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Mark Morris Dance Group: Marketing Internship

Calling all creative types! 

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

Read below then CLICK the link to apply:
MMDG Marketing Internship
  • Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
  • Be prepared to submit the following as part of your online application:
  • Cover letter and resume
  • Work sample demonstrating experience in graphic/web design, video or photo editing, or writing

Job Duties
  • CRM
  • Salesforce data entry (export/imports) - Active, Mindbody, FB leads
  • Upload/edit media assets for Pardot - TT to outline architecture
  • Email marketing
  • “Own” Adult Programs blasts
  • Look at segmentation
  • Website 
  • Update UTM tracker document
  • Update filenames, metadata, etc. for images 
  • Social Media
  • Asset prep, content creation
  • Video / Digital Asset creation
  • Mara has some experience with Premiere Pro
  • Help Trevor and Rachel with easy edits
  • PR
  • Building lists, following up, maintaining current info
  • Fitness / wellness contacts for Digital Dance Center
  • Clippings, save/add to press counter
  • Pull quotes from press
  • Thought leadership opportunity research / speaking engagements?
  • Dance/USA, Dance/NYC
  • Devo 
  • Membership portal assets
  • Editorialize recommended places

Address 3 Lafayette Avenue

City Brooklyn

State NY

Zip code 11217

Country US

Contact name Nicole Bryant

Contact email

Due date May 1st, 2022

Age range: 18+ years of age

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