Grand Vision's (GVF) mission is to engage the LA Harbor community through culturally inclusive arts experiences centered on the Warner Grand Theater (WGT) and the 150-seat Grand Annex in San Pedro. GVF was formed to save the WGT, a beloved movie palace, and create a hub for the arts in the Harbor Area. Today, GVF's primary projects are the Grand Annex Concert Series; Meet the Music, an 18-month music curriculum for 1,500 local elementary school students; and promotional support for the WGT.
Grand Vision, an arts presenting organization located in historic downtown San Pedro's Arts District, is looking for a Social Media Intern. The goal of the ten-week project is to update and implement our existing social media marketing plan to promote the 2019 Summer-Fall Grand Annex concerts and other Grand Vision events. The Intern will conduct research on upcoming artists and use this information to create short, engaging posts for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other online marketing tools. The intern will apply marketing strategy and research skills, improve marketing vocabulary, initiate online advertising and collaborate with staff to expand marketing methods. Secondary projects include event, concert and office support.
This intern position is ideal for a marketing, public relations, music business, communications or other academically well-rounded student.
The ideal candidate will have interests and/or experience in marketing and social media and live music event promotion. A high level of oral and written communication skills are mandatory as are basic computer skills including the Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and fluency with standard social media platforms. Experience with video-editing or graphic programs Photoshop and/or InDesign a plus. The best candidate will be able to balance multiple projects and be a resourceful and innovative thinker. Must be able to work independently.
How to Apply
To apply please email, in one combined PDF document:
A 1 page cover letter describing interests and relevant experience
A 1-2 page resume
A 1-3 page writing sample
Send to Ms. Taran Schindler, Artistic Director at firstname.lastname@example.org