Employment

Employment

Music for All, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading organizations in support of active music-making. Founded in 1975, Music for All’s mission is to create, provide and expand positively life-changing experiences through music for all. Our vision is to be a catalyst to ensure that every child across America has access and opportunity to participate in active music-making in his or her scholastic environment.

Music for All’s internationally acclaimed repertoire of programs includes more than 30 annual programs across the nation. Among these events are the Bands of America Grand National and Regional Marching Band Championships; Music for All National Festival for concert bands, orchestras, percussion ensembles, and – debuting in 2018 – choirs; Music for All Summer Symposium leadership workshops; and affiliate regional concert band festivals. Music for All also presents national honor ensembles for students: the Honor Band of America, Honor Orchestra of America, Jazz Band of America and the BOA Honor Band in the Tournament of Roses® Parade.

More than 450,000 teens, family members and enthusiasts attend Music for All programs each year with more than 125,000 teens participating. Many more worldwide access Music for All through award-winning web, print, and digital materials; video productions; and social networking.

Music for All, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization and is committed to a diverse workforce.

Open Positions

Summer Marketing Internship

 

Summer Marketing Internship (Late May 2017 Start Date)

ORGANIZATION PROFILE

Music for All is one of the largest and most influential national music education organizations in support of active music making. Music for All is unique in that it combines programming at a national level with arts education advocacy. Bands of America, Orchestra America, and the National Choir Festival are programs of Music for All. First founded in 1975, with a heritage in providing spectacular educational experiences and performance events for instrumental music programs and students.

From humble beginnings in 1976 with a single summer workshop for teachers, Music for All events are today recognized as the pinnacle of educational programming for high school instrumental music programs nationwide. Music for All reaches a vast number of people; each year, more than 300,000 people attend our events, more than 85,000 teens participate, and 100,000 people subscribe to online services.

Music for All is committed to expanding the role of music and the arts in education, to heightening the public’s appreciation of the value of music and arts education, and to creating a positive environment for the arts through societal change. Working with leading national authorities and other non-profit organizations, Music for All invests resources and personnel in projects that expand access to public school music and arts programs, through advocacy and public awareness efforts to support music and arts education. Music for All is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Music for All is seeking qualified candidates for our Marketing Internship. The Marketing Intern works under the direction of the, Marketing Manager and is an important part of the Music for All team. Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

• Assisting the Marketing Staff in the preparation and execution of marketing materials and projects
• Coordination of information for marketing and communications materials
• Possible work in graphic design, writing, public relations, website maintenance, and social media
• Updating of information for website and publication, and maintenance of marketing department data

Every candidate for a position at Music for All must understand and acknowledge that a substantial portion of the organization’s business is the planning and execution of special events. As such, all Music for All employees are involved in the planning of events and have some on-site event production duties and responsibilities. Some travel, night, and weekend work is required.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Music for All is seeking an enthusiastic, team oriented individual with the skills listed below. Music for All’s Marketing Internship focus will vary by season, based on the need of current workflow, and the training and interests of the successful intern applicant:

• Currently enrolled in a college level degree program (preferred)
• Pursuing a degree in marketing/communications (preferred)
• Writing and proof reading skills (Copywriting, social media, and story-telling)
• Excellent interpersonal skills, and ability to communicate with individuals in and out of the organization
• Demonstrated leadership, organization, and interpersonal skills, as well as strong attention to detail
• Enthusiasm and interest for being involved in a wide variety of marketing related projects
• Adobe InDesign required (Creative Cloud currently used)
• Experience in Photoshop, Illustrator helpful
• Experience in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) required
• Ability to work independently, with little to no guidance

STIPEND

This position at Music for All is a paid internship. In addition, Interns receive a parking pass that provides free parking in downtown Indianapolis during the term of their internship.

INTERNSHIP TIMING

Music for All offers internships year round. Internships usually correspond to the following timeframes: Spring: January – May, Summer: May – August, Fall: August – December. Start and end dates can be modified to fit into the constraints of a current degree program.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please submit resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All correspondence will be handled through email. Music for All, Inc. is a 501©(3) not for profit educational organization and is committed to a diverse workforce.

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