Pennsylvania Ballet, one of the country’s leading ballet companies, seeks a development intern for the fall of the 2015-2016 season. The development intern will provide support for all aspects of the Development Department and will report directly to the Annual Fund Coordinator.
Perform data entry and maintenance of the Ballet’s fundraising database Tessitura.
Provide general administrative support of department initiatives.
Represent the Development Department at special events, performances, rehearsals, and donor events, as requested.
Special projects as assigned.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Proficient in Microsoft Office programs and internet applications.
Friendly and outgoing disposition.
Hard working and responsible.
Able to work independently.
Available to work some nights and weekends.
A heartfelt appreciation for the performing arts.
Applicants must be available to work at least two days a week, plus a few additional nights and weekends during the season as requested. Length and content of internships can be tailored to fit course requirement needs. This internship is unpaid; benefits include free performance tickets, participation in special events and the opportunity to work with a creative and energetic team.
To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to Olivia Steffan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line.