Company: Scottify Productions
Location: Toronto, ON
About Us: Scottify Productions is a leading DJ entertainment company in Toronto, Ontario that is committed to delivering exceptional musical experiences for diverse events. We take pride in elevating every occasion with our unique skills and passion for music as well as maintaining our Gold Standard reviews.
At Scottify, our clients are involved in picking the music they want to hear mixed live so, you must be comfortable with mixing music from a curated list of songs as well as adding in your own tracks that you know win the dancefloor.
Job Description: We are seeking a dynamic and skilled DJ to join our team. As a Professional DJ at Scottify, you will be responsible for creating memorable soundscapes for a variety of events, from weddings and corporate functions to private parties. The ideal candidate will possess a deep understanding of various music genres, have above average mixing abilities, and the charisma to engage diverse audiences.
- Perform live DJ sets at events, adapting to different music preferences and atmospheres.
- Use technical equipment proficiently for seamless transitions and audio enhancements.
- Read and respond to the energy of the crowd, ensuring an unforgettable experience for attendees.
- Perform MC duties when needed by adding the right touch of personality into announcements and introductions.
- Understand client's musical preferences and event requirements.
- Maintain a professional and approachable demeanor during events.
- Proven experience as a DJ at a variety of events.
- Extensive knowledge of music genres and ability to mix music from a curated playlist for diverse audiences.
- Proficient in using DJ equipment, sound systems, and lighting setups.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to adapt to different event environments and client preferences.
- Transport and set up speaker systems, mixers, basic lights and microphones.
- Formal education or training in music or DJing.
- A previous track record of 5 Star performances from both corporate and Wedding events.
- Familiarity with the latest trends in music and event entertainment.
How to Apply: If you have the skills and passion to elevate events through music, we want to hear from you!
Step 1: Create a live mix! We want to hear your mixing skills! No computer produced mixes please.
We have put together 100 popular songs on Spotify that are frequently requested from our clients. Please review this list and put together a mix (30-60minutes) using some of the music from it.
You can freely pick the songs from the list. Within your mix, please transition through at least 4-5 different genres and use at least 20 songs. You will need to demonstrate your ability to move around musically.
Please submit your mix, resume, cover letter highlighting your DJ experience, a link to a sample of your work and a link to your online reviews to email@example.com
Application Deadline: [Feb 28th, 2024]
Scottify Productions is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.