Summer Internship Opportunities at the Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences

Loveladies, NJ

Summer Internship Opportunities

 

We are the LBIF, located at 120 Long Beach Boulevard in Loveladies, NJ on Long Beach Island – about 40 miles northeast of Stockton College. Please visit our website for more information.

 

 

As a 501(C)3 non-profit organization, the LBIF works daily to promote the arts and sciences on Long Beach Island and in the surrounding communities by enlightening, educating and stimulating thought and discussion about current trends.

The LBIF has continued this vision by offering thousands of classes, workshops, exhibitions, events and educational programs to the community - all of which have been possible due to its dedicated Board of Trustees, generous donors, staff members, interns and volunteers.

Please consider joining our team as a committed intern, ready to help promote and serve LBIF's mission. Our summer season is a busy one and we can offer valuable experience to help prepare you for college and beyond. Take a moment and read through our internship opportunities, qualifications and requirements to see if interning at the LBIF is right for you.

 

INTERN QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Fully reliable with accessible transportation mandatory
  • Must possess the ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Resourceful, creative, and a self-starter
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Adept at multi-tasking
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with PC-based programs (MS Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Our summer intern positions are unpaid. All interns must be able to commit to a weekly schedule with a minimum of 10hrs/week

 

AVAILABLE SUMMER INTERNSHIPS:

  • MARKETING/DESIGN
    • Work with our Marketing Director to help create event-specific signs and ads
    • Design and compose email blasts
    • Distribute marketing material to businesses
    • Distribute and collect surveys and informational material to guests
    • Post programs and events on online community calendars
    • Work directly with our social media marketing company to communicate important information

 

  • SPECIAL EVENTS
    • Help with all aspects of the set up and break down of special events such as weddings, parties, social gatherings, and fundraising events.
    • Keep a detailed and organized log of each event schedule and help to implement production.
    • Work with the Volunteer Coordinator and/or the Volunteer Coordination Interns to help direct and manage volunteers.
    • 2017 Special Events:
      • The Welcome Back to Summer Party (June 24th)
      • Barnegat Bay Day (July 5<sup>th</sup>)
      • The Annual Member Summer BBQ (July 15th)
      • Fine Arts Festival (July 22nd & 23rd)
      • The 50<sup>th</sup> Annual Seashore Open House Tour (August 2nd)
      • Musical Performances (select Sundays throughout the summer)

 

  • VOLUNTEER COORDINATION
    • Help identify volunteer needs for general LBIF operations and for special events
    • Set up and help maintain our Volunteer Spot account
    • Work with the Volunteer Coordinator and/or the Special Events interns to help direct and manage volunteers.
    • Must be available for at least the special events listed below in addition to weekly hours and evening/weeknight programming:
      • The Welcome Back to Summer Party (June 24<sup>th</sup>)
      • Barnegat Bay Day (July 5<sup>th</sup>)
      • The Annual Member Summer BBQ (July 15th)
      • Fine Arts Festival (July 22nd & 23rd)
      • The 50<sup>th</sup> Annual Seashore Open House Tour (August 2nd)
      • Musical Performances (select Sundays throughout the summer)

 

  • CERAMICS
    • Assist the Ceramics Manger with daily activities including cleaning and maintenance of the ceramics studio and equipment
    • Assist faculty during classes and workshops
    • Assist with loading and firing of the electric, gas, Raku and salt kilns
    • Assist ceramics residents as needed

 

  • SUMMER CAMP
    • Assist with weekly administration tasks
    • Schedule social media posts
    • Send out weekly email updates
    • Assist with camper check in

 

In your cover letter, please indicate which internship opportunity listed above you are applying to. 

 

 

 

 

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