Here is a list of current job offers. We are always looking for individuals who share a passion for developing artists, orchestras and special projects. If you cannot find exactly what you are looking for, please feel free to get in touch with our contact person for human resources directly.
Internship Opportunity at KD SCHMID London
Based in Covent Garden, our boutique classical music management agency is seeking an ambitious and confident intern with an interest in classical music. The candidate must display good organisational/prioritisation skills, an advanced ability to communicate with clients and with different levels of staff, and have a keen eye for detail. A substantial part of the role includes working within a busy team, however, initiative to work independently is also important.
Daily tasks range from supporting various teams and staff members, to working on your own projects. By working closely with experienced artist managers and administrators you will gain first-hand experience and a working knowledge of the classical music industry through the eyes of artist managers and the artists themselves.
We are particularly interested in applicants with a sound knowledge of classical music. You should also demonstrate a willingness to learn more about the international concert industry. The role is ideal for recent graduates, and also open to university students seeking an internship opportunity.
Ability to speak another language, especially German, is beneficial however not essential.
Post available: From Friday, 1 March 2019 – Friday, 31 May 2019 (dates are negotiable).
Hours: 9.30 – 17:30 Monday – Friday. The internship is salaried.
Please send a CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will endeavour to provide feedback wherever possible. However, due to a high number of applications if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks we regret that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
The application deadline is Monday, 18 February 2019, and interviews will be held in the same week.
More about Role & Responsibilities here
Part-Time: 3 days per week (22.5 hours): Commensurate with experience.
We are seeking a Part-Time Finance & Office Assistant to start as soon as possible on an initial 1 year contract. You will be based in our London office, where you will join an ambitious and experienced team whilst also being part of the close-knit KD SCHMID family.
We desire an enthusiastic, highly committed and superbly organised multi-tasker with proven experience in office administration and basic finance functions.
The role involves partnering with Operations to undertake duties including: artist invoicing & statements / preparing and collating reports / assisting in the budgeting process / project work / credit card statements & expenses / coordinating with the IT Support Company / coordinating with suppliers / general office household tasks.
· Experience in office and IT administration
· Experience in working within a finance team, undertaking tasks such as invoicing / receipts & expenses / reports / budgets / sales & purchase ledgers
· Initiative, problem solver and a pro-active approach
· Great team player with high integrity and empathy
· Experience of managing tasks under own supervision and prioritising a varied workload
· Ability to remain calm and efficient under pressure
· A high degree of flexibility and resilience
· Excellent interpersonal skills
· Fluent in the spoken and written language of English
· Ability to speak German will be a distinct advantage
· Excellent computer literacy (MS-Office: Outlook, Word, Excel)
· An interest in music management and cultural programming
· Part-time position in London within a great office community and as part of the family-orientated KD Schmid group culture
· Exciting development opportunities
· Exposure to concerts and outstanding artist personalities
About KD SCHMID
KD SCHMID is one of the world’s leading music management companies, with offices in Hannover, London and Berlin. We specialise in bespoke strategic artist management and arranging international tours and projects. Established in 1959, we pride ourselves on our heritage and family-orientated team culture that we have maintained throughout our long history and across all 3 offices.
We have a distinct international in-house style with a reputation for building longstanding relationships with artists, orchestras, promoters and venues.
The London office was established in 1998 by the current Managing Director, Karen McDonald, and now comprises a team of 14. Based in the heart of London’s Covent Garden, the London office exclusively focuses on artist management, with a bespoke list of general and local management artists.
Please send a CV and covering letter to email@example.com. We will endeavour to provide feedback wherever possible.