Creative Intern

Universal Music Group team


We are looking for a Creative Intern to join Studio Island, Island Records’ in-house creative division, based both remotely and at our Kings Cross HQ. You are a self-motivated individual who is passionate about making visual things and will report directly to Creative Director. Duties include:
Be Creative:
  • Practical creative experience such as (but not limited to): videography/filming and editing/photography/animation/design
  • Creating artist campaign assets (skillset dependent but you will gain experience from each member of the creative team which includes Creative and Art Directors, Content Creators and Designers)
  • Liaising with glam (stylist, hair, make-up teams) and respective agents and adhering to the Universal Rate Card budget framework
  • Assisting on photo, video and content shoots when required
Be Administrative:
  • Assisting the creative team with admin support, including: production support, researching, updating contact databases and overseeing creative workflow
  • Coordinating teams such as hair, make-up and stylists for photo and content shoots
  • Budgeting in Uniport; including approving quotes, raising POs etc and ensuring suppliers are paid on time
  • Creating call sheets and schedules
  • Collating and distributing campaign assets – e.g. photos, artwork, presentations
  • Taking comprehensive notes in meetings and sharing post meeting in a succinct, timely fashion
  • Preparing / printing any documents
  • Booking bikes / cabs / couriers
  • Ticket ordering for gigs on behalf of the creative team
  • Sourcing and ordering any merchandise or special items
  • Ordering marketing materials like e.g. flyers, stickers, posters
Be Collaborative
  • Liaising with artist managers and key contacts diligently and professionally at all times
  • Working closely with marketing teams to ensure creative assets are delivered within an agreed timeframe
  • Alongside marketing managers briefing creatives, makers and agencies to co-organise content days and make short-form content like song teasers, visualisers and clips for artist social channels
Be Digital
  • Being aware and actively using social media platforms such Instagram / TikTok / YouTube
  • Working closely with the audience team to ensure audience insight and strategy is considered when creating artist assets and content
  • Updating the Studio Island digital channels regularly
  • Managing content delivery from external parties


  • Group Personal Pension Scheme (between 3% and 9%)
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 25 paid days of annual leave
  • Interest Free Season Ticket Loan available
  • Holiday Purchase scheme
  • Dental and Travel Insurance options
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Salary Sacrifice Cars
  • Subsidised Gym Membership
  • Employee Discounts (Reward Gateway)

How to apply

Apply via link

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Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group (UMG) is the world leader in music-based entertainment, with a broad array of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising and audiovisual content in more than 60 countries. Featuring the most comprehensive catalog of recordings and songs across every musical genre, UMG identifies and develops artists and produces and distributes the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful music in the world. Committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship, UMG fosters the development of services, platforms and business models in order to broaden artistic and commercial opportunities for our artists and create new experiences for fans. Universal Music Group's labels include A&M Records, Astralwerks, Blue Note Records, Capitol Christian Music Group, Capitol Records, Capitol Records Nashville, Caroline, Decca, Def Jam Recordings, Deutsche Grammophon, Disa, Emarcy, EMI Records Nashville, Fonovisa, Geffen Records, Harvest, Interscope Records, Island Records, Machete Music, MCA Nashville, Mercury Nashville, Mercury Records, Motown Records, Polydor Records, Republic Records, Universal Music Latino, Verve Label Group, Virgin Records, Virgin EMI Records, as well as a multitude of record labels owned or distributed by its record company subsidiaries around the world. UMG's catalog is marketed through two distinct divisions, Universal Music Enterprises (in the U.S.) and Universal Strategic Marketing (outside the U.S.). UMG also includes Universal Music Publishing Group, one of the industry's premier music publishing operations worldwide and Bravado, the leading provider of consumer, lifestyle and branding services to recording artists and entertainment brands around the world. Universal Music Group is a Vivendi company.

Job Details

Posted on Jul 26

King's Cross, UK