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Art Miami LLC
48 NW 29th Street
Miami, FL, United States

Phone: 305 517 3348
Web Site: www.artmiamifair.com

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Art Fair Internship


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Job ID:

730

Location:

Miami, FL, United States

Category:

Customer Service, Events-Meeting Management, Other
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Job Views:

5964

Zip Code:

33127

Employment Type:

Intern, Seasonal

Posted:

08.28.2017
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Job Description:

We are currently searching for enthusiastic interns for Art Miami, CONTEXT Art Miami, and Aqua Art Miami. Interns will receive hands on experience in many aspects of art fair / event production in a high energy and fast-paced environment. The internships range from customer service oriented roles to more production oriented roles. This is a great opportunity to learn about the behind-the-scenes workings of a prestigious art fair. Please note this is an unpaid internship; however, meals (when working onsite) will be provided. 

We are looking for individuals who are interested in gaining experience in the fine art world within a high-energy and high-intensity production work environment. Candidates should be enthusiastic about learning the inner workings of high-end, large art fairs, and should be able to multitask effectively. It’s important to note that this is an event production opportunity and requires you to take direction well and be willing to do whatever needs to be done in order ensure a successful art fair. 

The internship dates will vary depending on the position. The full dates are November 28th to December 12th (two weeks). Interns will assist the Exhibitor Services Manager in other as-needed tasks that arise in event preparation, management, and logistical organization. 

Please note this internship is not full time, but a two week experience to see how a large internationally renowned art fair is built and operated. This kind of internship is very important for anyone that is looking to go into Event Production or the fine art world. Having this internship at one of the premier fairs during Basel week on your resume will assist you in future opportunities at other large scale events, art fairs, and art galleries.

Responsibilities

Assist in duties associated with the planning and coordination of Art Miami, CONTEXT Art Miami, and Aqua Art Miami including fair-specific roles and responsibilities. Specific assignments could include, but are not limited to: 

• Assisting Exhibitor Services team leaders with event support as assigned 
• Assisting with fair activities including pre- and post-event support, as well as support 
during the event 
• Serving as event staff; roles include but are not limited to VIP hostess, info desk 
attendant, show office support staff, etc. 
• Ability to multitask and change roles as needed 
• Attending morning meetings on event days for daily briefings 
• Supporting the Exhibitor Services, Operations, and Marketing departments as needed 
• General administrative duties, such as office management support and information desk support 
• General customer service tasks, including working with event attendees and event 
clients

Job Requirements:

• Positive attitude 
• Communication and interpersonal skills 
• Comfortable with customer service roles 
• Great team player and able to work within a team effectively 
• Ability to take direction 
• Capable of doing whatever task is needed to ensure a successful art fair 
• Ability to lift 20 lbs or more 
• Punctuality

To apply please submit your resume to intern@artmiami.com