JOBS AT INVERTIGO

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Available Positions

Job Title: Marketing & Administrative Intern

DESCRIPTION

The Marketing & Administration Intern will be an important member of Inveritgo’s small, lively team. The Intern will gain a breadth of experience through a range of roles and responsibilities, gaining insight and perspectives in running a dance company. As part of Invertigo’s marketing and artistic production team, the Intern will plan, research, coordinate, and produce various aspects of maintaining and developing Invertigo’s marketing, development, and fundraising for its professional productions. Most of the intern’s work will be between 9am-6pm, Monday-Friday, at the Invertigo office or remotely, depending on health and safety protocols at the time. Occasionally, Invertigo may ask the intern to help with evening or weekend events. This position will work 15-25 hours per week June through January.

QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal intern will be community-minded, an excellent communicator and have an open, positive framework for working with a diverse range of people. Desired qualifications include: interest or background in dance, performing arts, creative production, public engagement, community-building, marketing and outreach, media and filmmaking skills. The Intern will be able to take directions on projects and develop ideas and content independently. This requires enthusiasm, clear communication, good time management, and the ability to work with clear focus and an attention to detail and the big picture. Often the intern will work with other team members of the organization and this will require a collaborative, thoughtful and professional approach. This project will require creative problem solving, artistic thought, organizational thinking, solution-building and the ability to quickly learn or figure out a variety of creative strategies, marketing approaches and technology platforms.

BACKGROUND

Invertigo Dance Theatre is a contemporary dance company, creating thought-provoking programming that tells compelling stories, promotes artistic and physical empowerment, utilizes diversity in collaboration, and is accessible to communities that might not otherwise find joy in dance. In addition to making performances culturally and financially accessible, Invertigo’s Dancing Through Parkinson’s and Invert/ED community programs offer classes and workshops to dancers of all ages and abilities.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] and use “LACDAC Marketing and Administrative Intern” as the email subject. In your cover letter please describe which part of the job or project description is most interesting to you, what qualities and skills you believe you’ll bring to the table, and what you would like to gain from this internship experience. Please also let us know how dance theatre, community programming and/or marketing are part of your life or future vision. Candidates may be asked for writing or work samples and references.

As seen in the Los Angeles County Arts & Culture: Arts Internship website.

Job Title: Creative Engagement & Production Intern

DESCRIPTION

Creative Engagement & Production Intern will be an important member of Inveritgo’s small, lively team. Digital skills and creative innovation will be central to this position as the intern works to enhance and expand online programming development, contribute to ongoing social media and design materials, and support the Invertigo community as in-person classes and performances transition back into Invertigo’s repertoire. The intern will see all aspects of how a growing performing arts organization functions and creates on a daily basis. Most of the intern’s work will be between 9am-6pm, Monday-Friday, at the Invertigo office or remotely, depending on health and safety protocols at the time. Occasionally, Invertigo may ask the intern to help with evening or weekend events. This position will work20-30 hours per week June through November.

QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal intern will be community-minded, an excellent communicator and have an open, positive framework for working with a diverse range of people. Desired qualifications include: interest or background in dance, performing arts, creative production, public engagement, community-building, marketing and outreach, media and filmmaking skills. The Intern will be able to take direction on projects and develop ideas and content independently. This requires enthusiasm, clear communication, good time management, and the ability to work with clear focus and an attention to detail and the big picture. Often the intern will work with other team members of the organization and this will require a collaborative, thoughtful and professional approach. This project will require creative problem solving, artistic thought, organizational thinking, solution-building and the ability to quickly learn or figure out a variety of creative strategies, marketing approaches and technology platforms.

BACKGROUND

Invertigo Dance Theatre is a contemporary dance company, creating thought-provoking programming that tells compelling stories, promotes artistic and physical empowerment, utilizes diversity in collaboration, and is accessible to communities that might not otherwise find joy in dance. In addition to making performances culturally and financially accessible, Invertigo’s Dancing Through Parkinson’s and Invert/ED community programs offer classes and workshops to dancers of all ages and abilities.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] and use “LACDAC Creative Engagement & Production Intern” as the email subject. In your cover letter please describe which part of the job or project description is most interesting to you, what qualities and skills you believe you’ll bring to the table, and what you would like to gain from this internship experience. Please also let us know how dance theatre, community programming and/or marketing are part of your life or future vision. Candidates may be asked for writing or work samples and references.

As seen in the Los Angeles County Arts & Culture: Arts Internship website.

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About Invertigo:

Invertigo Dance Theatre is an institution at the forefront of Los Angeles dance, connecting people to story and community through a blend of dynamic contemporary movement and compelling theatre.  For more information about Invertigo, please visit our website, www.invertigodance.org, and find us on social media: @invertigodance.

Invertigo is committed to treating all employees and artists with respect.  Accessibility and inclusion are central to our mission, and we strive to live these values on a daily basis in our interactions with staff, artists, donors, audiences and community partners.  We have ambitious goals, we work hard and we value the efforts of others.

  • Note: Invertigo is an equal opportunity employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees.