Online Journalist / Writer – Electronic Music Website–The Untz

Posted on February 5th, 2010

The Untz, an online electronic music information database, is looking for an intern who will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the online news division of the company. This position requires a passionate journalist/blogger who can research and write articles for the topics of electronic music events, CD/DVD and event reviews, and featured articles specific to the electronic music industry.

We are a passionate entrepreneurial company that has tremendous dedication and a will to succeed. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated, creative, focused, self starter, to gain experience writing, editing and publishing online content.

Responsibilities will include:
•Contact publicists, managers, booking agents and artists. Obtain, organize, and publish important news articles in a timely manner
•Attend electronic music events around their local event area and write relevant event review articles
•Setup and execute interviews with featured electronic music artists from around the world
•Update the news section daily (M-F) with at least one original article written per week
•Work with press and create public relation opportunities and materials

Required Skills:
•Strong writing and communication skills
•General knowledge of the web
•Organized, responsible, and able to work independently
•Detail-oriented with ability to complete tasks from start to finish
•Genuine passion for electronic music and online website industries

The Untz (About Us):
As fans of electronic music, we were frustrated having to search so many websites to find the information we were looking for. Specifically, we wanted to track our favorite artists, search upcoming local area events, and listen to music samples from a variety of electronic music genres. We wanted to visit one website for all of our electronic music informational needs. The Untz was created to fill this void.

The Untz connects the entire electronic music community of fans, artists and promoters. The website is designed to allow artists and promoters to add information and music. We organize all of this information so fans can easily search for, track, and share it.