The Funky Seshwa, a Brooklyn-based event series & music collective, is seeking a multifaceted & resourceful person to join the team/family helping with event logistics & strategic promotion. As we near our fifth anniversary in December, we are looking to hire a (preferably) New York based intern to help with an array of tasks including production assistance for our DIY events, marketing & social media support, digital & creative assets management (soundcloud, instagram, google drive) and content development.
About Funky Seshwa
We are an on the ground collective of DJs, producers, record label folk, visual artists & soulful party enthusiasts who thrive off producing diverse, inclusive, and uplifting events with a focus on hi-fi sound, sustainability, and most importantly: heady and funky dance music. We hold residencies at Brooklyn clubs, Good Room and Public Records, on top of hosting an array of DIY events in NYC/Brooklyn & Mexico City.
Week to Week:
The ideal candidate has a passion for unifying people & facilitating collaboration, and a serious love for dance music & party culture. You are familiar with the philosophy of The Loft & David Mancuso and you have a reverence for transcendental gatherings under the disco ball. You are an inclusive minded, out of the box thinker, who innately hustles to fulfil their creative vision. You have some experience producing or throwing your own events, or you’ve worked with party collectives or venues before. You are a music industry swiss army knife in the making, eager to learn and contribute in any way you can. We are a tight knit family and there is space to grow as a creative collaborator after the internship term is over.
The ideal candidate has / is:
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