Gala Special Event Assistant (Volunteer)




Short-Term (few weeks/months)


355 Cambridge Street
United States


Are you passionate about supporting solutions around the environment, human rights and public health challenges? Interlock Media needs you!

Interlock Media is a nonprofit, activist film company that supports informed policy by producing entertaining documentary and dramatic media works. Current works include documentaries on…...

  • Improving the education opportunities for students in the context of economic disparities, race and gender.
  • How Margaret Fuller’s shattered gender norms and influenced the feminist movement.

Because Interlock tackles challenging topics with an entirely independent lens, our self-funding model is critical to creating hard hitting pieces while also training the next generation of activist filmmakers. An important source of project support is our annual fundraising auction and gala.

This is where you come in! We need creative, can-do typesto plan and execute this gala. Ideally you will have experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Find, book and manage relations with a world class, pro-bonovenue and catering
  • Plan and execute a fun and engaging experience for gala attendees

Does this sound like you?

  • Takes initiative and operates independently in a resource-limited environment.
  • Brings a proactive, can-do attitude to work
  • Balances details and the big picture to deliver great results
  • Makes social gatherings a fun and memorable experience

Schedule: Minimum 20 hours/week commitment for 4 months, from August through November.

Compensation : Unpaid/volunteer.

Job type: Part-time; non-profit; 4 month commitment.



Event design and planning

Event management

About Interlock Media, Inc.

Interlock Media, Inc., located near Kendall Square in Cambridge, MA, is an activist film company that points to solutions for environmental, human rights and public health challenges. We support informed policy by producing entertaining documentary and dramatic media works.

How To Apply

Please email with a resume and explain why you are interested in this position. Please make sure to reference "Gala Special Event Assistant" in the subject line.