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Marketing/Development Department

Title: Marketing/Development Intern Hours per week: 15-20
Compensation: Unpaid*
Application deadline: Rolling
 Candidates seeking college credit will be given first priority.

Job Description:

Mad Cow Theatre seeks a Marketing/Development Intern to assist with various duties. An intern can gain exposure to many different aspects of theatre management in a fast-paced, hands-on environment. The Marketing/Development Intern will assist with donor records, contact management, fundraising-related activities, and some aspects of production. This position is project oriented and can be tailored to the strengths and talents of the individual selected.


  • Assist in donor management and records
  • Assist with fundraising activities including events and grants
  • Research new grant opportunities and fundraising ideas
  • Assist with direct mail and email fundraising drives
  • Maintain contact database through data entry and periodic updates
  • Possible graphic design and online media production work
  • Assist with marketing and promotion as needed
  • Research and archiving marketing data
  • Additional tasks as assigned


Application Requirements:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume or Work History
  • Three References – Professional or Academic



Candidates must have an interest or background in marketing, development, or the arts. Candidates must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, a high level of conscientious and attention to detail, and good organizational capacity. Candidates must also have reliable transportation and be able to lift up to 30 lbs. The ideal candidate will possess initiative, have the ability to work independently, function in a deadline sensitive environment, and have a positive, flexible attitude. Applicants must have a working knowledge of Email, Internet, Microsoft Word and Excel. Experience with contact management systems, such as emma or Constant Contact is a plus. Pursuit of a college degree in arts administration, business administration, marketing, communications, public relations or performing arts is preferred.
Mad Cow Theatre seeks a diverse company and is committed to equal opportunity employment.

Please submit application requirements to: or  Mad Cow Theatre, P.O. Box 3109, Orlando, FL 32802

*Mad Cow Theatre is in compliance with the FLSA’s criteria for internship labor and acknowledges that this position is intended to provide an educational opportunity for the intern. Mad Cow does not receive any immediate advantage from the fulfillment of this position. The intern will not be entitled to wages for the duration of the internship.