EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY IN THE LCD Marketing Intern
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY IN THE LCD
Lubbock Symphony Orchestra
601 Avenue K
The Lubbock Symphony is seeking a Marketing Intern for the Fall Semester.
This paid opportunity will allow the individual to assist with the planning and implementation of marketing, advertising, and public relations activities for the Lubbock Symphony. This internship is an excellent opportunity for a talented college student to gain real-world experience in a creative environment within the region’s largest cultural arts organization.
Job Title: Marketing Intern
The Lubbock Symphony Orchestra is seeking a Marketing Intern to assist with the planning and implementation of marketing, advertising, and public relations activities. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented college student to gain real-world experience in a creative environment within the region’s largest cultural arts organization.
The Lubbock Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is one of the oldest community organizations in Lubbock. Founded in 1946, LSO is an integral part of the cultural fabric of the South Plains region and is made up of professional talented musicians from all parts of the Lubbock Community. The LSO seeks to enhance the community we serve by providing quality symphonic performances and educational experiences for thousands of children across the greater Lubbock area.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Research, write, and proof media content for social media, press releases, etc.
- Event support at concerts and other special events, including set-up, tear-down, and customer service
- Organize First Friday with supervision from Marketing Director
- Communicate with advertisers by phone and email, update their status in Excel, and help execute contracts
- Participate in strategizing for concert marketing
- Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at Texas Tech University, Lubbock Christian University, Wayland Baptist University, or South Plains College
- Highly organized with excellent attention to detail
- Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
- Creative thinker with excellent problem-solving skills
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Proficient in Microsoft Office
- Previous experience in marketing, advertising, or public relations is a plus
- Musical background is preferred but not required
Schedule and Compensation:
- 10 hours Monday through Friday, depending on class schedule and organization’s needs. Attendance at concerts and other special events is required and may fall during the evenings and weekends.
- Possible class credit depending on the requirements of the intern’s academic program
Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and 1-3 writing samples. Writing samples can be from past work experiences, class, or based on a past or future LSO event. They can include press releases, essays, blog posts, a collection of social media posts, etc.
For more information or to apply, email Emily Gavaghan at [email protected].
Month Long Event (august)