Paint Creek Center for the Arts offers internships year-round geared toward college students majoring marketing, public relations, communications, event management and more. Internships are unpaid. PCCA will work with requirements needed to earn college credit for the internship.
The ideal student will be of junior or senior status and majoring in PR, marketing, communications, or related fields. The intern will work closely with the Marketing Director and staff to: write press releases, work with the media, assist with special projects and events, create a weekly e-newsletter, layout and writing for printed materials, web updates, social media and more.
The student must have excellent writing skills and be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Explorer. Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and PhotoShop skills are suggested. The candidate should have a background or interest in learning about arts management, fundraising, event planning and public relations. Creative thinking, multitasking and teamwork are important.