Join Our Team! 

Internship Position Open:

Marketing/Fundraising Assistant

 

Details:

Mobile Ballet is seeking a part-time intern to join our small-but-mighty team this summer during the months of May through July or August.  This position offers an excellent opportunity for a college student or recent grad to develop valuable skills and gain great practical work experience in your area of interest, while making a positive impact helping Mobile Ballet further our nonprofit mission.  You will work closely with our board and staff to help with the development and launch of a new fundraiser for the organization, assist with marketing initiatives, and other related duties.  Possibility to continue as a part-time team member during the school year as well.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the development of materials/collateral for a new fundraiser
  • Identify and communicate with potential new fundraiser partners
  • Assist with social media and digital marketing campaigns
  • Assist where need with other related administrative duties
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong research and writing abilities
  • Self-starter with good time management and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of commonly used tools such as Microsoft Office programs, Google Workspace apps, email
  • Experience with marketing, fundraising, graphic design, and/or social media is helpful

Hours and compensation:

The internship pays $10/hr and requires 15-20 hours per week at the Mobile Ballet office in Mobile, with flexible scheduling possible.  Start date to be determined upon hiring.

 

How to apply:

Submit your resume to development@mobileballet.org .

 

Mobile Ballet is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Mobile Ballet Faculty

Katia Garza - Artistic Director - Mobile Ballet

Artistic & School Director – Katia Garza

Katia Garza is a native of Piedras Negras Coahuila, Mexico and trained in Monterrey, Mexico in the Escuela Superior de Musica y Danza de Monterrey, graduating in 1995. After graduation, she joined Ballet de Monterrey and after six months was promoted to Soloist and a year later Principal Dancer, under the direction of Fernando Bujones. In 1997, she was invited by the Compania Nacional de Danza in Mexico City to dance the Black Swan in Swan Lake and also performed as a guest artist with Panama Ballet.

Israel Rodriguez - Ballet Master - Mobile Ballet

Ballet Master – Israel Rodriguez

Born in Camaguey, Cuba, Israel Rodriguez began his classical ballet training at the age of eight at the famed Vocational Art School, where he won the school’s Best Performer Award in recognition of his critical command of requisite ballet skills. Israel began his professional dance career with the Ballet de Camaguey under the direction of Fernando Alonso, where he performed as a Soloist. His abilities earned him the opportunity to tour with the Ballet, and he performed in many different countries including Greece, Brazil, Japan, and Mexico. In 1994, Israel became a Principal dancer with Ballet de Monterrey in Mexico under the direction of Fernando Bujones.

Kimberley Sears - Mobile Ballet

School Director, Eastern Shore – Kimberley Sears

Kimberley has been a faculty member of Mobile Ballet since 2005 and serves as Mobile Ballet’s Eastern Shore School Director. Born and raised in England, she attended The Royal Ballet School, White Lodge and Northern Ballet. Kimberley has performed many roles in well-known classical ballet and musical theater productions in the U.S. and the U.K.

Sydney Adams - Mobile Ballet

Sydney Adams

Natalie Blevins

Lillie Conner

Savannah Crabtree

Leila Cruthirds

Angie Dussouy

Angie Dussouy

Kathryn Noletto Felis

Noel Hanley

Madelaine Ireland-Briggs

Elizabeth McGinley

Ashton Meredith

Miya Mobley

Kris Nobles

Alicia Reding

Paige Weller - Mobile Ballet

Paige Weller

Raley Zofko Zampieri - Mobile Ballet

Raley Zofko Zampieri

Mobile Ballet Staff

Operations Manager

Kendra Utsey

 

Manager of Development & Communications

Amanda Napper

 

School Registrar

Alicia Borowski

 

Assistant to the Director, Eastern Shore School

Lee Weatherby Partridge

 

Eastern Shore School Receptionist

Heather Rodgers

 

Administrative Assistant

Jordan Smith

 

Set Coordinator

Mike Case

 

Wardrobe Coordinator

Jo Ann Olivera

 

Assistant Set Coordinator

Amanda Murdick

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