Marketing Internship

Submitted by acauley on Thu, 06/15/2017 - 2:34pm

Marketing Internship

Description:

The Marketing Intern will assist or spearhead a variety of projects related to getting the word out about the festival to press and potential/past patrons via a variety of channels, including online, in print and in person. The Intern will report to the Marketing and Publicity Managers.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

 

●  Drafting and/or editing copy for press releases, advertisements, email blasts,

social media posts (Facebook, Twitter, blog) and communications with

Fringe artists.

●  Researching potential advertising opportunities and gather other information

pertinent to marketing strategy and will maintain records/files related to

initiatives.

●  Generating excitement about what’s happening at the festival and capturing

useful information about patrons and artists to feed future marketing

endeavors.

●  Distributing posters and flyers around the local businesses and coffee

shops, attending events, occasional administrative tasks, etc.

 

Time Commitment: Hours for this internship are flexible. The timeline for this internship is approximately June – September 2017. 

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

 

Position Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

 

●  Currently receiving or recently received a college degree

●  A desire to work with a non-profit organization

●  Excellent writing skills, including the willingness and capacity to hear and

communicate in the “Fringe voice.”

●  Comfortable using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media outlets

●  Ability to collaborate online

●  A background in graphic design is a plus but not required

●  Proven track record of solid work performance in past jobs and reliable

attendance. 

To Apply: 

Please email a resume and cover letter to Katie Prince at katie@chicagofringe.org. Be sure to include "Marking Internship" in the subject line.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Katie Prince
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
(410) 300- 2947