Marketing Internship at World Music/CRASHarts
World Music/CRASHarts, New England's leading presenter of culturally diverse music and dance from all corners of the globe, seeks a Marketing Intern.
The Marketing Intern will work closely with the Director of Marketing and the Associate Director to implement many aspects of the marketing plan and publicity campaigns for an annual series of concerts. This intern position offers exposure to all areas of arts marketing - promotion, public relations, and administration. Proven organizational abilities, writing and oral communication skills, creativity and computer literacy is essential. Leading candidates will have a sense of adventure, an appreciation for the arts and the ability to work well within a small organization.
The successful candidate will have the following skills:
•Highly organized, energetic and articulate with exceptional attention to detail
•Excellent written and proof reading skills
•An ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and work under pressure
•Must be able to take initiative and being a problem-solver
•Working knowledge of Windows and Word
•A background in graphic design a plus.
•Write press releases and assist in the coordination of publicity campaigns
•Maintain media support materials including photos, slides and CDs
•Create program notes for concerts, dependent upon computer abilities
•Supervise in-office volunteers
•Conduct community outreach research, coordinate mailings and flyer distribution
•Facilitate radio promotions and ticket giveaways
•Create content for social media and World Music/CRASHarts blog
•Update patron database and take ticket orders, as needed
•Contribute to the CRASHers young professional group, including participating in events and marketing
•Analyze and make recommendations based on Google Analytics and database reporting
•Other responsibilities as assigned
Note: This internship is flexible. Responsibilities can be custom-tailored to intern’s interests and skills.