Internships

Internships

 Current Openings

POSITION: Fundraising and Develop Interns
LOCATION: Baltimore, MD (Highlandtown)
CONTACT: Jess Davison, Office Manager/Volunteer Coordinator

The Creative Alliance Fundraising and Development Intern will assist our Development Associate and Annual Fund Director with yearly fundraising goals essential to all non-profits. Duties will include researching foundations, assisting in solicitations and general administration work.

REQUIREMENTS
-Must have great customer service skills and be comfortable reaching out to supporters.

To apply email a resume and cover letter to britt@creativealliance.org

POSITION: Exhibitions and Program Intern
LOCATION: Baltimore, MD (Highlandtown)
CONTACT: Jess Davison, Office Manager/Volunteer Coordinator

The Exhibitions / Workshops / Residency internship is an opportunity to become fully immersed into the various positions that drive the support and presentation of artists and adult continuing education at the Creative Alliance.  Candidates should be willing to tackle different tasks each day, both in tandem with the program manager or other full-time staff, and independently based on the needs of the project at hand.   Ongoing responsibilities include the preparation of gallery spaces between exhibitions, assisting the full-time staff and exhibiting artists with installation of artwork, managing receptions for artists, acting as an information liaison between the galleries and general public during selected high-profile special events.  Interns will additionally help to plan and implement one long-term special project.  Through this process you will assist in the creation of public relations material (press releases, show cards, catalogs), web content, and the development of related programming such as gallery talks or workshops relating to the theme or content of each exhibition.  Interns will leave having had a hand in every aspect of exhibition development and design and having made a palpable contribution to the Creative Alliance’s programming.

REQUIREMENTS
Candidates must have working knowledge of Office programs;  knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, In-Design, and Photoshop preferred;  ability to perform physical labor (lift and sustain 50 lbs, accurately hammer a nail, paint walls and pedestals, etc.) while closely following instructions;  ability to write and edit with attention to grammar and spelling;  good, conversational phone manners; self-driven, positive attitude;  each intern must commit to working at least two (2) evening receptions (typically ending by 8pm)

To apply email a resume and cover letter to jess@creativealliance.org

POSITION: Non-Profit Administrative Intern
LOCATION: Baltimore, MD (Highlandtown)
CONTACT: Jess Davison, Office Manager/Volunteer Coordinator

Creative Alliance is a multifaceted community arts organization that seeks to bring together artists and audiences from diverse backgrounds to experience spectacular arts programs. We are seeking an organized, efficient, and creative individual to help us with our day to day operations. Interns will receive an education in how a community arts profit operates day to day, and will assist individual departments as special projects arise. Intern will be responsible for database management, social media, volunteer operations, and any other needs that may arise.
REQUIREMENTS
- Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment
- Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.
- Knowledge of social media platforms (i.e., Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace)
- Familiarity with Adobe Programs (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) or willingness to learn.

To apply email a resume and cover letter to jess@creativealliance.org

POSITION: Creative Alliance Street Team Members
LOCATION: Baltimore, MD (Highlandtown)
CONTACT: Jess Davison, Office Manager/Volunteer Coordinator

Join the Creative Alliance Street Team!  Help us distribute our promotional material about our fantastic, innovative performances, screenings, exhibitions, family and community programs, and art workshops for kids and adults. Benefits:  you’ll receive comps to our programs and get discounts on our workshops and support local arts and artists in Baltimore. 

Transportation needed (car or bicycle). 

Dedication to the arts and community required.

 


POSITION: Marketing Intern
LOCATION: Baltimore, MD (Highlandtown)
CONTACT: Heather Keating, Marketing & Communications Manager

BACKGROUND
Creative Alliance, Baltimore’s premier multi-arts center, seeks a Marketing Intern. S/he helps promote the 200+ annual events at Creative Alliance, ranging from hip hop shows, to blues and other musical performances, screenings, arts workshops, our restaurant Clementine, and education programs. The intern will work on various aspects of marketing in a fast-paced environment. The position is unpaid, but eligible for college credit. Position requires a minimum of 8 hours a week and a minimum 3 month commitment.

RESPONSIBILITIES
- Produce email/print flyers using a template.
- Aid in the development of visual material for bulk emails and social media promotion.
- Aid in the print production of marketing materials as needed (soliciting bids from printers, managing workflow, etc.)
- Pitch performances to listservs, bloggers, and such interest groups
- Populate event calendars (City Paper, Baltimore Sun, Baltimore Fun Guide, etc.) with Creative Alliance events.- Edit and update website copy and images as needed.
- Write Google Ads account by writing ads for all events, monitoring ad performance, and designing landing pages to drive traffic to the site.
- Physically distribute postcards and posters around Baltimore.
- Send out customer surveys post-performance on audience make-up, preferences, and attendance.
- Aid in finding and editing images for digital communications

QUALIFICATIONS
- Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment
- Familiarity with basic marketing principles (market segmentation, effective ad copy, etc.)
- Knowledge of social media platforms (i.e., Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace)
- Familiarity with HTML, or willingness to learn.
- Familiarity with Adobe Programs (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) or willingness to learn.

TO APPLY: Please email a resume and cover letter to heather@creativealliance.org

 

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