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Spring 2017: Firehouse Theatre - Marketing Interns

Feb 1, 2017

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships

Firehouse Theatre is looking for Marketing Interns who are highly motivated and creative.

Firehouse produces 200+ performing arts events each season in three different series – FIREHOUSE PLAYS, FIREHOUSE FRINGE, and FIREHOUSE STUDIO. This hyperactive programming model advances our mission to be an artistic home, a thriving hub of creative activity, and a center of community engagement where new work is developed and performed. website: http://www.firehousetheatre.org/

Responsibilities: - assist in coordinating and executing guerilla campaigns, direct mail, social media, media relations, public outreach, and testing new marketing strategies - help prepare and distribute promotional materials and press releases - manage and update Firehouse calendar, online listings, and other PR initiatives - assist in creating comprehensive marketing plans - research new and innovative ways to market Firehouse and connect with a diverse audience - other duties customized to each intern's interests

Qualifications: - superior attention to detail, follow-up, and excellent organizational and interpersonal skills - high level of computer literacy with MS Office (and Adobe Suite is a plus) - strong verbal and written communication skills - ability to work both independently and as part of a team - knowledge of theatre, the arts, and/or nonprofit organizations is a plus Internships are offered year round.

Hours are flexible. Internships are unpaid. Please email your resume and a cover letter that includes your schedule of available hours every day (Monday thru Sunday from 11am to 11pm), what interests you about interning at Firehouse, and why you'd be a good fit to info@firehousetheatre.org.