Public Relations and Social Media Spring Intern

Academic Credits

Yes

Hours per week

8-15 hours per week

Published

11/05/2018

Start Date

01/14/2019

End Date

05/17/2019

Address

19 Clarendon Street
Boston
MA
02116
United States

Description

Boston Ballet is seeking a student majoring in Public Relations, Marketing, or Communications who is a self-motivated, eager, and detail-oriented worker with the ability to multi-task in a professional environment.

Responsibilities

Interns will work under the supervision of the public relations staff on a variety of activities including but not limited to:

  • Assisting with social media content creation
  • Media relations research
  • Assist with press kit creation and organization
  • Assist with social media metrics and reporting
  • Assist public relations staff with the press table on opening night performances
  • Assist with the organization of photography and Playbill archives
  • Assist with press files
  • Other projects as assigned

 

Qualifications

  • Currently or recently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
  • Able to commit to 8-15 hours per week with some evening work required
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Independent and self motivated
  • Proficiency in general office software programs including Excel, Word, and Internet search tools.
  • Knowledge of relevant social media tools and platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Tumblr, Google+, WordPress, etc.
  • College level writing skills
  • Enthusiasm, flexibility, a high level of professionalism, creativity, humor, and a love for the arts –particularly dance, encouraged

 

Boston Ballet is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Benefits

Boston Ballet internships are unpaid. Boston Ballet internships are available for credit (preferred) or on a volunteer basis. Boston Ballet Interns in the Fall and Spring are eligible for complimentary tickets to season performances and discounted classes.

 

How To Apply

Internships@bostonballet.org

To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to internships@bostonballet.org. IMPORTANT – PLEASE INCLUDE THE NAME OF THE INTERNSHIP FOR WHICH YOU ARE APPLYING IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR E-MAIL. No phone calls please.

 


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