Directory — Don’t miss: Opportunities at Sony Music, gal-dem and photography mentorships
With another new month, comes another wave of brilliant postings on our Opportunities Board. Start your August off right and apply for some of our top picks – from a mentorship for emerging photographers, internships from Sony Music and a full-time job going at gal-dem.
Paid internships from Sony Music
If you’re interested in a career in the music business, you’ll not want to miss out on this 12-month paid industry placement scheme from Sony Music. This is a chance to gain an in-depth understanding of a specific department at Sony Music UK.
There’s a variety of internship opportunities on offer – from graphic design, brand partnerships and analytics to digital marketing, promotions and more.
Have a browse through them all here.
Full-time editor role at gal-dem
gal-dem is an award-winning media company committed to sharing the perspectives of women and non-binary people of colour. The team are looking for a motivated person to join them as their opinions and personal essays editor. You’ll be responsible for commissioning, editing, writing and publishing the majority of first-person content across the site.
They’re looking for someone who understands the lived experiences of women and non-binary people of colour – if that sounds like you, have a look at the rest of the job description here.
Photography mentorships from East
Photography agency East are offering two mentorship spots as part of their new bi-annual professional mentorship programme.
The mentorship is free and open to emerging and early career photographers aged 18 to 35, and from all backgrounds. Over four months, you’ll get specialised guidance on everything from portfolio curation and promotional strategy to pricing and contracts.
Find out how to apply here
Free interactive workshops
Birmingham Institute of Creative Arts are hosting a great programme of events as part of their summer school, Show & Tell. Upcoming events include a workshop with graphic designer Mark Murphy and a sketchbook type safari with typography expert Sarah Hyndman.
See the full line-up and register to join the events here.
Part-time gallery assistant at Cell Project Space
Cell Project Space in London is looking for a gallery assistant to support their curators with everything from research and administration to production and the delivery of their exhibition and events programme.
You’ll be getting plenty of hands-on, practical experience within exhibition installation, administration and marketing.
Applications close on 23rd August, find out more on how to apply here.