Digital Distribution Intern

Symphonic Distribution - Nashville, TN

Internship
Symphonic Distribution is a 100% independent music distribution and marketing company headquartered in downtown Tampa, FL and with offices in Brooklyn, Nashville, Denver, and Bogota, Colombia. We focus on distributing great independent music. If it sounds good, looks good, and has a meaningful message, we want to be a part of it. We pride ourselves in finding the newest, most talented up-and-coming record labels, artists, bands, rappers, managers, and producers with a promise of developing long careers.

We are looking for a passionate individual who is interested in joining our Client Development team as a Digital Distribution Intern.

In a Nutshell //

Symphonic Distribution is one of the leading independent digital music distributors to stores such as iTunes, Beatport, Amazon, and more. We provide our clients, independent artists and record labels, access to hundreds of digital and mobile outlets around the world and create unique opportunities for them to exploit their music and generate more revenue from it. Reporting to the GM, Nashville and Client Services Coordinator, the Digital Distribution Intern will learn how to provide operations support to ensure clients services meet client expectations. This is a great learning opportunity for someone who is a fan of music with demonstrable knowledge of artists and the basic understanding of music business concepts.

What you will learn / do

Digital Marketing and Social Strategy

input new weekly marketing drivers from artists into an operational system

integrate artists’ social and DSP accounts data into platforms to ensure accuracy of terms and conditions with artists

Distribution Operations

maintain most updated data into a spreadsheet to ensure proper tracking of a roster

maintain proper organization of calendar events

how to audit Spotify URI/Apple IDs for new roster additions to make sure their releases are going to the correct profiles and catalogs.

Release A&R and Strategy

How to research an artist's chartmetrics before and after releases for data points to be presented in meetings with artists, for marketing plans and for strategic discussions.

What you need to have //

Current enrollment in a higher education institution seeking a degree in Music, Business or a related subject

Exceptional organizational, written and communication skills.

Fan of music with demonstrable knowledge of artists and the basic understanding of music business concepts

Ability to follow learning objectives and complete them on time

Must be able to receive college credit from a College or University

Ambition to excel while also being easy going, with the ability to establish solid relationships within a small office

What will set you apart //

Having a fun attitude

Additional Insights //

This is an unpaid internship

This internship will take place in the East Nashville, TN location

About Symphonic Distribution

Symphonic Distribution is a 100% independent music distribution and marketing company founded by music producer Jorge Brea in 2006. Headquartered in downtown Tampa, FL with offices in major music markets throughout the world, Symphonic provides thousands of new and established record labels, managers and individual artists with global digital music distribution to hundreds of retail and streaming platforms, playlist pitching, release promotion, and a comprehensive suite of label services. Symphonic enables content creators to fully maximize their music’s revenue and grow their global audience