TITLE

Newsroom Intern

DEPARTMENT

Public Relations   

The Public Relations Department is responsible for defining, developing, and overseeing overall messaging and media strategy for LCPA’s performances, events and programs, and institutional initiatives. The department operates within the overall Marketing/Branding Department and collaborates closely with the marketing, content, and digital teams.    

  

DESCRIPTION

As the Newsroom Intern, you will work closely with the team leaders, to plan, produce, publish, and monitor content on all media channels.  This is an excellent opportunity for a student with specific interests and skills in telling stories via social media; video; broadcast; audio; print, and developing exciting ideas on how to tell the Lincoln Center Story to new audiences including those who have never step foot on our campus.  You will also have the opportunity to create original, engaging content. Attendance at evening or weekend events will occasionally be required, and additional administrative tasks will be assigned as needed.

Programs and projects during this time period include:
- Lincoln Center Festival
- Midsummer Night Swing
- Lincoln Center Out Of Doors
- Mostly Mozart Festival
- Live from Lincoln Center
- Programming at the David Rubenstein Atrium
- Lincoln Center Education
- Community outreach and audience development events

 

QUALIFICATIONS

This internship might be right for you if you are:
• Passionate about social media, storytelling and digital content
• Experienced with social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat
• Knowledgeable in Excel, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Garage Band, and possess good writing, and editing skills
• Able to take decent photos for website or broadcast
• Able to work well with others
• Highly attentive to detail
• Enthusiastic, energetic, and flexible, with a great sense of humor

Interns are paid $11/hour for a 40-hour work week. This is a seasonal position from June 2017 through to August of  2017.

 

SUBMISSION PROCEDURE

Please send cover letter and résumé to [email protected] and list "News Room Intern" in the subject line. Submissions without cover letters will not be reviewed.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. LCPA is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.