Chapman Cultural Center - Special Events Intern

Employer Name:
Chapman Cultural Center

Website: www.chapmanculturalcenter.org

Type of Position: Internship
8-15 hours per week

Position Title:
Special Events Intern

Compensation:
Class Credit / Unpaid

Position Location: Spartanburg, SC

Application Deadline: Saturday, September 1, 2018

Chapman Cultural Center is seeking a creative individual to work closely with the Special Events Coordinator, assisting with special event planning and coordination.

Primary Responsibilities
- Assist the Special Events Coordinator in planning, setting up, and managing special events
- Actively recruit, coordinate, and organize volunteers for special events
- Coordinate the distribution of promotional materials
- Assist with communication between the Special Events Coordinator and special events participants
- Recruit and research local artists to participate in special events

Takeaways:
- Gain knowledge and experience volunteer management
- Gain skills to manage and plan special events for a large organization
- Gain experience working inside of a marketing department
- Work with an outstanding and fun organization making a difference locally
- Reference letters and recommendations as needed


Position Qualifications:

Requirements:
- Strong professional demeanor and great interpersonal skills
- Highly organized and skilled in time management
- Experience with planning events for 100+ attendees is, a plus
- Reliable transportation and the ability to drive to locations within 15 miles of the Center.
- Some weekend work required

How to apply: Please submit resume and cover letter to Rachel Williams at rWilliams@spartanArts.org