca RECORDS

Decca Records is a record label within the Universal Music Group. Acts associated with Decca include: Einaudi, The Lumineers, Aurora, Gregory Porter, Imelda May

ROLES x4

1. Marketing                                                                                                               Create marketing plans for releases and coordinate artwork, promotion, sales and publicity.

2. Promo                                                                                                                       Provide the link between artists and TV and radio companies, managing TV appearances, radio sessions and airplay.

3. A&R                                                                                                                         Discover and sign artists, putting the team around them to facilitate the recording process.

4. Digital                                                                                                                               Coordinate strategy in the digital music sphere from marketing to streaming, keeping on top of the latest innovations.


 

ABOUT capitol RECORDS

Capitol Records is a record label within the Universal Music Group. Acts associated with Capitol include: Sam Smith, Frances, 5 Seconds of Summer

ROLES x3

1. Marketing                                                                                                               Create marketing plans for releases and coordinate artwork, promotion, sales and publicity.

2. A&R                                                                                                                           Discover and sign artists, putting the team around them to facilitate the recording process.

3. Digital                                                                                                                                 Coordinate strategy in the digital music sphere from marketing to streaming, keeping on top of the latest innovations.


 

ABOUT disturbing london

Back in 2006, music mogul Dumi Oburota and rap heavyweight Tinie Tempah decided to join forces to create an entertainment and management label called Disturbing London. Following its inception, the company quickly became a lifestyle brand and now boasts a coveted clothing range as well as an eclectic and innovative team of artists, songwriters, and producers. The roster is diverse as the individuals that give life to the label and Disturbing London is home to the likes of Sasha Keable, WizKid, All About She, G FrSH, Dot JR, DJ Charlesy, J Warner, and Tinie Tempah. Disturbing London strives to encourage originality and preserve the integrity of everyone it works with, and is poised to disturb the world.

ROLES X1

1. General Assistant Role includes:                                                                                                                

  • Assist on studio maintenance and sit in sessions to assist on engineering on when required.
  • Assist in creating company mail-outs/newsletters.Assist with campaign planning/brainstorming/implementation
  • Maintain artist admin, including riders.
  • Office Assistant - Manage office phones, collect & distribute post, manage door intercom & deliveries/distribution, manage the storage room.
  • Meet & greet guests/offer drinks on arrival.
  • Ensure office/meeting room is tidy/clear at the end of meetings & each day
  • Help maintain the kitchen/dishwasher

 

ABOUT echo location talent location

 

Echo Location is a global talent agency that prides itself on not just representing but helping to develop artists right across the musical spectrum to ensure they reach their potential. 

ROLES X1

1. Music Assistant Role includes:

  • Inputting offers 
  • Welcoming guests and looking after them 
  • Learning how we book acts DJ and LIVE 
  • Attending a planning meeting 
  • Managing the Echo info account

 

ABOUT abbey road studios

The most famous recording studio in the world. 

ROLES X5

1. Studio                                                                                                                          Setting up rigs, recording desks, microphones and instruments and other recording equipment within the studio environment, recording and producing recordings ready for post-production.

2. Post Production                                                                                                   Mixing and mastering tracks after initial recording to produce the final version from which all copies will be produced. Also includes creating compilations and transferring formats e.g. tapes to digital formats.

3. Marketing                                                                                                   Communicating the products and services to customers through various channels, including press and social media. .

4. Audio Products & Abbey Road Red                                                           Sampling instruments, recordings and recording equipment within our iconic studios to produce plug-ins and other products. Working with start-up companies to develop future music technology.

5. Events                                                                                                                     Supporting the Events team to plan and host a range of music industry and corporate events.


 

ABOUT universal music on demand

UMOD is a new division of Universal Music UK, created for and around the habits and demands of the modern

music fan in the age of streaming. Its primary focus is playlisting and streaming and the team is built up of

analysts and marketers who support emerging artists, global stars and Universal Music's back catalogue, in

tandem with its streaming partners and international affiliates.

ROLES x 1

1. Digital                                                                                                                               Coordinate strategy in the digital music sphere from marketing to streaming, keeping on top of the latest innovations.


 

ABOUT atm management

We pride ourselves on a service with a difference. From career management to brand partnerships, event production to marketing campaigns. We believe an artist or brand campaign comes in many layers and we aim to deliver to the highest standards every step of the way. We boast an in-house marketing department, graphic design department, merchandising department, event and brand division and much more.

ROLES x1

1. Management assistant                                                                                                   Job Includes:

  • Assisting on day to day management for acts
  •  Maintaining artist admin
  •  Attending planning meetings
  • Attending label meetings
  • Learning about book keeping & invoicing

 

ABOUT globe

Commercial Partnerships we work with brands that want to enhance their message with music.

ROLES x3

1. Synch Licensing                                                                                               Coordinate deals to provide music for ads, films and TV shows.

2. Commercial Partnership                                                                                       Work with brands that want to enhance their message with music.

3. Film & Label Marketing                                                                                       Assisting with Globe’s music development and releases for film, TV, content and brands & sync.

 

 

ABOUT caroline international

Caroline International is an award winning global label services operation for artist and independent labels with dedicated personnel and offices around the world. 

