Intern Wanted

Special Events Intern

NewTown Macon is seeking a Spring 2018 college intern that is interested in community development, placemaking, marketing, and creating downtown experiences.

NEWTOWN WILL PROVIDE:

  • Experience in a flexible working environment
  • Meaningful and relevant work assignments
  • Introduction to non-profit sector
  • Opportunity to network with experienced community development professionals and downtown Macon property/business owners, residents, and employees

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in the planning, promotion, and production of special events:

First Fridays (Mar 2, Apr 6, May 4)
Downtown Recess (Apr 12,19,26)
Open Streets Macon (Apr 22)

  • Book musicians and artists for the First Friday Soul Spot program
  • Collect and manage data on event attendees
  • Perform various duties within the office or in the field as directed by supervisor

IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Must be currently enrolled in college (Junior or Senior preferred)
  • Familiar with event planning
  • Possess strong organizational skills and able to work independently
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be able to work some nights and weekends

Cover letter and resume must be submitted to David Moore (david@newtownmacon.com) by 5:00pm on Friday, February 23, 2018.