Sales and Marketing internship positions with The Wilson and Cheltenham Town Hall

Salary: £14,338-£15,941 pro rata

Location: The Wilson Art Gallery and Museum and Cheltenham Town Hall

Closing Date: Friday, 05 February 2016

Fixed term: 6 months 30 hours per week

The Cheltenham Trust is an independent organisation focused on developing Cheltenham’s culture and sport offering through community engagement, sustainable investment and social enterprise. The Trust engages audiences through the arts, heritage, performance, tourism, sport, play and wellbeing opportunities. The Trust’s historic and contemporary facilities across the town include The Wilson (Art Gallery and Museum), Cheltenham Town Hall, Pittville Pump Room, Leisure at Cheltenham and the Prince of Wales Stadium and our services include outreach, play and sports development and learning opportunities for all.

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience in marketing and sales at two of Cheltenham’s leading arts and cultural organisations at The Wilson art gallery and museum, and the iconic Cheltenham Town Hall.

You’ll be part of a dynamic team and your role will work across marketing and sales activities for two high profile cultural arts venues, working on exhibitions, education and learning activities, events, shows, fundraising, corporate and retail campaigns, whilst supporting the smooth running of the Trust.

With full training and support in this varied and engaging role, no one day will be the same and duties may range from: running multi-channel sales and marketing campaigns, supporting the design and delivery of tours, corporate gatherings, birthday parties; marketing, PR and media relations as well as liaising with colleagues across the Trust to ensure co-ordinated communications.

*Candidates must be aged 18-24 and registered as unemployed with Job Centre Plus and claiming an unemployment related benefit to be eligible for this post. This post is funded by the Creative Employment Programme. 

The Creative Employment Programme is an Arts Council England fund to support the creation of traineeships, formal apprenticeship and paid internship opportunities in England for unemployed young people wishing to pursue a career in the arts and cultural sector. You can find out more on their website.

For the job description and person specification and an application form, please use the links here: http://www.cheltenham.gov.uk/jobs/548/sales_and_marketing_intern_3_roles

Email completed applications to: jobs@cheltenham.gov.uk and please quote reference CT040 after the post title.