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Mocean Dance Job Posting: Marketing and Public Relations Intern

This is a term position running July 4 to August 25, 2017 intended for a university/post secondary student returning to school in the fall.

The Marketing and Public Relations Intern will work closely with the Administrative Associate and the Co-Artistic Directors in the Mocean Dance office. Experience working with various social media platforms, such as blogger, Instagram, twitter, Facebook and OneWeb (website management) are key components to the position, as well as a solid knowledge base in Photoshop. The candidate should also possess strong communication, creative and organizational skills, and willingness to take creative risk. A successful candidate will be excited to devise new and innovative ways to enhance the company’s current show marketing strategies. Mocean values candidates who look forward to taking on increasing responsibilities as the term goes on, are excited to learn on the job, and have a passion for the arts sector. The position is 30 hours per week. Some flexibility in working hours can be negotiated.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Regular upkeep of Mocean Dance Website
  • Regular updating of social media accounts
  • Updating Company Press and Sponsorship Materials
  • Writing copy for Sponsorship and Fundraising Materials
  • Assistance with company office administration

Other Requirements

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Suite
  • Interest in working in the not for profit cultural sector
  • Education in Public Relations or Marketing
  • Familiarity with Photoshop
  • Benefits to the Candidate
  • Creative job experience in the growing cultural sector
  • Knowledge of office operations and database systems
  • Enhanced problem solving skills

Please email resume and cover letter by June 15, 2017 to:
Simone MacLennan, Administrative Associate, Mocean Dance
1313 Hollis St. Halifax, NS
Email: office@moceandance.com