Marketing intern for The Arts at Dartington

We picked up this request for a marketing intern at The Arts at Dartington from the Arts Council.

Are you interested in gaining experience in the field of arts marketing? Are you a recent graduate, current post-grad student or equivalent? Are you passionate about the arts?

The Arts at Dartington provides a programme of digital and live art in venues across the Dartington Hall estate in South Devon and beyond.

We’re now looking for a passionate and organised individual to fulfill our four-month voluntary Marketing Internship. You’d work 24 hours a week (ideally over three days) from early October 2009 to late January 2010 (to include three weeks off over Christmas).
This is a great opportunity to gain essential experience of:

•    Working as part of a team in a busy arts organisation

•    Inputting into and carrying out marketing campaigns

•    Practical knowledge of a range of marketing tools, including print, direct mail, online marketing, pr, data management, evaluation, etc
The placement will also provide:

•    An understanding / overview of other areas of an arts organisation

•    Access to regional marketing training and networking events

•    Travel and lunch expenses up to £10 a day

•    Complimentary tickets to many arts events at Dartington

There may also be the opportunity of evening/weekend paid employment in a front line position such as FOH or box office, subject to suitability and availability.

For a full job description and person spec see

To apply, send a CV and covering letter explaining why you’re the right person for this position to or Marketing Manager, The Barn, Dartington Hall, Totnes TQ9 6DE by noon on Wednesday, September 16.