Employment Opportunities

IT/Tech Support

Carl Fischer seeks part-time tech support staff with the following responsibilities and qualifications:

Responsibilities:

  • Handle day-to-day internal Help Desk requests
  • Troubleshoot problems via phone and email
  • Setup and configure Windows based PCs and laptops and other hardware
  • Assist in preparing reports (VBA)
  • Maintain network communication

Qualifications/Experience required:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products 2003/10/13, in particular Access and Excel, including VBA
  • Knowledge of Windows environments, Mac a plus
  • Knowledge of Enterprise software (NAV preferred) for system administration and support
  • SQL, HTML and PHP programming
  • Data management knowledge and experience a plus
  • Network communication troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to understand business requirements
  • Clear communication skills are essential
  • Ability to work independently within a team structure
  • Willingness to cope with emergency situations
  • Basic knowledge of music, in particular classical music, a plus

Send resume, cover letter and salary history to Sabrina Juetting at

 

Marketing Coordinator

Carl Fischer Music is seeking a Marketing Coordinator. This position will be dealing with all aspects of marketing such as promotions, advertising, conventions, social media and website development/maintenance, and PR with an emphasis on convention coordinating.

Responsibilities include:

  • manage deadlines and other logistics for state lists/reading sessions and submitting new publications
  • organize every detail of convention attendance (registration, travel arrangements, exhibit material rental,
         product and clinic management)
  • maintain social media presence
  • write and send out press releases and blurbs for new publications
  • maintain press list and catalogue all press coverage
  • distribute review copies for new publications
  • prepare monthly newsletter with information regarding new releases for customers, i.e. music stores
  • work with production department to create promotional materials
  • handle all complimentary and composer order requests
  • assist in planning and executing traditional and social media marketing plan
  • reports to Marketing Associate

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree required
  • BA or MA in Marketing, PR, or Communication a plus
  • minimum 2 years related marketing experience – music or book publishing a plus, sales experience a plus
  • experience with event coordination a plus
  • knowledge/background in classical and/or educational music essential
  • excellent writing, copyediting, and proofreading skills
  • strong organizational, multi-tasking and project-management skills
  • strong analytical skills and proficiency in MS Excel
  • familiarity with e-mail marketing, newsletters, Twitter, Facebook, blogging, podcasting, RSS,
         and other online marketing tactics
  • familiarity with databases a plus

Compensation will depend upon prior experience. Excellent benefits package offered after 3 months of employment.

To apply, send a current resume and cover letter which should include your knowledge of/background in
music and salary history/requirements to Sabrina Juetting at

 

Carl Fischer Music
Internship Program

Description of the Company

Carl Fischer Music is one of the country's oldest educational and classical music publishers offering students the opportunity to gain hands-on knowledge and experience in the music publishing world. Located in the financial district of New York City, the company maintains its own production, sales, marketing and licensing departments.

Description of the Program

During the school year (fall, winter, and spring semesters), interns may work as many hours as they wish, with a minimum of 15 hours a week for at least 6 weeks (dates are flexible). Summer internships are up to full-time, 20-40 hours a week, for a minimum of 6 weeks (dates are flexible). All interns will receive a stipend of $4.00 an hour, as well as a reduced fare Metrocard to assist in transportation expenses. If applicable, this internship can also be used for college credit.

Internship opportunities will be available to students in the following departments:

  • Production
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Licensing & Copyright
  • Royalties

The successful candidate will be a current undergraduate or graduate student who is motivated and passionate about (classical) music and the arts, experienced in Microsoft Office applications, i.e. Word and Excel, possesses excellent communication skills and the ability to learn new projects and procedures quickly. While candidates do not need to be a music student, some experience with music is helpful and some tasks require a basic knowledge of music.

How to Apply

In order to apply please submit a current resume, cover letter in which you should illustrate your knowledge of/interest in music and transcript (optional) as well as your hours/days of availability to Sabrina Juetting at