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Our mission since 2015 has been to serve artists and the city of Boston by curating impactful public art projects that create wonder and spark change. We want to see a future in which Boston is alive with contemporary works and infused with the belief that public art is essential to the city’s cultural fabric and identity. We are on a mission to build a public art city.

Social Media & Digital Engagement
Paid Apprenticeship for Spring 2019

Our growing team is looking to bring on a part-time Social Media & Digital Engagement Apprentice for the summer season The ideal candidate will have strong copy writing skills, a creative eye, and a keen interest in everything social media. You will work with a dedicated Digital Strategy Manager and the organization's administrative team to help produce an active social media presence, monthly e-newsletters, a robust blogging schedule, and support digital engagement campaigns that promote our current projects. 

This fellowship provides professional development in social media strategy, copywriting, content development, and marketing communications best practices.

APPLY BY: May 24

Job Mission

Create meaningful support for Boston’s public art ecosystem by helping maintain digital communications channels and aiding in the creation of engaging content for the web and social media.

key behaviors

The person brought into this position will need to be reliable, self-motivated, quick-thinking, ready to learn, and possess:

  • A desire to think creatively, share ideas, and take the initiative to put ideas into action

  • A demonstrated ability and willingness to learn and apply learning toward professional growth

  • An affinity for deadlines and advanced planning

Skills & Proficiencies

Must be fluent in English, be proficient with Google Apps and Microsoft Office, and have good working knowledge of at least 4 of the following: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Pages, Mailchimp, SquareSpace, Canva, Adobe Creative Suite, and Hootsuite.

Graphic design experience a plus.

HOURS

The time commitment will be approximately 8 to 10 hours per week from June 5 through September 30 with the possibility of extending through the fall semester. This position offers flexible working hours and locations but does require use of your own personal computer and/or mobile phone.

STIPEND

The apprenticeship carries a stipend of $450 per month. Academic credit is available. 

how to apply

Please complete this application form: https://forms.gle/9ty5QL1HTUTVtPxx8


ABOUT NOW + THERE

Now and There is led by curator, artist, and cultural changemaker Kate Gilbert. With support from a Board of Directors and Advisory Committee comprised of independent artists, curators, and other professionals from the art world, this team brings together curatorial vision, funding capacity, and executional drive to produce engaging public art in neighborhoods across greater Boston. Now + There's goal is to build a public art city. Find more at nowandthere.org.

Now + There is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. Now + There is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on the needs of the organization, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in Massachusetts. Now + There will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. We encourage applicants of all ages.