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Rhythmix Cultural Works
2513 Blanding Ave.
Posted: September 10 2015
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: Part-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required)
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DescriptionRhythmix Cultural Works (RCW) is an emerging entertainment venue for world music, jazz and visual arts classes and performances in the East Bay. Our interns are passionate about the arts and experience a lively work environment that taps into the pulse of the local arts community. RCW's Interns gain essential hands-on work experience, make valuable contacts, and will learn about non-profit management of an arts organization.
Rhythmix event/program interns learn valuable skills in arts administration through “hands on” experience. They play a pivotal role in and out of the RCW office, assisting with all aspects of event management, administration and logistical support. This position is active and varied.
Depending upon the applicants’ interest, the event program intern also has the opportunity to accrue skills in grant writing, technical skills, and to gain a fundamental understanding of the general ebb and flow of a non-profit community arts space.
ResponsibilitiesIts duties range from working events, managing the calendar, attendance at staff meetings, to correspondence with donors, management of databases and demographic surveys, as well as everyday office tasks.
RequirementsInternship positions are unpaid, but RCW is willing to oversee the internship for academic credit. Please check with your school to confirm internship experience meets your school's academic standards.
Candidates should have basic computer knowledge (including MS Word and Excel), excellent phone and people skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks while working independently as well as enthusiasm for working with a diverse public.
SkillsRequired - Event Coordination
Preferred - Customer Service, Event Management, Administration, Arts Administration, Database Admin, Event Coordination