SA Internship


Intern Job Description

 Job Title: Summit Art Marketing Intern
Location: One position for Lee’s Summit, Missouri
Stipend: Unpaid Internship
Dates of Positions: Flexible
Time Commitment: 3 months minimum – 6 months maximum
Hours: 12-15 hours per week.
Typically 3 days per week. Schedule negotiable.
Supervisor: Teresa Keene,  Director of GOT Art Gallery Home of Summit Art
Organization: Summit Art is the presenting organization for  Got Art Gallery Home of Summit Art & Summit Art Festival


  • Report to work on time
  • Gather seasonal media & demographic research
  • Help develop and implement marketing plan
  • Develop press releases as needed
  • Work on development & execution of print, radio and television ads through various media outlets
  • Design, edit & create  postcards and other marketing collateral
  • Assist with development of social network sites and website maintenance
  • Assist with shows in various capacities
  • Customer service at Got Art Gallery Home of Summit Art
  • Assist with and perform any other duties as needed or assigned by Kristy Stead the VP of Marketing or Gallery Director


  • Excellent experience with many of the projects and people working within Summit Art
  • Involvement in a variety of national, regional and local art exhibits
  • Experience in the management and organization of a gallery
  • Experience in planning, organizing and hosting artist receptions and openings
  • Opportunities to contribute to improvement of an education program
  • College credit, if appropriate
  • Letters of recommendation provided upon successful completion of the internship


  • An interest in art
  • Willingness to work on a flexible schedule
  • Computer experience. (Graphic Design experience a plus)
  • Well developed organization skills with a solid orientation to detail
  • A self-starter with a strong desire to learn
  • Must enjoy working with diverse groups of people
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Must have own transportation

Program Eligibility & Submission:

  • Students interested in the field of marketing/communications/art
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above
  • Beneficial, but not necessary: some web design/graphic design background (pc format/in design or Photoshop)
  • Must enjoy working with public sector
  • Complete application
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • One-page essay about what student hopes to gain from internship
  • Submission of requirements for internship completion/credit
  • Interview with Art Director & Marketing Director
  • Access to computer


Contact Name:
Teresa Keene
GOT Art Gallery Home of Summit Art
18 SW 3rd St Lee’s Summit MO 64063



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