Front Gate Tickets is North America's leading software and operations provider for the festival market. We provide technical solutions for e-commerce ticketing, access control, data management, and fan engagement. We partner and run on-site operations for over 200 festivals each year and are on a massive growth trajectory matched by no one in the industry. We do it for the fans! Front Gate is owned by Live Nation Entertainment and acts as Ticketmaster's festival arm. We have two offices located in Austin, TX.
The Front Gate Tickets Marketing department offers an extensive suite of services to our roster of over 150 Festival clients. In our day-to-day, we leverage Front Gate's first-party data and our own marketing savvy to manage complimentary and premium digital campaigns, along with editorial and promotional support on behalf of and for our clients.
The Creative & Content Intern assists the marketing team in creating and editing marketing collateral, writing editorial content, generating content for Front Gate's social channels and assisting in managing promotional content and materials. The intern will be an integral part of a small team and in turn will gain incomparable experience in the digital space that powers music festivals.
This is an unpaid internship; students need to be receiving college credit.
The Intern will:
+ Assist in the addition, development, and management of a content calendar
+ Create weekly blog posts, newsletters, content for social media channels, and set-up email marketing campaigns
+ Utilize Excel to oversee performance of social and email campaigns
+ Draft, proofread and edit marketing copy and promotional materials for festival clients
+ Research and AB test different methods to improve current templates and unsubs for monthly email sends
+ Shadow a team member on a weekly basis to learn more about the Marketing team as a whole
+ Help better communication with Event Programming for Event TM shell builds and assist as needed
+ Use WordPress to clean up Festival Detail Pages as festivals play off and update festival information
+ Update marketing reports and interpret results
The Intern will gain experience in
+ Social Media and Editorial Marketing
+ CRM Email Marketing
+ Brand Development
+ Analytics & Reporting
Knowledge, Skills, Traits and Abilities:
+ Pursuit of bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communication, Public Relations, Business or related fields
+ Savant of major social media platforms
+ Image editing (Photoshop) a big plus
+ Basic understanding of HTML email design a plus
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills
+ Ability to work independently and proactively
+ Willingness + eagerness to learn a lot on the job quickly
+ Excellent attention to details
+ Excellent organization and time management skills
Recognized three years in a row by Great Place to Work and named one of People Magazine's top 50 Companies that Care, Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. Our world-class portfolio reaches all aspects of the live event and ticketing industry, from ground-breaking software in Ticketmaster, mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, production leaders in Concerts, exceptional brand partnerships in Media & Sponsorship, and unparalleled team of artist managers in Artist Nation supported by diverse professionals in all facets of Corporate operations.
We recognize that our most important assets are our employees, the rock stars who keep the live experience going. Generous vacation, healthcare, and retirement benefits are just some of the great perks we offer to support our global workforce of more than 38,000. For any stage in your career, our many unique benefit programs are designed to help you live life to the fullest. We offer student loan repayment to support recent grads, six months of paid caregiver leave to support new parents, perks like Roadie Babies (bring your little ones & a caretaker along with you on work trips) and Music @ Home (stipend to cultivate your little ones' music interest), and tuition reimbursement to fuel your ongoing professional development. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to free concerts, festivals, sports games, and more through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.
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