Now Hiring Bookings Manager
Join Starr Bar’s team of organizers, party planners, conspiracy creators, and culture makers. If you have bookings, promotion, event production, and networking skills and are interested in shaping this amazing cultural and political project with us, please apply! The job starts in December.
Handling all booking inquiries. We use Gmail, Streak CRM, and Google suite (calendars, drive).
Promote Starr Bar events via listings, ads, listserves, Timeout, Instagram, FB etc
Produce Starr Bar-curated events such as Cocktails & Conspiracy, DJ dance parties, live music in a variety of genres (from Salsa to Swing, Jazz to Spoken Word), specially themed nights, etc
Work with management to align staffing with event needs
Help set up events occasionally
Design skills, and print outreach materials such as flyers, posters, social media banners
Knowledge of AV equipment and sound person skills.
The ideal candidate will have
Experience booking events
Experience producing events
Familiarity with and relationships within social justice movements
Established contacts in the music industry (bands, DJs, performers, etc)
Ability to reach out beyond your existing networks
Good people skills
Solid work ethic, ability to work independently
Time commitment and compensation
30 to 40 hours per week with compensation commensurate with experience
1 year commitment
To apply, please
Send email to starrjobs [at] riseup.net with Subject: BOOKINGS MANAGER
Send us a paragraph or two telling us about yourself and why you would like to work at Starr Bar. Include all relevant past experience booking and promoting shows and events as well as your interests in or engagement with political / social movements.
Send relevant design samples for promotional material you have created
People of Color, Women, LGBTQ strongly encouraged to apply.