Job Title: Marketing & Public Relations Intern
Houston Ballet offers exciting internship opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students throughout the year on an ongoing basis. The Marketing & PR Intern will have the opportunity to gain experience in many aspects of Houston Ballet's Marketing department. The intern will work under the direct supervision of the Associate Director of Marketing & PR and every effort is made to assist the intern in building strong professional skills. All internships are unpaid and offer flexible hours to accommodate school or work schedules.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
Must be a current student in the field of Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, or Advertising and have a knowledge of social media and copywriting.
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, acute attention to detail and the ability to work independently are required.
Dance knowledge preferred, but not required
Assist with Houston Ballet performances and events such as Theater District Open House.
Assist with public relations efforts, including coverage generation, logistics, and tracking.
Assist with departmental advertising efforts and fulfillment.
Benchmarking research and projects as assigned.
Assist with social media and email marketing programs on an as-needed basis.
Shadow Public Relations staff to sort and archive press activity from the current season.
Assist in the creation of content for Houston Ballet's new, award-winning website.
Assist with Houston Ballet's photography, photoshoots, video shoots, and interviews.
Assist with operational tasks for the department.
All other duties as assigned.
Houston Ballet Internships are unpaid.
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