Social Media Intern

Creative, artist-run, non-profit looking to hire an intern with strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media platforms. BOOM festival is currently planning our three day festival for April 2023 and is excited to launch a social media campaign that is as engaging, dynamic and innovative as the festival.

The intern hired for this position will need strong critical thinking skills in order to integrate into our vibrant and passionate team. We are very excited to share this launch with an intern hoping to extend their present knowledge and gain extensive online experience.


  • Monitor and post on social networks
  • Coordinate with website to distribute content and share updates
  • Assist with online outreach and promotion using Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and more
  • Optimize website and social media
  • Perform keyword analysis
  • Work with communication professionals to develop creative and exciting messaging and graphics that accurately represents the festival


  • Relevant major
  • 3 years of experience with Internet and social media platforms
  • Energetic and creative
  • Hard-working and team-oriented
  • Available for weekly meetings on Thursdays from 12:30-2pm


  • Practical experience with social media campaigns
  • Opportunity to participate in BOOM events, organizational meetings
  • Flexible schedule
  • Work directly with amazing artists and cultural leaders
  • Be an active participant in a movement to change the way art and culture are created and shared in Charlotte
  • Tickets to some of the many offerings of BOOM 2023
  • For strong work a detailed letter of recommendation can be provided
  • Paid at the beginning of the month
  • $400 per month

Location: Charlotte NC. We work from home (or a favorite coffee shop) and meet weekly on Mondays and Thursdays from 12:30-2pm via Zoom. You will be required to join us for the Thursday meetings.
A brief description of your company: QueOS is a non-profit organization changing the way art is created and shared in Charlotte, primarily through the BOOM Festival and its extensions throughout the year. BOOM is a three day explosion of various contemporary art forms in Charlotte each April. Each year’s festival is the culmination of a year-round movement connecting diverse artists to one another and to their community in new and exciting ways.
Schedule and Duration: This internship will start in February and last through May. Twelve hours of work a week are expected in the weeks before and after the festival. Should expect to be present for most of the festival April 21-23rd, 2023 at Camp North End. Additional hours may be required in the weeks immediately preceding the festival. Work hours can be done throughout the week and can fit easily into many schedules. Must be available for weekly meetings on Thursdays from 12:30-2pm.
Application Information: Please send resume and dynamic cover letter to Use “INTERN” as the subject of your email. We can’t wait to hear from you.

BOOM Charlotte Volunteer

BOOM Charlotte currently needs volunteers for April 20-24.
Past volunteer positions included: item pick-up/drop-off, event set-up/breakdown, venue managers, tech & stage assistants, box office sales, info./merch table, and brand ambassadors.
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