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Spring 2019: VCUarts Music - Social Media Intern (Deadline -- January 22th, 2019 @ 5pm)

Dec 18, 2018

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

The VCUarts Department of Music is housed within VCU’s nationally recognized School of the Arts. Music students pursue studies as music educators, instrumental soloists, opera singers, chamber musicians and more. The department presents more than 200 concerts and recitals each year, ranging from student recitals and ensemble concerts to performances by world-renowned artists.

VCUarts Department of Music

Social Media + Web Content Internship

 

Type of Internship

Advertising, Journalism, Public Relations


About VCUarts Music

The VCUarts Department of Music is housed within VCU’s nationally recognized School of the Arts. Music students pursue studies as music educators, instrumental soloists, opera singers, chamber musicians and more. The department presents more than 200 concerts and recitals each year, ranging from student recitals and ensemble concerts to performances by world-renowned artists.

 

Intern Responsibilities

The Social Media Intern will assist in developing and implementing the Music Department’s communications strategy through the use of social media and web content. The intern will plan and develop content for the purpose of promoting the department’s student recruitment efforts, as well as concert and event promotion.

  • Create accessible content for department website and social media platforms
  • Assist with the creation and development of articles, newsletters, and other communications
  • Create and maintain an editorial calendar for scheduling content across platforms

 

Intern Qualifications

  • Junior or Senior standing, with previous coursework on social media
  • Strong writing skills and creative flair
  • Familiarity with Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Mailchimp, Canva
  • Ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines
  • Personal interest in music or performing arts

 

Semester/Compensation

Spring 2019 - for credit only (1-3 credits).

 

Location

  1. E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts - 922 Park Avenue, Richmond 23220



Who to Contact

Anne Marie Dumain -  dumainamm@vcu.edu

Communications Coordinator

VCUarts Department of Music

 

How to Contact

Email resume, cover letter and portfolio (or 1-3 writing samples) to dumainamm@vcu.edu by noon on January 16, 2019.  No phone calls please.