Center for Performance Research | Arts Administration Internship Part time, 10 hours per week Duration: 3 months Compensation: free monthly unlimited Metro card; use of CPR’s studio space valued at $180 p/week Center for Performance Research is an artist-driven rehearsal and performance space located in Brooklyn, New York. CPR is committed to providing affordable space and innovative programming in order to support the development of contemporary performance. The staff at CPR is small, therefore every staff member has the unique opportunity to become involved in the different branches of an nonprofit arts organization. CPR’s Arts Administration internship provides the opportunity to gain experience across nonprofit arts development, marketing, programming, and general operations. The Arts Administration intern will work closely to support both the General Manager and the Operations Associate in executing long-term and short-term projects. Responsibilities will include developmental research aimed towards organizational growth, upkeep and maintenance of office and studio spaces, assistance with performance bookings, and preparation of marketing materials. For this role, CPR is seeking an energetic, focused individual with a passionate investment in pursuing an administrative career in the nonprofit arts sector. The successful candidate will be efficient, proactive, and thorough, with developed writing and interpersonal skills. This position will be particularly attractive to an individual that has a performance practice, as it includes free use of our large studio space. Desired Skills Developed sense of language and grammar Strong interpersonal skills Ability to organize and take initiative Experience with Google Suite Experience with Quickbooks Basic knowledge of WordPress Social media proficiency; familiarity with Hootsuite and Mailchimp platforms
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