ARTS AND CULTURE INTERNSHIPS

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ARTS AND CULTURE INTERNSHIPS

ABOUT THE PROGRAM:

CALA Alliance offers internships to emerging arts and culture leaders with an interest in Latinx arts, cultural production and nonprofit arts management. Interns work directly with CALA leadership to gain experience in many facets of cultural work, including program and event coordination, artist project support, communications and community engagement.

INTERNSHIP INFORMATION:

Schedule:

Duration of fall internships is 10-15 weeks, September-December. Interns are required to work 10-15 hours per week. Occasional evening/weekend availability is required.

Compensation:

Interns receive a $1,500 stipend. Internships may be eligible for course credit (to be arranged for by intern with authorization from their university advisor). Opportunities are available for students and non-students.

Location:

CALA works in partnership with ASU Art Museum. Our offices are located at Arizona Center in downtown Phoenix.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please submit a current resume or CV and a cover letter addressing your experience and interest in this internship to casandra(at)calaalliance.org by August 31, 2018.

FALL 2018 OPPORTUNITIES:

Programs Intern

Duties:

  • Assists in the planning and production of events and programs
  • Conducts program evaluation and audience research
  • Supports visiting artists and contributes to project research and execution
  • Maintains program archives
  • Assists in the creation of event marketing content
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated interest in arts and culture
  • Experience with event planning and project management
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail a must
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Bilingual (English-Spanish)
  • Events require evening and weekend availability

Communications Intern

Duties:

  • Develops digital content for web, blog and social media
  • Creates and maintains social media engagement plan and calendar
  • Manages contact lists
  • Maintain media archives
  • Conducts research about best practices
  • Assist with media relations for events and programs
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Experience with digital marketing and communications
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Graphic design skills preferred
  • Experience with copy editing a plus
  • Bilingual (English-Spanish)
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail a must