ROLES X2

1. Marketing                                                                                                               Create marketing plans for releases and coordinate artwork, promotion, sales and publicity.

2. Promo                                                                                                                       Provide the link between artists and TV and radio companies, managing TV appearances, radio sessions and airplay.


 

ABOUT STACK HOUSE MANAGEMENT

Artist Management for Rudimental, Gorgon City, Lily Allen, Redlight, Charlie Tee, Kidnap Kid, Woz, Sub Focus, Tom Jules, Fryars, Alex Adair

ROLES X1

1. Management assistant                                                                                                   Job Includes:

  • Assist in creating company mailouts/newsletters.
  • Assist with campaign planning/brainstorming/implementation
  • Maintain artist admin, including riders.
  • Office Assistant - Manage office phones, collect & distribute post, manage door intercom & deliveries/distribution, manage the storage room.
  • Meet & greet guests/offer drinks on arrival.
  • Ensure office/meeting room is tidy/clear at the end of meetings & each day
  • new music research

 

ABOUT sils

Southwark Inclusive Learning Service. Sils is Multi agency Inclusive Learning School. The education and care of children is a responsibility we take very seriously, and we are committed to providing the best in learning and teaching.

Our approach to teaching and learning at SILS is student centred. We strive to create an exciting and productive learning environment using the latest technology, and providing quality resources for staff and students.

ROLES

1. Music Teaching Assistant x2                                                                                       They will work in the music department to craft and deliver lessons


 

ABOUT weller media agency

As a full service digital creative agency we do it all, from start to finish. We connect people through the digital space. We put bands in touch with their fans and start conversations between brands and their audiences. We generate original ideas and we make them happen. Wherever, whenever, however. Our team is based in London and New York and has over 20 years of experience working alongside some of the world’s biggest brands and recording artists. We understand how the industry works and can call on our knowledge and experience of digital marketing to help you do what it is you want to do.

ROLES X1

1. General assistant                                                                                                       Job Includes:

  • Assist in busy creative team on all day to day projects
  • Office support to the team including phone-calls, door intercom, deliveries, storage room etc. 
  • Support team on photography and video shoots acting as a runner / production hand. 
  • Depending on creative experience and knowledge we would need help with creative design & production eg using Photoshop.

 

ABOUT universal music group

Universal Music is the UK’s leading music company and home to artists from Take That and Florence + The Machine to Mumford & Sons and The Rolling Stones.

ROLES

1. Sales                                                                                                                

The Sales team work hand-in- hand with our commercial partners including Amazon, Supermarkets, HMV and specialist independent music retailers to ensure Universal Music Artists are widely represented in their stores and online platforms. . Roles within this area are commercially analytical and focus heavily on consumer behaviour.

2. Communications                                                                                                               Manage the perception of a company in the eyes of the media and the general public.

3. Artist relations                                                                                                                   Manage the perception of a company in the eyes of the media and the general public.

4. Streaming                                                                                                                             Managing relationships with key streaming partners such as Spotify, Apple, Google, Deezer and new platforms to ensure Universal Artists are widely represented in playlists and unique campaigns.

5. Audience Research and Planning                                                                              This team helps the business think smarter and think differently.  It does this through primary research, analysis, studying cultural trends and market trends. Ultimately, this team gets the right people together to think about a challenge or an opportunity. It’s an extremely varied part of our business from artist campaigns and new brand/product development right through to brand partnerships or commercial opportunities, this department’s audience and culture-driven work is influential.


 

ABOUT ulive

U-Live are a promoter, producer and investor in live entertainment. Its portfolio ranges from festivals to musical theatre, from live film events to large outdoor concerts. They collaborate with some of the biggest names in music and entertainment to realize creative ambitions.

ROLES

1. Events                                                                                                                  Supporting the Events team to plan and host a range of music events


 

ABOUT universal music publishing group

Universal Music Publishing is the world’s leading music publisher, with offices in 47 countries including the UK, US, France, Germany, Scandinavia, Italy, Spain, Australia, South Africa and throughout Asia.

ROLES

1. A&R                                                                                                                         Discover and sign songwriters, putting the team around them to facilitate the song writing process.

2. Synch Licensing                                                                                             Coordinate deals to provide music for ads, films and TV shows.


 

ABOUT Locket MANAGEMENT

Artist Management for Annie Mac, Mele, Mella Dee and many others. 

ROLES X2

1. Management assistant x 2                                                                                               Job Includes:

  • Assist in creating company mailouts/newsletters.
  • Assist with campaign planning/brainstorming/implementation
  • Maintain artist admin, including riders.
  • Office Assistant - Manage office phones, collect & distribute post, manage door intercom & deliveries/distribution, manage the storage room.
  • Meet & greet guests/offer drinks on arrival
  • new music research

 

ABOUT ELAM

Artist Management for Annie Mac, Mele, Mella Dee and many others. 

ROLES X2

1. Work Experience Manager x 4                                                                                In this role, you will travel across to London to visit trainees and collect feedback from the work experience placements. You will be based at ELAM but you will get to see a huge cross section of the music and creatvie industries. You will work as part of a team to document the work experience process and write a report to present to the ELAM governors evaluating the programmes effectiveness. 

2. Technician Assistant

You will work directly with the music technician managing the studios and equipment at ELAM.