Reporting directly to the Communications Content Manger the Communications internship provides a strong knowledge base in the use of social media platforms, press releases, traditional media, and institutional writing. This is an ideal experience for someone pursuing a career in arts and entertainment communications.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Work across the Communications Team to execute communication plans
- Assist with virtual and in-person events
- Assist with writing press releases, social media copy, and other institutional messaging
- Support social media and traditional media initiatives
- Help advance the work laid out in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan
- Support the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion efforts of the CSO’s strategic plan
- Other related duties required as part of a team environment
Professional Development: The internship will include required professional development/mentoring with a senior member of our organization, resume review, and career coaching.
- College Junior, Senior, or Graduate Student with an expressed interest in Philanthropy
- Strong written and verbal communications skills
- Enjoys working with and assisting the public and media
- Knowledge of classical and/or choral music a plus
- Experience with video and photo editing a plus
- Experience with social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and TikTok
Compensation: $15.00 per hour
Hours: 8 to 20 hours per week – Intern must be available some nights and weekends.
Duration of Internship: Fall 2020 – June 2021
The CSO encourages underrepresented minorities and first generation students to apply.