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POST-PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS (VOLUNTEER)


  • WHERE
    Ottawa, ON

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Terms of Reference

Make Music Matter and A4A Music (Records & Publishing) are seeking one or more POST-PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS (VOLUNTEER) who are motivated by working within a dynamic, global team to help make change through music. In this position, you will be working closely with our Post-Production Coordinator.

Specifically, the post will entail the following:

Post-production Mixing:
-Critical listening of mixes and masters for revisions
-Editing and renaming of audio clips and ensuring stems are up to professional standards

Post-production Admin:
-Generating and sending access links inside the MMM library for volunteer mixers
-Generating ISRC codes for each song and repertoire in the MMM library
-Generating and completing Metadata forms for upcoming releases
-Editing various documents (lyrics sheets, artists description sheets, album description sheets, etc.)

Publication Admin:
-Curating the internal catalogue of publications
-Generating SOCAN profiles for A4A artists and registering A4A songs online

The ideal candidate will be/have:

o Dynamic and outgoing, with a thirst for knowledge about the music industry, and for the administrative and post-production side of label work
o Seeking experience and personal development, specifically in the fields of audio production / audio engineering / audio mixing and mastering / music business
o At least 3 years of experience in any DAW in particular larger production software such as Pro Tools, Ableton, Logic (at least one of the three is required)
o At least 1 year of experience in mixing
o Familiar with African compositions and their instrumentation
o Speaking and writing knowledge of one of the following languages: French / Spanish / Swahili / Kinyarwanda
o Able to work online, remotely, with a reliable home studio setup
o Available for weekly training meetings
o Experience working with large online libraries, Dropbox, Word, Excel

Please apply via Indeed; https://ca.indeed.com/cmp/Make-Music-Matter/jobs

Who You'll be Assisting

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Make Music Matter

Make Music Matter uses the creative process and power of music as a therapeutic tool to help empower marginalized individuals and communities.

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Who You'll be Assisting

organization logo

Make Music Matter

Make Music Matter uses the creative process and power of music as a therapeutic tool to help empower marginalized individuals and communities.