Position Overview:

Title: Music Composer
Location: Civic Studios office (Lower Parel, Mumbai, India)
Start-date: Immediate
Commitment type: Full time

Project Description:

Civic Studios runs a Hindi digital content channel called Pocket Change that creates relatable, comedy content for young Indians with civic engagement at its heart. We talk about issues around laws, policy, governance and policing that affect young people, in a way that empowers them to make better use of our institutions of democracy.

Role Description:

  • Being an active part of a team that develops short-form digital videos for a web platform focussed on civic change.
  • Working fast and efficiently to produce music (original music composition to it mixing and mastering) for the videos.
  • Understanding the concept of the video and coming up suitable music composition for it.
  • Coming up with different styles and approaches to make the content stand out.
  • Being able to respond to briefs, come up with ideas and apply yourself to create narrative structures.
  • Addressing sound design, SFX, levelling and other composition needs of digital videos
  • Managing post production workflow as part of the team

Role requirements:

A dynamic multi- talented composer who is politically aware and engaged. They should be curious and self- reliant. An interest and ability to use pop culture in story telling would be an added benefit.

Role requirements:

  • 2-5 years in Music Producing

Technical Skills:

  • Sound Engineering
  • Playing an Instrument
  • Story structure and development
  • Sound Designing
  • Proficient in Music Producing softwares


  • Ableton
  • FL Studio
  • Logic Pro
  • Garageband
  • Acid
  • Cubase
  • Pro Tools

Any additional software for animation, design, colour and sound is welcome

 All roles at Civic Studios require an interest in civic engagement and participative democracy.

How to apply:

Please send in the following in an email to hello@civicstudios.com:

  • Your resume
  • Your portfolio or work samples
  • A short cover note/email about why you’re interested in this position
  • How you found out about this position

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