Boch Center

270 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02116
www.bochcenter.org
marketing@bochcenter.org

Date Posted:
November 19, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Administrative

Type:
Intern

Theatre Services Internship – Spring 2019

Description:

The Boch Center is a nonprofit innovator and steward of iconic venues, providing arts, entertainment, cultural, and educational experiences to the Greater Boston community.

The Boch Center is an equal opportunity employer, and is looking for aTheatre Services Intern that is currently studying Arts Administration or a related field.The ideal candidate would like to gain insight and experience in the administrative side of the nonprofit arts world andthrives in a busy, fast-paced environment. The Theatre Services Intern will work closely with the Group Sales Department within the Theatre Services team.

Duration:January – April 2019

Hours: Part-time, flexible (8-16 hours a week)

Reports to:Director of Sales & Corporate Development

Main tasks:

• Answer incoming calls and voicemails

• Assist in processing and mailing group orders

• Conduct market research and outreach to potential group sales clients

• Assist inproofing and updating group sales materials

• Maintain and organize department files

• Data entry and cleanup

Additionally:

• Assist House Manager in responding to lost and found inquiries and pick ups

• Ensuring office inventory is adequately stocked

Other departmental assignments as may become necessary

About this Organization:

The Boch Center [formerly Citi Performing Arts Center] is one of the nation’s foremost nonprofit performing arts institutions. As guardian of historic venues—the Wang and Shubert theatres—Boch Center honors all aspects of the arts. Through numerous community outreach educational efforts, collaborations, and partnerships, Boch Center strives to educate and inspire greater appreciation for creativity as an essential component to the fabric of our society.


The Boch Center is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace.


As New England’s largest cultural venue, it honors all aspects of the performing arts offering theatre, opera, classical and popular music, one-night engagements, and Broadway musicals. As a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization located in Boston’s historical Theater District, Boch Center offers a diverse mix of award-winning and free educational and community programs; collaborates with artists and local performing arts organizations, and acts as a champion for the arts in the Greater Boston community by helping to make the arts an integral part of the community’s collective, daily experience.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have the ability to take ownership over projects, work proactively, have great attention to detail, be web and computer proficient (including experience with Excel), have good written communication skills, and a strong interest in arts and culture.

How To Apply:

How To Apply:
Please send a cover letter outlining your interest and a resume to jdonlavey@bochcenter.org.Please include your name and “Theatre Services Internship” in the subject line. Applicants are encouraged to apply by December 14, 2018 for the Spring 2019 semester.

Apply by:
December 14, 2018
Salary:
This is an unpaid, credit-based, internship.
About this Organization:

The Boch Center is one of the nation’s leading nonprofit performing arts institutions and a guardian of the historic Wang and Shubert Theatres. As New England’s largest cultural venue, the Boch Center is home to theater, classical and popular music, dance, comedy, opera, Broadway musicals, family entertainment, and more.

Located in Boston’s historic Theater District, the Boch Center also offers a diverse mix of educational and community outreach initiatives, including the City Spotlights Leadership Program and ArtWeek; collaborates with artists and local nonprofit arts organizations; preserves historic venues; and acts as a champion for Greater Boston’s arts and cultural community.