Marketing Internship - Summer/Fall 2019

Department: Marketing

Available: Summer/Fall 2019

Position Summary

The ideal candidate is ambitious, has an interest opera and non-profit or entertainment marketing/communications. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in Marketing, Editorial, or Communications to learn about how the Met runs on a day-to-day basis. This is a part-time, unpaid internship and the intern must receive school credit for the experience. We are seeking one intern for the Summer semester and one for the Fall semester.

This internship will allow you to:

  • Obtain a working knowledge of marketing/arts administration so that you are able to apply for an entry level job in the field feeling confident and qualified from their internship experience
  • Understand professional office culture/working as a staff member
  • Gain an appreciation for opera/the non-profits arts

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with social media analysis and tracking
  • Assisting with various special events and performance activities when needed (ex. Fridays under 40)
  • Executing research projects as needed for the department
  • Assisting with general marketing support within the department
  • Administrative work like filing invoices and tear sheets, updating sales reports, and refilling materials in the front of house
  • Writing copy and proofreading
  • Updating various sales reports
  • Attending weekly meetings
  • Other general duties when required

Qualifications & Skill Requirements:

  • Ability to work Monday-Friday from 11am-5pm is preferred
  • Working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • Excellent project management skills; able to prioritize multiple projects
  • Exceptional organizational abilities and good written and oral communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, high-level knowledge of Excel
  • Ability to work occasional after hour events

To Apply:

Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to internships@metopera.org, including “Marketing Intern” in the subject line of your e-mail. Indicate the semester for which you are applying.