Special Events Internship - Fall 2013

Roberson Museum and Science Center

Long-Term Project

Date and Location
08/26/2013 - 12/31/2013
 
Days of Work: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Time(s) of Day: Morning, Afternoon
Address: 30 Front Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

Project Details
 
Project Category: Internship (Unpaid)
Weekly Hours: 11-15
People Needed: 3-5
Seeking: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
Project Description

Roberson Museum and Science Center is a regional museum of art and history, and a center for science and technology education serving the Susquehanna Valley region of New York and Pennsylvania. Roberson Museum and Science Center engages people of all ages and backgrounds by providing community relevant exhibitions and programs in art, history, and science education. The intern will assist the Director of Education, Marketing and Public Relations Manager and the Rentals/Special Events Coordinator in a variety of event planning tasks. Good research skills, neat handwriting, and attention to detail are important. Duties may include soliciting vendors, preparing databases, organizing event materials, distributing promotional materials, creating mailers, overseeing set up/take down, overseeing event volunteers, and other duties related to the planning, organizing, running and clean up of an event. Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills are a must due to involvement with the public. Applicants with prior event planning, sales, or marketing experience are preferred. General computer skills are helpful but not required. Candidate must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Major/student status preferred: Education, Marketing, Human Development, Communications, Management, are helpful, but not mandatory. Mature attitude rather than specific academic status is important.


Requirements
 
Training Required: YES (Included in internship)
Immunization Proof: NO
Application Needed: YES (Cover Letter and Resume)


Project Contact Information
Project Contact

Contact Name
Danielle Furey Britton (Director of Education)

Email
dfurey@roberson.org

Phone
607-772-0660 ex. 240

Mailing Address
30 Front Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

Additional Contact

Contact Name
Jason Fiume (Marketing and Public Relations Manager)

Email
jfiume@roberson.org

Phone
607-772-0660 ex. 221

Mailing Address
30 Front Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

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Roberson Museum and Science Center

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