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Music Internship

Start date: 05/22/2023(flexible)
Unpaid InternshipPlus benefits10 - 20 hrs/wk

4 months ago


As a music intern with WJMS you will be assisting with the following:

  • Weekly artist interviews from any genre.
  • Coordinate the scheduling of interviews, edit interviews and submit them by weekly deadline. 
  • Album reviews of new music (as needed but at least twice a month). Content to be posted on social media
  • Scout new music to feature on our social media each week. 
  • Create a featured artist of the month segment. Featured on website and in newsletter.
  • Help curate an unsigned artist playlist of 7-10 songs biweekly. Tracks used for business features can be included. No artists with less than 1,000 followers. Artists must promote to remain in rotation. Housed on Spotify/Soundcloud.
  • Help promote the artists by sharing their pages and music and collaborating with the social media intern to promote via WJMS Social Media outlets.


The hours of this internship are very flexible. We simply ask that you put in the effort required to represent the business professionally. 


  • At WJMS, we are big on engagement and follows on our social media. As an intern of WJMS Media you will be required to like, share, and/or engage with our social media posts on a regular basis. 
  • As a WJMS Intern you will also be required to listen our shows each week and post in real time about the content to boost engagement. 
  • At WJMS we pride ourselves on giving student the experience that other stations would not be able to. We have created an intern-based podcast that will be run and be contributed to by each intern of WJMS. You will be responsible for 2-4 podcast episodes ranging from 30 minutes to 1 hour to air on our WJMS Speakerbox podcast. These episodes can be about whatever topic you like, but you will be fully responsible to create, edit, and research/record them on your own. These episodes will be due during your internship season and can/should be used for your final portfolio. 


  • Secure an interview with an artist with more than 10K followers/subscribers. And/or Create a WJMS theme song for use across the business. 


The workload will be alternated during this internship so that there will be a week of playlist content, followed by an album review, followed by another playlist update and one more artist interview to fill the month.


The ideal candidate for this position should be passionate about music and the music industry. Aspiring artists, producers or music majors will excel in this role. We prefer students who have experience with interviewing and audio editing. Students must be able to coordinate scheduling and work independently to complete tasks. 

At this time, WJMS Media internships are only open to College Students. We do not accept High School Student applicants.


Weekly video call with key stakeholders and other interns to go over projects, tasks and business needs.

About WJMS Media, LLC

Bringing a message of empowerment and strength, WJMS Media is the expansion of WJMS Radio. The idea being, Radio is not enough to capture the impact we are making across genres. We are bringing curated video content, yearly fundraisers and events, monetized and targeted podcasts, health and wellness initiatives centered around raising awareness for cancers and other community issues and making sure we are continuing to be a voice for the people. Our vision is to focus on positive news, things happening behind the scenes in communities and local men and women who are making a difference. Our video and podcast channels bring an energy of forward-looking, status-quo challenging sounds and views not heard in one place before. Our Talk channels are provocative, informative, motivational and action oriented while still providing relevant content and discussions on all genres of information. Our health focus centers around our CEO, Jams, who is actively battling lung cancer, her journey and shining a light on others like her! Our tag line: Media Reimagined, means that WJMS will look to be a trendsetter in the industry by spotlighting and showcasing the forgotten and ignored. On our platform, we seek to do things differently, whether its in presentation, content, or strategy.
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Skills you'll need for this internship

    talent booking
    talent scouting
    music management
    conducting interviews

Skills you'll learn in this internship


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How will you be compensated for this role?

Benefits for this internship

  • College Credit


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What happens after you send in your application?

WJMS Media, LLC is actively interviewing now. If WJMS Media, LLC chooses not to move forward with your application, they will notify you.

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