Thank you for your interest in joining the Lied Center for Performing Arts team. We encourage you to review our current openings and explore our website to learn more about Nebraska’s home for the arts!

Available opportunities are listed below, but all interested applicants must apply through the University of Nebraska website.

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Careers at the Lied Center

Social Media / Marketing Intern

UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
SOCIAL MEDIA / MARKETING INTERN functions as a key member of the team managing the Lied Center’s social media brand and serves as a general marketing assistant to the department.

DUTIES:

  • Work with Marketing Department staff to establish social media marketing strategy and goals
  • Plan and execute timely social media initiatives on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, etc
  • Design and execute innovative social media strategies to expand reach and engagement of Lied Center patrons
  • Assist with database management and campaign response reporting
  • Other duties, as assigned.


Qualifications: Enthusiastic and avid participant in social media and internet communities currently. Proficiency in a video editing software is a plus (ideally Final Cut Pro X) and standard Microsoft Office programs including Word and Excel. Ability to work independently and efficiently; organization and self-driven initiative are needed. Creative thinking and problem solving skills.

$8.50/hour; 15 hours/week.  Anticipated start date August, 2015.

TO APPLY: submit a resume with links to work samples or portfolio work to Matthew Boring at mboring2@unl.edu
Please include SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN APPLICATION in the subject line.

Marketing Intern - WORK STUDY

Work Study Position

Marketing Intern - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
MARKETING INTERN assists with a wide array of marketing related initiatives including group, corporate, and VIP ticket fulfillment as well as managing the Lied Center’s grassroots materials distribution to local businesses and sponsors.

Students must receive Federal Work Study to apply for this position.

DUTIES:

  • Work with Marketing Manager to ensure superior group sales experience for all current clients
  • Periodically assist Marketing Manager on Lied Center performance nights with special events or with group coordination
  • Make outbound phone calls to follow-up on group sales inquiries
  • Build community awareness of upcoming Lied Center performances and outreach opportunities by establishing connections with local business and Lied sponsors
  • Distribute posters, flyers, and other materials throughout downtown Lincoln and to other key locations

Qualifications: Ability to work independently and efficiently; organization and self-driven initiative are needed. Creative thinking and problem solving skills. Interest in or knowledge of the performing arts desirable, but not required.

$8.50/hour; 15 hours/week.  Anticipated start date August, 2015.

TO APPLY: submit a resume with links to work samples (writing, editing or other portfolio work) to Matthew Boring at mboring2@unl.edu
Please include WORK STUDY APPLICATION in the subject line.  

Campus Engagement / Marketing Intern

UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
Campus Engagement / MARKETING INTERN manages the Lied Center’s programs and brand awareness on the UNL campus.  

 DUTIES:

  • Create and execute action plan for students, faculty and staff to establish a consistent Lied Center presence on campus.
  • Coordinate all components of the Lied Center’s Big Red Lied Experience initiative that presents two free performances to UNL students
  • Manage reservations, scheduling, and staffing for festival booths including Big Red Welcome, Get Rec’d, and others
  • Help to achieve and surpass established ticket sales and distribution goals for all performances
  • Other duties, as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent people skills and the ability to network widely across campus
  • Organization and self-driven initiative
  • Experience with social media, e-communications, and program coordination preferred

$8.50/hour; 15 hours/week.  Anticipated start date April/May, 2015.

TO APPLY: submit a resume with links to work samples or portfolio work to Matthew Boring at mboring2@unl.edu
Please include CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT INTERN APPLICATION in the subject line.

Marketing & Sales Intern

UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
MARKETING INTERN assists with a wide array of marketing related initiatives including season ticket sales renewals, group sales solicitation, and overall campaign evaluation.

DUTIES:

  • Work with Marketing Manager and Communications Coordinator to create compelling and cohesive messaging for season ticket holders
  • Make outbound phone calls to follow-up on group sales inquiries and lapsed season ticket holders
    • Provide performance recommendations based on past patron history
    • Build community awareness of upcoming Lied Center performances and outreach opportunities by establishing connections with local business and Lied sponsors
    • Distribute posters, flyers, and other materials throughout downtown Lincoln and to other key locations

Qualifications: Superior phone skills and the ability to work independently and efficiently; organization and self-driven initiative are needed. Creative thinking and problem solving skills. Interest in or knowledge of the performing arts desirable, but not required.

$8.50/hour; 15-20 hours/week.  Anticipated employment period May, 2015 – September 2015. Extended opportunities may be available during Fall and Spring 2015 based on performance and department needs.

TO APPLY: submit a resume with links to work samples (writing, editing or other portfolio work) to Matthew Boring at mboring2@unl.edu
Please include MARKETING & SALES INTERN APPLICATION in the subject line.