Special Events Assistant Internship

  • Milwaukee Public Museum
  • Milwaukee, WI, USA
  • Apr 14, 2019
Intern Arts

Job Description

This internship will give you a broad experience in the planning and implementation of fund development special events.  

You will work with the Development Events team in the planning, execution, and wrap-up of various events, including both large-scale fundraising events and smaller, donor-cultivation and stewardship events.

  • Assist in creating and planning distinct event concepts and content.
  • Participate in determining event details and flow, including communication and follow-up with donors, volunteers, vendors, and staff.
  • Work with internal team to confirm and coordinate event activities, detailed materials (e.g. run of show schedules, floor plans), and onsite event execution.
  • Assist with the  collection, documentation, and display of auction items for fundraising events.
  • Develop and maintain a system for event supplies and decor items.
  • Work with Special Events Coordinator to revise content for event webpages to effectively promote events and recognize donors/sponsors on a year-round basis.

Please submit cover letter and application to Amanda Kopp at koppa@mpm.edu. Application deadline is July 31.