Arts Administration Internship
The Arts & Business Council’s Art Administration Internship is an exciting, hands on opportunity to learn about the operations of an arts non-profit organization, at every level. The intern will work closely with the executive staff, with duties ranging from assisting the Executive Director to working alongside the Operations & Programs Manager. Responsibilities will largely include but are not limited to administrative duties, assisting financial operations, helping with the development and functioning of the A&BC’s multitude of programs, and management of the A&BC’s social media strategies. This internship is ideally suited for those interested in pursuing a career in arts administration, artist management, and/or the nonprofit sector.
The intern is responsible for assisting with special events, working with internal and external partners to help promote A&BC’s events and programs, and assisting with day to day administrative tasks throughout the organization.The intern will learn the ins and outs of nonprofit administration while developing skills and gaining experience in office management, marketing, communications, exhibition and gallery management, grant writing and fundraising.
The Arts Administration Internship is open year round to college students and graduates and masters students.The internship is a volunteer position, and a commitment of at least 15 hours per week is required. Please be sure to include what term/time period you are applying for and the days you are available to intern with us during that period. If you have other deadlines, such as deadlines to acquire funding or receive course credit with your school, please let us know.
How To Apply:
Please submit your resume and letter of interest to:
Alexis Dearborn, Operations & Programs Manager
Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston
March 30, 2019
This is an unpaid opportunity
About this Organization:
The mission of the A&BC is to strengthen a vibrant arts community by providing quality direct legal and business services and ongoing educational programs--some of which have existed for over 30 years--to the creative community within Massachusetts. Programs include business training for artists and creative entrepreneurs, pro bono legal services through the Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, nonprofit board service training and placement through Business on Board, microlending, fiscal agency, estate and legacy planning, human resources support, insurance programs, and corporate art lending partnerships.