Audience Engagement Intern


Fall 2017


Position Summary: This internship will give broad exposure to all areas of a thriving, world-class arts institution. This internship is unpaid and is has a requirement of 8-20 hours per week. Eight hours minimum is required.  Thursday and Friday afternoon and weekend availability is strongly recommended.

Responsibilities include:

• Assist with executing engagement plans across all product lines (CSO, Pops, May Festival, Lollipops, etc.)

• Coordinate CSO presence at external and internal events; assist with events, answer questions, serve as a CSO/Pops ambassador

• Assist with ordering goods and merchandise for events and promotions

• Assist with concert enhancements, concert setup and volunteer coordination

• Assist with digital/social media/mobile initiatives

• Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Preferred:

• Upper level (college junior or senior) and/or graduate student pursuing degrees in Marketing, Arts Management, Public Relations, Journalism, Music or Communications preferred.

• Excellent project management, and verbal/written communication and computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite)

• Innate curiosity and willingness to learn

• Enjoys working collaboratively but also takes initiative to work independently

• Ability to professionally represent the CSO at concerts, and in the community

• Thrives in an extremely fast-paced environment and can process information on the fly

• Some knowledge of classical and/or choral music a plus

• Experience with research (, Google Analytics) and databases (Tessitura), and data analysis a big plus

The CSO celebrates diversity! We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity, Minority, Female, Disabled, Veteran Employer.


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