An intern will assist in managing activities and services related to commercial aspects of the company. The person creates professional relationships and proposes projects or products to : theatres, galleries and museums, shops;
trade show organisers, retail companies, arts festivals and centres, dance and film companies, local authorities and arts councils, architects, decorators, art amateurs.
Responsibilities may include :
planning and organising logistics (clients, competitors, events, shops, the stock);
working to secure funding for specific projects;
contacting past, present and potential clients;
marketing an event or a project through social media, direct mail, advertising, use of a website, producing posters or publicity leaflets and attracting media coverage;
development of new projects and initiatives in consultation with arts professionals and key stakeholders (e.g. local authorities, local government and communities, directors, shop owners).