19 Clarendon Street
Boston, MA 02116
Date Posted: January 31, 2019
Region: Eastern Massachusetts
interns will work on a large number of changing projects that support the
institutional team’s fundraising and cultivation efforts. Will focus primarily on corporate and
institutional fundraising and sales efforts.
Tasks may include research, development and preparation of solicitation
materials, database work, mailings, preparation for and support during special
events, correspondence with Boston Ballet’s boards of Trustees and Overseers,
cross-departmental marketing and outreach projects, and general tasks vital to
team administration. Interns will
receive a broad and comprehensive view of corporate and institutional giving
Must be enrolled in a degree-granting undergraduate
(must be junior or senior) or graduate program
Excellent writing skills
High proficiency in Excel and Powerpoint
Proactive, independent work style
Must be very organized with close attention to
Must be flexible and open to completing tasks and
projects based changing priorities in a fast paced environment
Available 2-3 days per week, for at least half a
Available to work some evening events
Proficiency in second language a plus
Arts background not necessary but should have
desire to learn more about sponsorship marketing and sales.
internships are unpaid. Boston Ballet
internships are for credit (preferred) or on a volunteer basis.
Send resume and cover letter email@example.com.
IMPORTANT – PLEASE INCLUDE THE NAME OF THE INTERNSHIP FOR WHICH YOU ARE
APPLYING IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR E-MAIL. No phone calls please.
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¹ Americans for the Arts. (2017). “Arts & Economic Prosperity 5: The Economic Impact of Nonprofits and Cultural Organizations and Their Audiences in the State of Massachusetts.” Retrieved from www.AmericansForTheArts.org
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