Content Intern

Posted on March 9th, 2016

If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter, resume, a portfolio of your 3-5 best pieces (online link or maximum 6MB PDF by email), and a list of three references to the Denver Art Museum senior content associate at cbrice@denverartmuseum.org. Applications without writing samples will not be considered.
The marketing team at the Denver Art Museum is seeking a self-motivated, dynamic, upbeat and responsible intern seeking real-life experience at a leading arts institution in the region.
The marketing team at the Denver Art Museum is looking for a dynamic, upbeat intern who wants to learn the ropes of content creation. The intern will work as part of a team but also will be asked to work independently to complete tasks. The intern joins a crew whose department output includes digital and print content development.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The intern will have the opportunity to build their writing skills as they contribute to the museum’s blog and member magazine, as well as learning about the structure and organization of a nonprofit, in-house marketing department while completing a variety of tasks, including:
On-site content capture for blog and social media
Interviewing artists, curators, educators, visitors and community members for short-form web articles and longer-form feature articles, Q&A-format articles and “listicals”
Web page content
Using in-house style guide as well as The Chicago Manual of Style
Assist senior content associate with updating in-house style guide, brainstorming content ideas, and updating content calendar
Intern commits to 15-20 hours a week for the semester, scheduling is flexible (M-F between the hours of 9 and 5).
Qualifications
The ideal candidate:
Is currently a junior or senior enrolled in undergraduate or graduate program in a marketing, communications, journalism or related program.
Has samples that demonstrates his or her writing.
Will have a strong idea of what they would like to learn from their internship experience.
Additional Information

This is a part-time internship for academic credit, and includes great perks but no financial compensation.
If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter, resume, a portfolio of your 3-5 best pieces (online link or maximum 6MB PDF by email), and a list of three references to the Denver Art Museum senior content associate at cbrice@denverartmuseum.org. Applications without writing samples will not be considered.