The Irish Arts Center (IAC) is seeking a creative, detail-oriented Marketing Intern with great follow through skills and a desire to join their fast paced team. The Marketing Intern would provide assistance for the implementation of all marketing activities at IAC across a multidisciplinary event programming schedule, including publicizing and follow up on all IAC events through advertising, postcards, brochures, fliers, press releases, audience development, special promotions, social networking and IAC website. This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience, in a fun and friendly environment in each of the disciplines encompassed in our programming (theatre, visual arts, music, dance, film, literary events, comedy, and cultural education). We are looking for an intern who is interested in helping them strengthen their reach through new and traditional marketing channels, while working closely with the event production teams.
An ideal candidate would have the following strengths:
-Ability to work independently and take direction from several members of a team
-Ability to work on multiple projects and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
-Ability to be detail-oriented while also grasping the big picture
-Experience with / interest in new media marketing
-Familiarity with a range of computer programs, includingMicrosoft Office
-Experience with CS3 Photoshop a plus
-General knowledge of Irish and Irish American history and culture desirable, but not required.
IAC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment or internships without unlawful discrimination based on race, creed (religion), color, sex (including gender expression), national origin, sexual orientation, military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristic, marital status or domestic violence victim status or any other characteristic protected by law.
This opportunity is unpaid, but IAC interns receive complimentary admission to regularly ticketed programming events during their internship. IAC is looking to host an intern for up to 12 months.
If you are interested, please send your cover letter, resume/CV, and writing sample to vivian[at]irishartscenter[dot]org with subject line "CIEE Marketing Intern" by September 3oth, 2017.
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