Los Angeles, CA
The Marketing and Events Intern will assist in many aspects of promoting and executing each of the summer events MUSE/IQUE produces every year. The intern’s primary project includes carrying out a portion of the multichannel communications strategy that includes: social media management, e-blast creation, slideshow creation as well as grassroots tabling and flyer distribution. Under the supervision of the Communications Manager, the Marketing and Events Intern will also assist in the day-of facilitation of each event, namely in the coordination of audience services and the volunteer teams for set-up and strike.
This internship is sponsored by the Los Angeles County Arts Commission and is subject to its rules, timelines, and approval. The earliest that interns can start their 2018 internships is Monday, June 4, and the latest is Monday, June 18. Interns must work ten consecutive weeks between June and August 2018.
The Marketing and Events Intern must be highly organized, reliable and detail-oriented with the ability to balance several responsibilities and meet deadlines. Above all, the intern must be quick to learn and pick up new skills and office procedures. Strong oral and written communication skills are required as well as computer literacy (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and experience with social media platforms. Proficiency in Hootsuite, Mailchimp, Wordpress, Photoshop and video editing software is not required but highly desirable.
2018 Arts Internship positions will be open to currently enrolled undergraduate (2 or 4-year) college students who reside or attend college in Los Angeles County. Students must have completed at least one semester of college by June 1, 2018, or will complete their undergraduate degree between May 1 – September 1, 2018 in order to participate. Students must be able to legally work in the United States. For more information, visit: https://www.lacountyarts.org/opportunities/arts-internship-program-students/eligibility.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, please email resume and cover letter as one attachment to Araceli Castillo, Communications Manager at [email protected]. Include the subject line "Marketing and Event Intern Applicant 2018" in your email.
This internship is sponsored by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission. 179 undergraduate interns will participate in the program this year at 127 performing, presenting, and literary nonprofit arts organizations and municipal arts agencies throughout LA County. In addition to their full-time 10 week paid internship, interns will participate in educational events as part of the program, which is funded by the Getty Foundation. The educational events are designed to provide interns with a broader perspective of the vibrant arts and cultural landscape of the County. For additional information on the Los Angeles County Arts Commission, the Arts Internship Program, and for a complete list of all the internships offered this summer, visit the Arts Commission website at https://www.lacountyarts.org/opportunities/arts-internship-program-students/about-arts-internship-program-students