Jobs & Internships
Thank you for your interest! Available positions are posted below throughout the year. The majority of seasonal positions for each June's Festival are posted in the winter prior to the Festival
To apply for an open position, see details below under each position description. Please note that we are unable to accept general inquiries and/or résumés for jobs that are not posted below.
DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING
Posted December 12, 2014
The Director of Programming provides artistic and content leadership for the International Festival of Arts & Ideas, a dynamic, adventurous performing arts and humanities festival. The successful candidate has significant experience in the performing arts and humanities (minimum of 5 years of high-level curatorial and programming experience); will be highly creative and energetic; is a champion of artists; is deeply knowledgeable about the performing arts; and is committed to community participation in the arts. The Director of Programming is responsible for conceiving, developing and implementing artistic and humanities events, both during the Festival in June and as part of the Festival’s year-round portfolio of residency, special events and community activities. Read the complete position description (pdf)
- DATES: Year-round position
- APPLY: By January 30, 2015, send cover letter and resume to ProgrammingSearch@artidea.org. Please include the position title in the subject line of your email.
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT MANAGER
Posted December 18, 2014
The Community Engagement Manager is the Festival’s liaison to the community, actively seeking out relationships with the goal of engaging community members for attendance, participation, and general Festival enthusiasm. Community members may include neighborhood groups, specific cultural communities, university groups, social associations, and others. The Manager also develops and maintains relationships that are already within the Festival, such as with the Festival’s volunteer corps, interns, and fellows. Read the complete position description (pdf)
- DATES: Year-round position
- APPLY: By January 15, 2015, send cover letter and resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, referencing the position title in the subject line.
Please check back January-April for additional Festival 2015 seasonal positions.
Posted December 8, 2014
Working with the Director of Marketing & Communications, the Marketing Manager manages and assists with the planning, creation, and implementation of the Festival’s marketing and communications activities, and oversees a staff of marketing interns, volunteers and fellows. The Marketing Manager supports marketing of the Festival’s headline and ticketed events, and takes the lead on marketing the Festival’s additional free programs, tours, and interactive programs. The Marketing Manager will also work with other Festival departments to ensure smooth operation of marketing department needs. Read the complete position description (pdf)
- DATES: January 26 to July 3, 2015, temporary, full-time.
- APPLY: send cover letter and resume by email to email@example.com, referencing the position title in the subject line.