Two interns are accepted per semester for the fall, spring, and summer semesters of each school year.
Applicants should be in their junior or senior year of college. Interns should be available to work from 10 to 20 hours per week as agreed upon prior to the internship beginning. Applicants should possess basic computer skills, excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, excellent research and written/oral communication skills, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. All paperwork for the college must be handled by the intern.
Essential intern functions:
The purpose of this internship is to provide students with hands-on experience in marketing and public relations for an art museum. This internship will offer students the opportunity to do professional-level work under supervision in such areas as writing, website maintenance, media auditing, media relations, special events, and executing marketing and advertising campaigns.
Interested applicants should provide the following to the Intern Supervisor:
- A résumé including a list of Marketing, Public Relations, and/or Communications courses taken
- Full contact information including phone number, email, and address
- A cover letter expressing areas of interest and career goals
- Submissions may be mailed, faxed, or emailed
Amber Sesnick, Marketing Manager
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue Jacksonville, Florida 32204