Marketing and Communications Internship

Fort Wayne Dance Collective is seeking a qualified intern to support the organization’s marketing needs. The position is part-time (December 14, 2020 to May 2021, approximately 7.5 hours per week) and paid $10/hour. The intern will report to the Artistic Director.

College students with an emphasis in Marketing, Communications, and Public Relations are encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Assist with the creation and implementation of marketing campaigns 
  • Collect quantitative and qualitative data from marketing campaigns 
  • Assist with the content creation, management, and implementation of FWDC’s social media content calendar 
  • Monitor social channels for trending news in health, wellness, art and dance and capitalize on those trends 
  • Assist with capturing and analyzing social media metrics 
  • Help with distributing marketing materials 
  • Support staff with e-blasts and website 
  • Complete other marketing activities as assigned 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 

  • Strong communication (written and verbal) and organizational skills 
  • Solid understanding of diverse marketing techniques 
  • Familiarity with and ability to navigate multiple social media platforms 
  • Keen attention to detail 
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment 
  • Experience in analyzing metrics, identifying trends, and optimizing performance 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, etc.) 
  • An understanding of Fort Wayne Dance Collective’s programs and mission 

To apply, please send a current resume and letter of introduction to Mandie Kolkman, FWDC Artistic Director, at ​mandie@fwdc.org. Deadline to apply: ​December 2, 2020.