Volunteer 

 

Thank you for choosing to join and support LARA the LGBT Academy of Recording Arts, home to the OUTmusic Awards. 

 

It is important that the contributions and achievements of LGBT people are included in the history of the world. The more LGBT people are known for their contirbutions, the more impact we can make in changing hearts and minds.

 

We are looking for talented individuals who will support LARA in its mission to amplify the LGBT soundtrack of the Equality movement. While we rely heavily on cash donations, we also rely heavily on in-kind support in service.

 

We need your support in the following areas:

 

Social Media Director

The Social Media Director will be responsible for the following:

  • Recruit and staff the OMA social media team at all times

  • We would really like you to have a strong interest in the LGBT movement to lead the Social Media Team in online organizing to recruit a robust Social Media Team

  • You should really be passionate about the mission of LARA and be self motivator to build its social media presence. 

  • Work closely with members of the Events Board, to delegate to the Social Media team who will post to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and what they will be postings several times per week to promote the organization and attempt to grow our numbers and encourage music lovers to attend the OUTmusic Awards.

  • Escalates all issues or concerns to the Events Board or the Director of Communications 

 

 

Social Media Team Members 

The Social Media Team Members will be responsible for the following:

  • Re-tweet and Re-post any of our post actively

  • You should really be passionate about the mission of LARA and be self motivator to build its social media presence. 

  • We would really like you to have a strong interest in the LGBT movement to be a staunch member of our LARA Social Media Team in organizing to recruit supporters, followers and likers

  • ​​Be self motivated to actively research and recruit LGBT recording artists, Equality supporters, LGBT creative industry professionals and anyone you believe would  join and support LARA

  • Work closely with the Social Media Director who will schedule the post to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and what should be posting several times per week to promote the organization 

  • Escalate all issues or concerns to the Social Media Director 

 

Talent Escort Team Members

Talent escorts for the 9th OUTmusic Awards will be responsible for the following:

 

  • You should be really passionate about the mission of LARA and be self motivator to support our production of the 9th OUTmusic Awards 

  • Work closely with our Senior Producer and Senior Director of Communications

  • Your duties may include escorting our special guests from Red Carpet greeting to the VIP reception to their seating in the Theater. You may escort them backstage or to the stage and back to their seats.

  • Other tasks may be assisgned (i.e. distributing program  books, organizing gift bags, providing information and directions etc....

 

 

 

How to Apply

Please send us your résumé a brief cover letter telling us why you would be perfect for this work and where you heard about us.

 

 

Send your email to info@theLARA.org with the subject line "Social Media Director" or "LARA Social Media Team" or "Talent Escort Team Member".  

 

 

NOPE! we do not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation, ethnicity or gender indentity. 

It's all about EQUAL OPPORTUNITY at LARA!