The Breckenridge Music Festival seeks a Media and Marketing Intern who is passionate about music, specifically classical, to join the administrative team this summer. Candidates will have a keen attention to detail, strong interpersonal communication skills and be eager to learn. This position offers the opportunity to gain useful knowledge in media and marketing tactics and learn about providing a quality guest experience.
Produce engaging content for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts
Draft press releases
Photography and Videography
Distribute marketing materials to local businesses and lodges
Assist with website maintenance and content updates, as well as with Google Analytics reports
Assist with PR events and functions
Assist with the graphic design of concert posters and digital graphic content
CONCERT, EVENT & OTHER DUTIES
Conduct audience and donor surveys
Support execution of special events
Oversee the sale of merchandise at concerts
Manage Will Call at the Ticket Office
Attend concerts and serve as liaison between patrons and BMF staff
Other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Strong writing and editing skills
Excellent computer skills including PowerPoint, Word, Excel, video and photo editing software. WordPress knowledge a plus
Adobe Creative Suite knowledge a plus
Detail oriented; excellent organizational skills
Knowledge of classical music and prior marketing experience a plus
Outgoing, even-tempered, extremely organized, mature person, able to work well under pressure and with all personality types
PHYSICAL AND WORKING DEMANDS
Must be available to work around 40 hours a week. The job requires some lifting, a valid driver’s license and the ability to function at the 9,600 ft. elevation of Breckenridge. It is recommended that the intern bring and use his or her own personal laptop.
June 30 – August 15, 2018
APPLICATIONS AND DEADLINES
To apply for the above listed position, please submit a cover letter, along with a resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 15, 2018.
ABOUT THE BMF
The Breckenridge Music Festival presents diverse and high-quality live music performances and broad-based community music education, serving upwards of 15,000 people annually. The flagship of the Breckenridge Music Festival, a four-week summer festival, is built upon the versatility of 46 professional musicians hailing from major orchestras across the country and the casual vibe of the Riverwalk Center, the Festival’s mainstage venue. Also in the summer months, the Blue River Series brings in national touring acts to explore the wide world of music, including Jazz, Funk, Country, Folk, and Bluegrass, and the Champagne Series offers chamber music parties in private homes. In addition, the BMF’s education and community engagement program shares the gift of music with the next generation of Summit County music lovers and their families, serving up to 5,000 Summit, Lake, and Park County students each year. This includes in-school performances, workshops and master classes as well as summer enrichment activities and an annual Free Family Concert for all ages.
Additional Salary Information: Interns will be provided fully furnished resort housing for the duration of the internship, as well as a weekly grocery stipend, college credit and invaluable hands-on professional job experience.
This is an unpaid internship
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