ARTS MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP

SUMMER 2019

May 13-July 2019

Locations: Houston, Chicago, Remote*

Deadline: May 01, 2019

This is a unique opportunity to develop skills in marketing and communication in the performing arts field with a booking agency. Goodman Artists (GA) currently represents six ensembles and offers artistic development and national tour management. GA is also a showcase producer at the Arts Midwest Conference, producing and promoting a line-up of over 20 acts.

This is an unpaid internship with opportunity to pursue a paid part-time position with the company. Paid internship can be considered for students with previous experience.

Intern preference will be given to students studying: Marketing, Graphic Design, Music, Business, and/or Arts Management. Foreign Language is a plus.

An exceptional candidate will  have proficiency in Google Drive and Microsoft Suite skills. Intern will ideally have basic experience in the following tools (or similar): Constant Contact and SquareSpace. Strong technical and creative writing skills are a must.

Multi-tasking and balanced discipline of working independently and in a team is critical.

Remote candidates* will also be considered.

Intern will be asked to work minimum 10 hours a week with opportunity to work up to 25 hours per week.

Flexible days and schedule, though intern will be expected to be available 2-5 hour per weekday between the hours of 9-5pCT.

Intern may be invited to attend regional booking conference(s) that takes place during the Fall.

The acquired wealth of knowledge will equip intern to pursue a position with GA, work with a performing arts venue, and/or apply these skills for self-representation.

This is an unpaid internship with opportunity to pursue a paid part-time position with the company.

Paid internship can be considered for students with previous experience.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist with context and marketing on artist’s biographies, program descriptions, educational outreach descriptions, etc.

  • Assist in new marketing campaign brochure, signage, and showcase materials.

  • Create e-blasts promoting roster and/or project-specific tour using Constant Contact.

  • Assist in the production of marketing materials such as postcards, programs, and advertisements.

  • Website updates and optimization (SquareSpace).

  • Assist in obtaining marketing materials from showcasing artists.

  • Assist in designing or working with graphic designer to produce showcase marketing materials and e-blast.

Student will be required to use own computer and internet to perform work.

Houston: Meetings will take place at least weekly in a public location

Chicago: Meetings will take place in May and June in a public location in addition to weekly Google Chat meetings

Remote: All meetings will take place via Google Chat

Apply by sending an email with cover letter, résumé, 1-3 letters of recommendation to: info@goodmanartists.com