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Ballet Chicago

Temporary Marketing Assistant (Contractual)

About Us:

Ballet Chicago is a leading ballet school dedicated to providing exceptional dance education and fostering a passion for the art of dance. We are renowned for a curriculum based in the Balanchine Technique ©. Ballet Chicago provides exceptional dance training in a supportive and nurturing environment. Our program builds confidence, camaraderie, and community as well as an array of skills that enable students to excel both in the studio and beyond. Through a special arrangement with the George Balanchine Trust, Ballet Chicago performs extensive Balanchine repertoire.

We are looking for a talented Temporary Marketing Assistant to join our team and support our marketing efforts. This is a great opportunity for someone with a passion for outreach, social media, and public relations, who is proficient in Adobe InDesign and Airtable .

Key Responsibilities

  • Outreach: Assist in developing and executing outreach strategies to increase brand awareness and engagement.
  • Social Media: Collect and create content for social media platforms following Marketing Manager's Content Plan. Monitor social media messages and track analytics
  • Public Relations: Support PR initiatives, including drafting press releases and coordinating with media outlet
  • Digital and Web: Support website and email list maintenance.
  • Graphic Design: Assist Marketing Manager with editing materials for print and digital.

Qualifications

  • Proven experience in marketing.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically InDesign and Photoshop is a plus.
  • Experience with Design, Email Marketing, and Web Platforms i.e Wix and Canva
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Familiarity with social media content creation and management tools.
  • Creative thinker with the ability to generate innovative ideas.

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, or a related field is preferred.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, and a portfolio of their work (if available) to cstevens@balletchicago.com with the subject line "Temporary Marketing Assistant Application - [Your Name]".

Duration: July 15th – September 15th

Application Deadline

Please submit your application by July 5th.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ballet Chicago is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Join us in promoting the beauty and artistry of ballet to audiences near and far and be a part of our vibrant community at Ballet Chicago.

Contact Info:
Claire Stevens
Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Compensation: Hourly Rate at $16.50
Location: Chicago