Spring 2023 Internships

FringeArts

FringeArts presents world-class, contemporary performing arts

Philadelphia, PA

Work Location: Hybrid: remote & office

Nonprofit Service Organization

  • Internship
  • Philadelphia, PA (Remote)
  • Sat, Dec 31, 2022
  • Work Location: Hybrid: remote & office
  • Nonprofit Service Organization
  • $0.00
  • $0.00

Website fringearts FringeArts

FringeArts presents world-class, contemporary performing arts

FringeArts is Philadelphia’s home for contemporary performance, presenting progressive, world-class art that expands the imagination and boldly defies expectations. Below are the internships we will be looking for to start in Spring 2023. Please email all applications to internship@fringearts.com.

– Financial Arts Management Internship –
The Financial Arts Management Intern will work with the Finance Director and the Finance Associate on the daily bookkeeping, budgeting, and administrative needs of the organization.

Responsibilities may include: assisting with financial management operations; learning accounting software; assisting with accounts payable, account reconciliation, credit card purchases, and petty cash processing; helping update budgeting & forecasting spreadsheets; assisting with HR paperwork; and scanning and filing vendor documents.

– Artistic Programming Internship –
The Programming Intern will assist the Programming Department in meeting the individual and logistical needs of presented and independent artists. This position is ideal for someone with experience in events programming and artist relations, with an interest in contemporary live art on a local and international scale.

Responsibilities may include: collecting and organizing show information; coordinating housing and travel needs for out-of-town artists; assisting with artist contracts; assisting with programming and logistics; assisting with outreach and Festival artist recruitment; purchasing, delivering, and maintaining hospitality items for artists; tracking and reporting expenses; and assisting Programming department with additional tasks as needed.

– Patron Services & Venue Administration Internship –
The Patron Services Intern will assist the Patron Services Manager and General Manager with administrative tasks, venue rentals, and box office management.

Responsibilities may include: Data entry, scheduling assistance, helping with building maintenance and general upkeep issues, coordinate and follow up with facility needs. Fielding ticket and membership inquiry calls; assisting with front of house operations at venues; coordinating volunteers for events; other administrative support as needed.

– Development Internship –
The Development Intern will provide administrative support to the Development team by assisting in all aspects of FringeArts fundraising efforts. Working collaboratively across departments, they will gain a clear-eyed understanding of how an arts organization functions and fits within its community as they identify its needs and develop creative and strategic plans to address them.

Responsibilities may include: Collaborating on engagement strategies for audiences and supporters of FringeArts; processing and acknowledging contributions and event sponsorships; supporting staff in event preparation; assisting with individual, institutional, and corporate prospect research; gathering information and generating materials for grant proposals.

– Graphic Design Internship –
The Graphic Design Intern will provide promotional support to the Marketing & Communications department by developing and maintaining the visual identity of FringeArts. Working collaboratively with the Marketing & Communications team, they will be provided a great deal of creative freedom in developing promotional materials for both print and digital marketing.

Responsibilities: help maintain and keep consistent the visual identity of FringeArts in both print and web materials, communicate with local printers and compare quotes, collaborate with the Development Department on campaign materials, design Festival-specific badges and signage.

– Marketing Internship –
The Marketing Intern will provide promotional support for the Marketing & Communications department by engaging new and existing audiences. Working collaboratively with the Marketing & Communications team, they will develop and implement strategies to sell tickets, provide resources for patrons, and increase accessibility to all members of the public.

Responsibilities: development and management of promotional campaigns, audience research, management of mailings, collateral distribution, special event promotion and assistance, data entry, email building, website updates, marketing collateral editing, community engagement events, and more.

– Communications Internship –
The Communications Intern will provide promotional support for the Marketing & Communications department by maintaining and developing the written identity of FringeArts. Working collaboratively with the Marketing & Communications team, they will develop strategies focused on social media promotion and press relations.

Responsibilities: help maintain the written identity of FringeArts in print and digital materials, write and distribute press releases, generate social media content, communicate with press, write blog posts, write copy for various communications avenues, research new shows, create tear sheets, maintain a digital press archive, and more.

Applicants from any and all academic backgrounds are welcome! Again, please send applications to internship@fringearts.com including a resume and cover letter. If applying for the Graphic Design, Development, Marketing or Communications Internships, please include samples of your work.

To apply for this job email your details to internship@fringearts.com