Arts Management / Events Management / Publicity / Marketing / Social Media
Pozible - Australia’s largest crowdfunding platform for creative people and ideas - is looking for an intern to join our small, young, energetic team based in Melbourne.
Pozible is a website catering to filmmakers, musicians, artists, performers, festivals, writers, designers, gamers, software developers, entrepreneurs and a wide range of emerging and established practitioners across a range of disciplines.
Since it was founded in 2010, Pozible has hosted over 1500 projects and raised over $3 million, and has a rapidly growing online community.
The intern will be working directly under our head of marketing, and will gain wide-ranging experience in arts management, events management, publicity, social and digital media as well as admin.
Pozible is looking for a final year undergraduate student, postgraduate student or recent graduate studying in any of the following disciplines including creative arts, humanities, marketing, media/communications, law or business.
We are looking for an intern who can demonstrate the following:
- Passion and knowledge of the arts sector (ideally in any of film, music, performing art or visual art)
- Excellent communication skills and strong writing skills
- Initiative and savvy
- Organisational skills
- Social media and web-savvy
Previous experience or internships in relevant areas will be highly regarded, as will previous grants or crowdfunding experience.
This is a fantastic opportunity to gain hands-on experience liaising with a wide variety of working artists and arts organisations from funding bodies to festivals to mainstream media.
The internship will be based in Pozible’s offices in Melbourne CBD, starting from August / September 2012.
The internship will be for three months, ideally three days per week (20-25 hour week), with the hours and starting date to be flexible around study/work commitments.
The internship is unpaid, but there may be scope for future employment opportunities for the right candidate.
Pozible is also willing to accept applications from students seeking to gain university credit.
To apply please send a resume (max 3 pages) and a cover letter (max 2 pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close: August 3rd 2012