Disc Jockey Job Description

disc jockey job description includes a detailed overview of the key requirements, duties, responsibilities, and skills for this role.

Last update : July 14, 2023

Disc Jockey Job Description

A disc jockey (DJ) performs at events that involve music.

This can include parties, concerts, weddings, and other events.

A disc jockey may bring their own equipment, or they may use equipment provided by a venue.

A disc jockey typically introduces performers or musical performers.

They may also perform for the audience, either in a solo setting or as part of another performer.

A disc jockey may perform at events involving music or events with no music.

DJs are often referred to as the master of ceremonies (or simply the “MC”) at events that involve music.

Job Brief:

We’re looking for a Disc Jockey to come and work with us. We have a lot of events coming up and we need someone who can help us make them all special. If you have the skills and the experience, then we want you!

Disc Jockey Duties:

  • Work with various departments to identify their needs
  • Obtain a list of potential business contacts from the client’s company
  • Provide consultation on event design, entertainment, and technical aspects
  • Create a plan for event management including a budget
  • Maintain active communication with clients, staff, and vendors
  • Meet said deadlines
  • Promote the company’s products and services
  • Suggest new products and services
  • Manage equipment and inventory
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Disc Jockey Responsibilities:

  • Perform 2-3 weddings per weekend, requiring approximately 12-15hr days of work
  • Assist with consultations, pre-wedding organization, and client coordination
  • Provide promotional materials, including business cards, flyers, and coupons
  • Promote DJ services and events through social media
  • Maintain and update website
  • Perform pre- and post-event analyses
  • Maintain and update client records
  • Communicate with clients through phone, email, and in person
  • Attend charity events, provide music, and bring attention to DJing
  • Plan and execute promotional events
  • Perform general office duties including bookkeeping and payroll

Requirements And Skills:

  • Proven past success as Disc Jockey
  • Knowledge of sound equipment
  • Highly motivated, organized, and able to multitask with little supervision
  • High proficiency in time management
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Must be available to travel

Our company is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from all people of different races, religions, nationalities, genders, and ages. We also welcome veterans and individuals with different abilities.

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