Marketing and Communications Student Volunteer - Fall 2019
The Society of Arts + Crafts (SA+C), a contemporary non-profit craft gallery, islooking for a college student or recent graduate to assist the Marketing and Communications department in various efforts during Fall 2019. SA+C, a cultural anchor in the Seaport District, offers a variety of exhibitions, programs, an artist-in-residence opportunity, and a retail gallery. The Marketing and Communications Student Volunteer will assist the Marketing and Communications Manager across a variety of tasks related to SA+C's programming, including:• Updating calendar listings on SA+C website and third party websites• Researching and drafting press releases• Social media drafting and editing• Website updates• Content creation for all departments• Photographs events, products for retail, and daily happenings
Requirements:• Current college student or recent graduate• Relevant major or experience in art history, marketing and communications, or journalism• Available for 1-2 8-hour days per week to work in SA+C's Seaport District office• Can be used to fulfill college credit requirements
August 31, 2019
About this Organization:
Established in 1897, the dual mission of The Society is to encourage the creation, collection and promotion of the work of contemporary craft artists and to advance public appreciation of fine craft. The Society's vision is to be a contemporary craft organization on par with other major cultural institutions in the Boston area, to provide critical support to a thriving community of artists and allied professionals and serve as the premier destination for artists, collectors and general craft enthusiasts.
The Society provides services for the regional, national and international craft community. Programs include: presenting four exhibitions per year; supporting craft artists through the sale of their work in The Society's retail and exhibition galleries and at CraftBoston; granting the The Society's Artists Awards; presenting the Medal for Excellence in Craft Award; administering the John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship; sponsoring lectures, tours, and an artist mentor program; and providing intern and volunteer opportunities. The Society’s programs and services directly benefit over 50,000 individuals each year.