Lyric Opera of Chicago

Chapters Internship

Time Commitment: 35 hours/week (full-time), or 2-3 full days if only part-time
Season: January–April

Major Events
•Season Preview Concert (Summer/Fall)
•Operathon (Summer/Fall)
•Fantasy of the Opera (Fall/Winter)
•Backstage Tours (Fall/Winter)
•OperaShop Online (Ongoing)

Tasks Include
•Assist with Chapters’ Executive Board meetings, Guild Board meetings, and various event committee meetings (ongoing)
•Process orders and/or RSVPs (all events)
•Maintain inventory of merchandise and fulfill orders (ongoing)
•Assist with answering event hotlines and making call backs (ongoing)
•Assist with general office duties, various mailings, and other duties as assigned (ongoing)

Required Knowledge/Skills
Successful candidates must be detail oriented, have excellent organizational skills, and be able to handle multiple tasks proficiently. Excellent oral and written communication skills are a must as well as ability to work well with volunteers, and excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel)