Internship Opportunities

Kupferberg Center for the Arts offers internship opportunities to Queens College arts students on and off campus. Funded by the Kupferberg Center Arts Advisory Board, internships are intended to provide our students with professional experience and the necessary networks to look for employment in the arts once they graduate College. Internships are solely intended for Queens College students and are contingent on existing funding. For more information about available internships, please contact Julia del Palacio at julia.del.palacio@qc.cuny.edu. CUNY also offers arts internships in the five boroughs through their CUNY Cultural Corps. Please visit http://www1.cuny.edu/sites/culturalcorps/ for more information.

Please see below for available internship opportunities:

Flushing Town Hall- Jo Ann Jones Arts Education Internship

MOMA Internship

Marketing Intern at Kupferberg Center for the Arts:

We are looking for an energetic and self-motivated Marketing Intern to join our growing marketing department. If you’re an ambitious individual who wants to build a career in marketing, then we want to work with you. Your work will include preparing media plans, monitoring social platforms, and crafting e-marketing messages. Key long-term projects include creating promotional material (including e-cards, print ads, e-blasts, and direct mail) and keeping venue assets current, (web, on-site signage, etc),

In addition to being an excellent communicator, you should have excellent multitasking and organizational abilities. The successful candidate will also have in-depth knowledge of marketing techniques and social media platforms.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform market analysis and research on the latest trends.
  • Assist with daily administrative duties.
  • Monitor all social media platforms for trending news, ideas, and feedback.
  • Research and evaluate competitor marketing and digital content.
  • Contribute to the creation of mock-ups, email campaigns, and social media content.

Requirements:

  • Current enrollment in an undergraduate course for Marketing, Communications or similar field.
  • Familiarity with marketing computer software and social media platforms.
  • Good understanding of the latest marketing trends and techniques.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must have a passion for marketing.
  • Outstanding multitasking abilities.

 

Compensation is $15 per hour for up to 160 hours per academic year. Internship may be renewed at KCA’s discretion.

For consideration, please submit materials to Jennifer Zanca, Director of Marketing, via email at jzanca@qc.cuny.edu with “KCA Marketing Internship” in the subject line. No phone call or mail submissions.

USHERS NEEDED!

Join the team at the Kupferberg Center for the Arts.

KCA is looking for reliable, personable, energetic people to work as part-time ushers for the Center’s three performance spaces: Colden Auditorium, Goldstein Theatre and LeFrak Concert Hall. KCA annually hosts a wide variety of musical, dance and dramatic presentations, as well as many cross-cultural events. Upcoming for fall 2017 are performances by Peter Yarrow, Inti-Illimani, The State Ballet of Russia, The TEN Tenors, Gladys Knight,and MANY more!

Kupferberg Center for the Arts Ushers work the front lines, are the face of KCA and our “Ambassadors of Good Will”. Ushers take/scan tickets, provide seating direction, insure that our “house rules” are followed, answer a myriad of patron questions and, on occasion, assist with merchandise sales, Meet & Greet operations and post-show clean-up of venue. Available shifts, which range from 3-6 hours depending on need and program, are at various times of the day and evening with many weekend opportunities – perfect for those looking for a flexible work schedule to compliment school or additional employment commitments.

The Kupferberg Center for the Arts is located on the campus of Queens College (65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing, NY 11367).

For additional information and to request an application, email Kenneth Talberth, Theatre Manager for KCA at Kenneth.Talberth@qc.cuny.edu . No phone calls, please.