Internship title: Marketing Intern
Time commitment: 14-25 hrs/week
Compensation: Course credit available; $30 travel stipend per week


Brief description of duties:

  • Assist in the creation and execution of mainstream advertising, signage, and promotional materials

  • Conduct best practice research to identify opportunities for marketing campaigns

  • Develop copy for e-marketing and online campaigns

  • Develop creative briefs for direct marketing projects

  • Identify, initiate, and execute promotional opportunities

  • Assist in sales tracking

  • Coordinate and process promotional partner ticketing needs

  • Coordinate needs and assist in day-of operations for special events

  • Assist other members of the marketing team as assigned

  • Assist with the Lyric University Ambassador program


Required skills:

  • Pursuing undergraduate studies in marketing, communications, or related field

  • Interest in opera or the arts

  • Must be a self-starter, detail oriented, have excellent organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Computer literacy is required, with an emphasis in Microsoft Suite and Google Drive

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to

Lyric Opera of Chicago is committed to enhancing our diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Lyric does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, parental status, veteran status, or any other protected status under applicable laws. We encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply.