Nashville Opera- Facilities/Special Events

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Nashville Opera
3622 Redmon Street
Nashville, TN
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

The Nashville Opera Association is a professional opera company in Nashville, Tennessee. The company currently offers four fully staged opera productions and the On Tour educational outreach program during an annual season which runs from October through April. Performances are offered at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Downtown Nashville and the award-winning Noah Liff Opera Center in the Sylvan Heights section of West Nashville. Nashville Opera's mission statement is "make a difference by creating legendary productions and programs and providing exceptional service."

Special Events/Facilities Manager Intern
Responsibilities include supporting all facets of planning events at the Noah Liff Opera Center such as parties, receptions, ceremonies, day meetings or conventions for clients big and small. The Events Intern should be energetic, enthusiastic, organized and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. The ideal candidate for this position is detail oriented, and a self starter who can work independently with minimal supervision. The Events Intern will support the Facilities and Event Manager with projects ranging from helping to plan, organize and execute events from behind the scenes, giving tours of the venue to assisting on-site with client events.

Tasks:
Create and/or edit marketing materials (social media, mailings, etc).
Research targeted groups and initiate contact with individuals/groups
Small office tasks.

Qualifications:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to coordinate a project from beginning
to end. Excellent computer skills, especially in Microsoft Office programs.

Time Commitment/Compensation:
A minimum of 10 hours per week, Monday-Saturday (flexible). Position starts immediately and ends Friday September 20 (flexible). This is a volunteer position.

How to apply
To be considered for an internship with the Nashville Opera, please submit the following to Chandra McKern at the address above: cmckern@nashvilleopera.org
• Cover letter indicating which internship interests you most and in what season you’d like to do an internship (summer, fall, spring).
• Resume including present and permanent addresses, education, work experience, and two references.
• Two letters of recommendation from professors, past intern supervisors, or other persons with knowledge of the applicant’s work ethic.


Requirements

Qualifications:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to coordinate a project from beginning
to end. Excellent computer skills, especially in Microsoft Office programs.

How To Apply

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