Communications Internship

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  • Post Date: November 28, 2019
Job Description

We are offering a 3 month paid internship working in theCommunications team supporting the Barbican’s international Theatre and Danceprogramme.

The internship is a unique opportunity to learn aboutCommunications in the arts. You will get hands-on experience by monitoring anddistributing media coverage, helping to run photo-calls and distributephotographs, answering journalists’ enquiries by phone and email, as well aslearning the nuts and bolts of running a busy Communications office byproviding administrative support for the Communications team.

You will be specifically working on the 2020 Theatre andDance programme, which includes productions as part of our 2020 season InsideOut as well as preparing for the next Theatre and Dance season launch in the spring.

The 3 month internship will start on Mon 13 Jan 2020 for 4days per week, and working hours are 10am to 6pm. Attending press nights isencouraged and time off in lieu is given for evening work.

For more information please visit the Barbican Website with Communications Internship and your full name clearly marked in the subject line. 

Closing date for applications is midday, Wednesday 04 December 2019.

London living wage of £12.05 per hour
Hours: 4 days per week – 28hours per week
Potential Start date: Monday 13 January 2020
Based at the Barbican Centre

Late applications will not be accepted.

Due to the large number of applications it isnot always possible to let you know if your application has not beensuccessful.  If you have not been contacted by Monday 09 December 2019 pleaseassume you have not been successful on this occasion.

The Barbican is committed to Equal Opportunitiesand welcomes applications from all sections of the community.