MMDG’s Marketing Internship is a comprehensive opportunity for those invested in exploring a career in marketing for the arts. Marketing interns can explore graphic design, photography/videography, media relations, social media engagement and more. Please note this opportunity is fully in-person and COVID vaccination is required.
Internship Term Dates: June 21st, 2022 - August 19th, 2022
General responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:
Participate in Marketing team meetings and planning sessions
Assist Marketing and Digital Engagement Associate with updates and maintenance of the Mark Morris Dance Group website
Assist with developing social media, including drafting posts, formatting images, etc.
Build and maintain PR lists; pull quotes from press articles; draft press releases
Assist with cross-promotion of all Dance Group and Dance Center programs and events
Conduct marketing research
Perform Salesforce data entry and imports from external data sources such as Active, Mindbody, and Facebook
Archive marketing content
Support Marketing & Communications Manager with email marketing program - creating and uploading graphic assets, drafting e-blasts
Provide administrative assistance as needed to marketing staff
Candidates must be proficient with Microsoft applications, Google apps, and basic website content management systems
Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.) and/or CRM systems, such as Salesforce or Hubspot, strongly desired
Good writing skills also a plus
You will be successful in this role if you are:
Curious and eager to learn – You are able to ask questions and are open to broadening your knowledge-base.
Excited to apply your expertise – You are ready to use the skills learned in an academic setting or from previous professional experiences.
Independent and collaborative – You are able to work autonomously, but also know when to seek advice from your supervisor and how to work as a team member.
Creative and intuitive – You are a problem-solver and are able to offer new ideas
Passionate about the performing arts – You have an interest in the performing arts community and understand the value of the arts.
In alignment with our Core Values of Access, Community, Creativity and Excellence – You work well with others towards a common purpose to achieve shared goals by developing and maintaining responsive, cooperative and mutually beneficial internal and external relationships