Social Media Intern (Paid)

SINGAPORE LITERATURE FESTIVAL NYC (SLF NYC) is a biennial literary festival that brings together Singaporean and American authors and audiences for conversations about literature and society. Started in 2014, the 2nd Festival will be held this year from September 28 – 30. For more details on this year’s exciting programming, please visit our website. http://www.singaporeliteraturefestival.com/
SLC NYC is seeking a social media intern for four months, from June to September 2016. This internship offers an exciting opportunity to be involved with an innovative arts festival and to gain invaluable hands-on experience in community outreach, arts marketing, and public relations. Applicants must be able to commit at least 15 hours a week leading up to the festival and provide on-site support during the festival. This internship is open to all students based in New York City. Students must be pursuing a degree or be a recent graduate. This internship provides a monthly stipend of $100. Application deadline: 05/15/2016
-Effectively manage social media platforms in order to inform and engage with audiences: Website Blog, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube
-Support the implementation of communication initiatives and community outreach
-Support growth through building relationships with festival followers, partners, and media
-Create and manage a weekly schedule of targeted social media posts
You are right for this position if:
-You are passionate about social media and have a flair for creating content
-You have experience in managing and growing multiple social media platforms
-You are proficient in Photoshop or other design software
-You have a keen appreciation for literature and theater
-You regularly attend author readings and other literary events
-You thrive on community engagement
-You are flexible and adaptable; you are willing to work during the weekends as needed
-You are self-motivated and self-directed
-You feel comfortable asking questions when you need guidance or direction
-You are an effective communicator
-You wouldn’t dream of missing a deadline
Application Instructions / Public Contact Information
Please be prepared to discuss the following:
-The SLF NYC mission and brand
-The SLF NYC 2016 festival authors
-The SLC social media accounts
Please send the following in one PDF file to Jee Leong Koh at jeeleong.koh@gmail.com:
-Cover letter
-Your website url, if available
-Your social media accounts
-Three (3) posts from your most recent arts-related social media activities