New York City Center
New York, NY 10019
New York City Center is seeking an intern to assist in the daily operations of its Development Department. The intern will participate in all fundraising functions with a special emphasis on Individual Giving and the Membership Program. City Center Development Interns help the Development Assistant produce renewal and gift acknowledgment letters; answer the Membership hotline; assist in booking reservations and Open Dress Rehearsals; participate in the operation of cultivation events and patrons lounge activities; assist the Special Events team with items related to the Fall Gala; research individual and institutional prospects; attend department and staff meetings; and assist with clerical tasks and other duties as needed.
BACKGROUND AND SKILLS:
Candidate must have computer proficiency, very strong writing, communication, and organizational skills, and a pleasant and professional telephone manner. Interest and experience in arts administration is a definite advantage. Knowledge of Tessitura is a plus, but not required.
WHAT TO SUBMIT:
Please submit a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position. Selected candidates will be interviewed in person. This internship requires a commitment of 30 hours per week, though exact schedule is flexible and can be negotiated. Internship will run from September through December.
City Center Development Intern will receive a monthly MetroCard.