Responsible for soliciting and servicing advertising clients on a weekly basis for publications. Proposals, contracts, added-value incentives and collections of outstanding monies are intrinsic to the position. Love of music, nightlife, pop culture and familiarity with the tri-state area are a must. Energy and self motivation are key factors to your success in this position. Contact Chris Farinas for more info.
Responsible for Mac based graphic design of both advertisements and editorial. Must be proficient in Quark Express, Photoshop and Illustrator. Positions are part-time, two or three days per week. Contact Chris Farinas for more info.
Responsible for delivery of both paid and free publications on a weekly basis, specifically Bergen County. Must be personable and have a reliable vehicle. Positions are part-time, one or two days per week. Route is based on your location. Contact Chris Farinas for more info.
Our internships are very hands-on and a great way to get experience in both journalism and the music industry. You will never be asked to get anyone either coffee or lunch. Interns are responsible for securing press photos and album covers for publication, as well as writing show reviews, feature interviews, concert previews and album reviews. There are also opportunities to work on special issue features reflecting your personal taste. Knowledge of music is a plus for candidates, as are writing and phone skills. Contact Jenna Romaine for details.
If you’re politically opinionated and can back up what you say in an articulate and entertaining matter, then The Aquarian wants you. It doesn’t matter if you’re on the left or the right, as long as you can voice what you feel on the important issues of the day clearly and interestingly. Experience a plus but not necessary, all writers must be able to meet a weekly deadline. Contact Jenna Romaine for details.
Assist in organizing, compiling and managing contests and promotional events. Duties include distributing handouts, confirming cosponsors to insure that an event will run smoothly, and setting up equipment on site. You are required to represent the company in a professional manner when talking and dealing with the public. MUST HAVE VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE AND BE ABLE TO LIFT 30 POUNDS. Part-time, hours to be determined. Contact Chris Farinas for more info.
Will your career lead you into marketing and sales? Is your education offering you hands-on selling experience? The Aquarian is seeking sales interns to canvas, pitch, persuade, close and service actual potential clients to advertise in its weekly music newspaper. Flexible hours, credit from your school and commission money! Please contact us if this seems right for you. Contact Chris Farinas for more info.
As a publication at the forefront of the music industry, the Aquarian is always on the lookout for new and fresh voices and perspectives. If you’re a writer with or without experience, think you have what it takes and are interested in writing CD, DVD or concert reviews, feature interviews or a specific column, hit us up. Contact Jenna Romaine for details.