Organization Description and Position Description:
CITYarts engages youth and professional artists in the creation of public art, including murals and mosaic. Through this creative process, CITYarts empowers, educates, and connects youth and children locally and around the world to become active participants in realizing their potential and transforming communities.
The Design interns, reporting to the Project Coordinator, will provide essential assistance in designing and implementing all promotional material for CITYarts. Design interns will be responsible for designing brochures, flyers, books, and handouts. Additionally they will work under the Project Coordinator and Assistant to the Director to manage and update all social media platforms and our website.
·Interested in non-profit fundraising for the arts
·Excellent verbal and written communication skills
·Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills
·Experienced with social media outreach
·Experienced with Illustrator and Photoshop
·Previous knowledge of Salesforce a plus
·Energetic and personable
·Managing social media platforms
·Creating promotion material both printed and digital
·Researching like-minded companies for collaborations
·Outreach to communities
·Assisting with the development of promotional videos
·Adding contacts to CITYarts’ donor database, Salesforce
QUALIFICATIONS – All interns should be familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and willing to learn Access. We are looking for interns who are motivated, flexible, committed, and have an interest in the arts and/or the non-profit industry. A positive, enthusiastic attitude is a must.
SCHEDULE – Interns design their own schedule with CITYarts’ staff. Average of 15-20 hours a week.
BENEFITS – A CITYarts’ internship offers a comprehensive introduction to the non-profit art world and can provide meaningful professional development to a committed and motivated individual. School credit & a stipend will be provided.
TO APPLY email a COVER LETTER and RESUME to Linnea Borgo, Project Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please indicate a particular area of interest, as well as your weekly availability. Interviews may be scheduled following receipt of written inquiry.
Hear from Past Design Interns:
"My time spent working for CITYarts was invaluable, and I learned a lot about what it would be like doing design as a professional career!
Emma, Design Intern Spring 2018