Mixdown’s Top 3 Jobs In the Music Industry (This Week)

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Mixdown’s Top 3 Jobs In the Music Industry (This Week)


Byron Bay Bluesfest is Australia’s most awarded music festival ever. Taking place annually, the five-day music festival is held over the Easter long weekend in Byron Bay. They are looking for a creative, energetic and motivated individual that has a passion for creating engaging content for online marketing channels along with an interest in the music industry. The successful candidate must be able to work as part of a team, take initiative for their own work, constantly provide fresh and innovative ideas and have a strong eye for detail.


Skills/Responsibilities Required: 

  • Experience of using social media platforms (Facebook Business Manager, Instagram, Twitter, etc.) in a fast-paced, high-performance environment
  • Highly skilled in Adobe Create Suite (Bridge, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) & Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro and other relevant editing software
  • Experience producing ads for print and online media outlets
  • Animation/motion graphic skills
  • Ability to manage and successfully execute multiple concurrent projects
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Possess strong communication skills including the ability to relate to different audiences
  • Strong Microsoft Office and knowledge of social media advertising
  • A good understanding of HTML is a bonus
  • A love for music and the live entertainment industry
  • Experience in web applications and software such as WordPress, Google Tag Manager, Google Analytics
  • Experience in the music/entertainment industries
  • Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience working with JavaScript
  • A deep understanding and appreciation of how users interact with digital design and a passion to make it better
  • Full working rights in Australia
  • In-depth experience with the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Initiative and constant desire to learn more about the ever-changing digital landscape
  • Social media experience


Tasks Include: 

  • Support marketing teams in graphic design and video editing of supplied video content, predominantly being used for social media advertising 
  • Constantly provide fresh and innovative ideas
  • Have a strong eye for detail 
  • Work as part of a team 


Don’t miss this opportunity to work for this amazing festival! Head over here to submit an application.



Mall Music is on the hunt for an experienced musician, one with an extensive knowledge of Guitars and Amps and/or Digital pianos and Keyboards – or all of this and more!


Skills/Responsibilities Required:

  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Ability to build rapport and resolve customer issues when they arise
  • Excellent customer service and sales skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • High attention to detail
  • Decent computer skills
  • Ability to take directions, work part of a team and autonomously.


Tasks Include: 

  • Demonstrating to and helping customers of all skill level 
  • Creating an outstanding customer experience 
  • Communicate clearly in-store. via phone, email and social media 
  • Someone with a desire to share their music knowledge across social media posts and videos would be a bonus 


Interested? Click here for more info.



Collarts is seeking a department head to lead their Content Creation degree. Content Creation students will graduate with a variety of skills for the modern era of digital communication and entertainment. They will be completing classes in audio, video editing, web and app design, photography, and a range of other content related subjects. Upon graduating they will be ready to undertake a variety of different career options, ranging from media managers, content producers, digital marketing coordinators to bloggers and vloggers. 


Skills/Responsibilities Required: 

  • Be an active industry digital content producer;
  • Hold a Post Graduate qualification in the field or a related field
  • Have some teaching experience in Higher Education settings; 
  • Have expert knowledge of contemporary content creation;
  • Possess superior interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Possess demonstrable experience in blended eLearning;
  • Demonstrate leadership skills in media, design, education or a similar field; and
  • Showcase outstanding skill, expertise and success in their creative field, substantiated through positive reputation, public profile and/or industry review


Tasks Include: 

  • Develop and maintain curriculum and assessment 
  • Ensure industry currently 
  • Comply with internal and external policy and procedure 
  • Academic leadership 
  • Management of student and staff pastoral care 


Head over here to apply!