INTERN, MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS

The intern will assist the Marketing Communications department in various aspects of marketing, including design, production and distribution of both digital and physical collaterals. The internship period will begin on 1 Oct 2021 and applicants who are available for a period of at least 4 months will be given priority. The intern will report to the Assistant Manager, Marketing Communications.

The working arrangement is Mondays-Fridays, 9am to 6pm nominally. On infrequent occasions, some work may be required outside of normal working hours due to concerts/events. Time-off is earned as compensation.

Due to the Work-From-Home requirements currently in force at the SSG, the majority of work is expected to be conducted at home, with occasional visits to SSG administrative office or concert halls where required. This arrangement may change at any time, according to official directives.

OBJECTIVES

To learn aspects of marketing strategy in the field of classical music and put into practice via design and production of various collateral for concerts and events by the Singapore Symphony Orchestra and associated groups/brands such as the Singapore Symphony Choruses, VCHpresents and the Singapore International Piano Festival.

As the scope covered by marketing communications is wide, the candidate will be assigned a reasonable scope according to his/her strengths and capabilities, with the opportunity to learn new things. The areas of work may involve:

  • Assist with the implementation of assigned marketing campaigns
  • Social media marketing
  • Design and production of marketing material
  • Creation of online visual assets such as event artwork and promotional/feature videos
  • Photography and videography at rehearsals and events
  • Review and checking of various collateral, including website
  • Front-of-house duty

REQUIREMENTS

  • Qualifications: Open to students who are currently pursuing their diploma or undergraduate studies.
  • Language: Proficiency in English language: candidate should be comfortable handling, applying and reviewing copy.
  • Design/Editing: Proficiency and finesse in graphics design/editing and/or video editing is highly desired.
  • Social Media: Experience in using popular and burgeoning social media platforms such as Instagram, YouTube, TikTok and Wechat, etc. is desired.
  • Camera: Photography and videography skills
  • Music: Background in or knowledge of Classical Music is highly advantageous

Please provide a comprehensive resume and cover letter to hr@sso.org.sg.

This is a local position. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.