Events Crew
Vancouver
Posted on 3/19/2024
Sofar Sounds

501-1,000 employees

Curates secret live performances in unique locations globally
Company Overview
Sofar Sounds stands out in the live event industry by curating secret, intimate performances in over 400 cities globally, fostering a unique culture that values genuine connections and discovery. Their competitive advantage lies in transforming everyday spaces into captivating venues, providing artists a platform to connect with engaged audiences, and offering guests an unexpected, immersive experience. As industry leaders, they have redefined the traditional concert model, making live music more accessible and inclusive, and fostering a global community that transcends geographical boundaries.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$64.7M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

Somerville, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-6%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

7%
Locations
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Customer Service
CategoriesNew
Social Media
Social Media Management
Social Media Marketing
Requirements
  • Experienced in producing live music events or other events
  • A musician or experienced in working closely with musicians in a live setting
  • Able to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends
  • Willing and eager to travel to various areas of the local area
  • Super strong interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Able to wear many hats and take on varied tasks and projects
  • Previous experience with Sofar and a strong interest in music
  • CPR/First Aid Certified a plus
  • Must be able to move boxes up to 50 lbs.
  • Eligible for employment in Canada
Responsibilities
  • Act as a main point of contact at the event
  • Bring good vibes/ the magic - representing Sofar to all artists, guests, and hosts at the show
  • Support the artists performing at Sofar
  • Work closely with the host and other Sofar crew to set up and run the event
  • Connect with guests by welcoming them as they arrive
  • Support with admin and getting organized for the day of the event
  • Work directly with the local Show Experience Manager and regional operations team on monthly shift scheduling
  • Help with coordination and/or transportation of event supplies to and from events
  • Complete a detailed event recap form to share important feedback