UPAF Marketing Department Seeks Fall Intern




United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF) Marketing Intern


September – December, 2016. Candidates must be able to commit a minimum of 10-15 hours per week.  Days/times are flexible, but must be within the hours of 8:00-5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday.


Provide marketing, public relations and event support, including assistance with and implementation of UPAF’s fundraising campaign initiatives. The United Performing Arts Fund is a nonprofit, umbrella organization that supports 15 premier performing arts groups in Southeastern Wisconsin through its annual fundraising campaign. www.UPAF.org


  • Help gather stories and testimonials for use in publications, website and social media
  • Assist in the process of putting together various e-newsletters, including Arts Beat, SMART CARD Reminder and Ride On! through Constant Contact
  • Assist with research and compile information for UPAF’s Annual Report, Impact Report and Spotlight on Business in the Business Journal
  • Use Adobe Creative Suite to layout and design various print materials including invitations, flyers and other marketing materials
  • Edit photos and video taken at UPAF events for use in publications, website and social media
  • Assist with miscellaneous research assignments, e.g. secondary research on best practices, compiling survey findings
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to develop marketing skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to accomplish tasks with minimal supervision
  • Self-starter with ability to problem solve creatively
  • Ability to multi-task and focus amid possible distractions




  • $500 stipend upon completion


Please email your resume and cover letter to:

Laura Rodriguez

Marketing Director

United Performing Arts Fund

301 W. Wisconsin Ave., Suite 600

Milwaukee, WI  53203



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