General and Project Management Intern

Liz Lerman Dance Exchange

Location: Takoma Park, MD (Washington, DC area)

Length of internship: Summer (May-August)
15-20 hours/week Monday – Friday with some weekends or evening special events

Pay: Unpaid; If interested in Dance Exchange’s summer institutes (July 25-29 & August 1-5, 2011) participation fee will be waived

Who should apply: The intern will have the experience of working with both artists and staff of a very active professional dance company and will gain insight into the systems and activities associated with such an organization. Successful candidate must be proactive, flexible, and able to work independently.

Tasks include (but are not limited to):
Scheduling internal and external meetings
Gathering agenda items and taking notes for company meetings and events
Disseminating information both within the company and to adjunct artists
Maintaining the company calendar, both paper and electronic
Assisting in the development of internal communication systems
Promoting fall season and activities
Researching potential development opportunities
Support logistical planning and coordination of the 2011 Dance Exchange Summer Institutes

To Apply: Send completed application form, cover letter, and resume (including references) to Meg Kelly at megk@danceexchange.org by March 15, 2011.