Brain Candy is seeking a creative and professional individual to serve as the Creative Assistant to our Founder + Creative Overlord, A. Kress. This new brain will assist in all creative endeavors both for the company and our clients. From photoshoots to album covers and web design to copy writing, the ideal candidate for this position will be a fast learner and strong team player with the ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects. We are looking for someone who is excited to go beyond the traditional in all they do as we work towards disrupting the entertainment industry. This is an entry-level part-time position into the entertainment and music industries with the potential to grow quickly, and possibly into a full time salaried position. Applications close March 1st, 2023. Apply directly via email to Kress@braincandymgmt.com
Assist in in producing the monthly Brainwave video podcast, including, but not limited to:
Planning, scheduling, recording, editing, and marketing
Assist in copywriting for the Brain Wave monthly newsletter
Assist CO in calendar management and agenda creation
Assist in graphics creation and copywriting, including but not limited to:
For social posts, client materials, branding presentations, creative service proposals, case studies + more.
Assist in pre-planning and day of elements of music video and photoshoot projects, including but not limited to:
Assist in researching, ideating, and planning shoot
Assist in coordinating various elements, from props and people to location details and documentation before, during and after the shoot
Act as Production Assistant on set assisting with gaffing, sound, and directional elements
Assist in conducting market research for entertainment industry, social media, and more
Act as liaison between the C.O. and various departments, interns, subcontracts and collaborators both internally and externally
Assist in client and project management, including correspondents, assets, and more
Assist in organizing digital and physical assets including, but not limited to:
Website files, digital files, client files, prop closet, building elements, and more.
Assist in web design for Brain Candy and external clients, including but not limited to:
Graphic creation, seo optimization, file organization, etc.
Experience with Wix preferred, however not required.
Assist in social media content creation including, but not limited to:
Story, reel/tiktok, grid posts and copy utilizing and showcasing the BC brand.
Assist in content creation including, but not limited to:
Editing photos, videos, graphics and more
Assist in the day-to-day duties of the Creative Overlord and the Creative Department
Other duties as assigned by the Creative Overlord
STRONG communication skills and professional rhetoric
Prior experience in copywriting a huge plus
Extremely detail oriented
Strong project/time management and organization skills
Possesses a “Good Eye”:
Basic knowledge of layouts, typography, line composition, color, and other graphic design fundamentals
Skilled with the Adobe Creative Suite, in particular:
Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator, Premier Pro/Rush, After Effects, etc.
Experience with social media content creation
Proficiency with Google Suite, Asana, and WIX client/project management software
Fast learner and performs well in fast paced environments
Additional experience with video editing
Prior experience as assistant, in marketing, or as freelance creator
Client management experience
Minor WIX Web editing experience
BENIFITS + COMPENSATION
$13/Hour Starting Pay
Personal Workspace at Candyland
Brain Candy Email
Remote Work Opportunities
$300 Annual stipend for industry related growth, development, networking, or education opportunities
ABOUT BRAIN CANDY:
Not so long ago, in this very galaxy, Brain Candy Management was founded to bring forth a revolution to the modern industry of human storytelling - a.k.a. the entertainment industry. Our revolution encourages creatives to unite together, to fight for their rights, to share their unadulterated art, and above all else, go beyond the traditional in all that we do.
We’re governed by the Three Laws of Brain Candy:
Safeguard Creatives’ Control.
Inspire Human Camaraderie.
Encourage Industry Collaboration.
Fueled by innovation and entrepreneurship, we’re continually exploring disruptive ideas, pioneering inventive solutions, and discovering new opportunities on the horizon of our ever changing industry. With decades of experience at the helm of various entertainment industry endeavors, our team is here to lead the revolution.
We’re here to liberate our clients' next project, from integrated marketing and artist management to label and distribution services, we offer a diverse range of expertise and guidance. Herding each and every space cat along the way so our client’s can do what they do best - craft their art!
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Brain Candy Management strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
MAKE YOUR MOVE
We're looking for a Creative Assistant to assist in all creative endeavors both for the company and our clients. From photoshoots to album covers and web design to copy writing, the ideal candidate for this position will be a fast learner and strong team player with the ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects. Apply directly via email to Kress@braincandymgmt.com