UNDSCVRD AmbassadorS Paid Internship program

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Application Deadline is Wed. Jun 12!


UNDISCOVERED SF is a creative night market going into our 3rd Season of events. This free monthly Music + Art + Dance + Food Festival brings together artists, dancers, DJs, performers, and local businesses to support the SOMA Pilipinas Cultural District, which aims to increase the visibility and celebrate the contributions of the Filipino community in SOMA, San Francisco, and the greater Bay Area.

Each Undiscovered SF event requires complex setup and breakdown event needs. We are looking for reliable and organized Ambassadors to help us execute on our complex event vision to bring it to life and create an engaging event experience for our guests. This often requires a passionate focus on cultural heritage, community building, and an interest in the events industry, as well as the ability to take direction and be flexible in a dynamic environment.

Ambassadors will train directly with Undiscovered Event Producer, Make it Mariko, and will have an opportunity to learn the behind the scenes work that goes along with event production.


Duties:

  • Pre- and Post-Event:

    • Assist with and manage complex event setup and breakdown of Undiscovered SF including but not limited to tables, chairs, signage, lighting, etc.

    • Take event layouts and work independently to setup according to layout maps

    • Assist with Vendor load-in as needed

    • Assist with outreach to Pilipinx college and community orgs

  • Onsite Event:

    • Respect venue partners and ensure all event setup/breakdown is in alignment with venue rules

    • Greet and check in guests at Registration

    • General customer service & assistance with directing guests

    • Manage Donation Box outreach

    • Respond to as-needed asks during the event (you never know what might happen!)

    • Assist with Barangay programming & community activities

  • Outreach: Plan, organize, and facilitate a College Pil Org Meetup sometime during the season

Must be able to commit to the following dates:

  • TBD Date (Training Day!)

  • Saturday July 20, 2019; 10am - 11pm

  • Sunday August 18, 2019; 8am - 5pm

  • Saturday September 21, 2019; 10am - 11pm

  • Saturday October 19, 2019; 10am - 11pm

  • TBD Final Season Debrief Meeting

  • All Ambassadors are invited to our monthly pre-Undiscovered Team BBQ (optional, but fun!)

Skills:

  • Must be outgoing, energetic and able to work with the public

  • Represent UNDISCOVERED SF and SOMA Pilipinas in a positive way

  • Excellent verbal communication skills

  • Works with minimal supervision

  • Good organizational skills & attention to detail

  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and stay on your feet for multiple hours at a time

  • Takes direction easily and works independently

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Good communication skills

  • Works with minimal supervision

  • Represent UNDISCOVERED SF and SOMA Pilipinas in a positive way

Compensation:

Ambassadors will receive a stipend of $400 for the season, as well as event coupons that may be used at the night market. College units may also be available.

How to Apply:

Please send a Cover Letter and Resumé to apply@undiscoveredsf.com with the subject line “Your Name / Undiscovered Ambassador”.

Application Deadline is Wednesday June 12, 2019

NO CALLS PLEASE. Thank you!