D.M. Symphony summer PR and marketing internship

The Des Moines Symphony seeks a Summer 2013 Marketing & Public Relations Intern. Duties include and are not limited to:

  • Organizing the Orchestra’s annual “Oh Say, Can You Sing?” competition
  • Assisting with day-of and logistical details for the Des Moines Symphony’s 20th Annual Yankee Doodle Pops
  • Organizing food vendors for the Des Moines Symphony’s Yankee Doodle Pops
  • Assisting with Orchestra’s 2013-2014 social media campaign
  • Assisting with Orchestra’s 2013-2014 season promotional and renewal campaign
  • Planning events for the third annual Des Moines Symphony Week

This is an unpaid position. Intern must be available for 10-15 hours for at least ten weeks in the summer, beginning June 1. Strong written and verbal communications skills and an interest in classical music are required. Musicians with marketing and/or communications backgrounds preferred. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Sophia S. Ahmad, sophia@dmsymphony.org by Friday, March 29.