ARTS MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org