Boston Ballet

19 Clarendon Street
Boston, MA 02116
www.bostonballet.org

Date Posted:
August 02, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Retail/Sales/Waitstaff

Type:
Intern

Marketing and Group Sales Fall Intern

Description:

Boston Ballet seeks a creative self-starter who wants to gain experience in marketing events and learn the inner workings of a non-profit marketing department.

Responsibilities

  • Research new and existing promotional event opportunities working with Marketing and Advertising Associate (MAA) to prioritize

  • Work with MAA to manage logistics for approximately 5-10 marketing-driven external events

  • Work with team to build relationships with local cultural organizations, retailers, libraries, restaurants, salons, and other appropriate businesses to secure creative cross-promotions

  • Work with the Group Sales Manager (GSM) to generate leads for group sales

  • Assist GSM with tracking and data entry

  • Staff special events as needed

  • Other projects as assigned


Qualifications:
  • Currently or recently enrolled in or completed an undergraduate or graduate program

  • Able to commit to 10–15 hours per week, mostly during office hours

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

  • Enthusiasm, flexibility, a high level of self-motivation, professionalism, creativity, humor, and a love for the arts encouraged

  • A few nights and weekends

Boston Ballet is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Boston Ballet internships are unpaid. Boston Ballet internships are for credit (preferred) or on a volunteer basis.


How To Apply:

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


Apply by:
August 31, 2018
Salary:
Unpaid
About this Organization:
Since 1963, Boston Ballet has been one of the leading dance companies in the world on stage, in the studio and in the community. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen and Executive Director Max Hodges, the Company maintains an internationally acclaimed repertoire and the largest ballet school in North America, Boston Ballet School.

Boston Ballet maintains a repertoire of classical, neo-classical and contemporary works, ranging from full-length story ballets to new works by some of today's finest choreographers. Boston Ballet's second company, Boston Ballet II, is comprised of pre-professional dancers who gain experience by performing with the Company and independently, presenting lecture-demonstrations and special programs to audiences throughout the Northeast.