CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Digital Media Manager

Digital Media Manager is responsible for the implementation of the New York Live Arts digital marketing and communications strategy, both the online promotion components and the tracking of effectiveness of its digital campaigns. 

The Digital Media Manager is responsible for achieving promotional and audience development goals determined by the Director of Communications and Executive Director for New York Live Arts. This position oversees promotion and online visibility for Live Arts season artists including and not limited to the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company, the Resident Commissioned Artists, signature Live Arts programs such as Live Feed and Live Ideas and Live Arts’ humanities programming. The Digital Media Manager also develops content for the Live Arts website, blog, and social media platforms.

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Production Stage Manager

New York Live Arts is looking for a Production Stage Manager to be an integral part of the BTJ/AZ Company production personnel. The PSM oversees all rehearsals in New York City and on tour. They are an intrinsic part of the creation process and touring of new works. The PSM will take on the rehearsal and touring aspects of current touring repertory, which includes approximately four touring productions. The PSM acts as stage manager for New York Live Arts Gala, Festival, Pride and other events as needed and schedule allows.

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Technical Director

The Technical Director i s an integral part of the production team at New York Live Arts and is responsible for supervising the advance and installation of scenic, audio, and video elements. The Technical Director works in partnership with the Director of Production to assist artists and achieve their visions within the parameters of New York Live Arts organizational goals.

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES & INTERNSHIPS


INTERNSHIPS
New York Live Arts seeks creative and forward-thinking candidates for competitive administrative and production internships. All applicants are expected to be independent, computer-literate workers who are passionate about the arts; prior experience in the dance field is not required. Related educational or work experience is preferred.

Benefits include complimentary tickets to New York Live Arts events and, often, to events at other cultural venues. A close view will be afforded of the workings, both administrative and programmatic, of a major New York cultural institution that is active in local, regional, and global arenas.

Internships are offered year-round. The schedule and weekly hours are flexible. Applicants should be able to house themselves in the NY metro area. Internships are unpaid and targeted towards those seeking academic credit or work experience in a fast-paced arts organization.

Intern applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Please send your resume and cover letter to: careers@newyorklivearts.org . Please include the internship position you are applying for in the subject line.


COMMUNICATIONS INTERN
This position works directly with the Director of Communications, Digital Media Coordinator, and Communications Assistant. The intern will participate in and support the full range of the department’s activities, including market research, departmental archiving and organization, and front of house duties.

Responsibilities:

  • File, post and archive all press
  • Update institutional and individual artist press kits
  • Index and update institutional archive of images and videos
  • Research press and marketing opportunities
  • Distribute postcards, flyers and posters as directed
  • Assist with research for social media and blog posts
  • Restocking the lobby with resource materials and discarding expired materials
  • Assist within the Communications Department and Front of House department as needed

Specifications:

  • 10-12 hours a week. May require some evenings.

Qualifications:

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Eye for detail
  • Proficient understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Drive and Suite

All candidates should email their cover letter and resume to careers@newyorklivearts.org with the subject line: Comms intern