Project Internship 2020

Art and Design, Business Studies and/or Management Science, Humanities
United Kingdom
Aberdeenshire
Period: 
1 Oct, 2020 to 1 Jan, 2021
Deadline: 
30 Apr, 2020

General information

Duration: 
3 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

This is a unique training opportunity for young professionals seeking work experience in event management, office administration and marketing, and cultural work.

For three months, the Intern will be involved in all facets of daily operations and will be a vital part of the Deveron Projects team.

Task list

Events Management and delivery of Programme

  • Liaising with and booking venues
  • Organising transport
  • Event installation
  • Supporting artists in delivery

Office Administration

  • Maintenance and update of project archives and reports
  • Recording press values and maintain press archive
  • Assistance with financial record keeping and accountancy
  • Managing Office calendars
  • Upkeep of online data base

Assistance with Marketing and Digital Communications

  • Assistance in the development and maintenance of website
  • Assistance in the maintenance and management of social media channels
  • Assistance in analysis of digital statistics
  • Delivery of digital communication strategy
  • Assistance in marketing of events locally and nationally

Requirements - essential

  • administrative skills
  • drafting skills
  • IT handling skills
  • be a good team worker, while having a strong ability to work on own initiative
  • ability to work unsocial hours

Requirements - desired

  • ability to relate and work well with people from all walks of life, in particular Deveron Projects’ main clients: artists of all disciplines and people living in the rural locality
  • welcoming and assisting attitude towards artists and any other guests
  • affinity and experience with the visual and other art forms
  • an interest in walking and cooking would be of advantage
  • a keen interest in developing a career in cultural sector
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Proficient User C1