Get Even Closer to the Arts: Jobs at CAPA

It takes a lot of behind-the-scenes effort to bring quality entertainment to Columbus. CAPA is a great opportunity to go beyond the stage and learn about the arts from the inside out.

CAPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

Digital Marketing Assistant

Job summary: The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts seeks a full-time Digital Marketing Assistant to provide support with digital marketing initiatives for CAPA and affiliated organizations, with primary emphasis on content creation (especially video), email campaigns, website updates, and social media.


  • Produce videos for use on websites and social media, including FanCams, show promotion, season trailers, interviews, and more
  • Coordinate audio and video opportunities for CAPA and associated organizations
  • Construct and send HTML email blasts for CAPA and associated organizations
  • Research and catalogue dynamic content (reviews, articles, audio, and video) for CAPA’s digital properties
  • Assist in the social media presence for CAPA and associated organizations
  • Assist in updating websites for CAPA and associated organizations
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, marketing, arts management or related field is preferred
  • Previous related work experience in a marketing role
  • Experience working with HTML, Adobe Creative Suite, Google Docs, Hootsuite and Social Bookmarking Sites is preferred
  • Availability to work occasional evenings and weekends as necessary
  • Must have reliable transportation


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and AP Style
  • Working knowledge of social media platforms including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, SnapChat, and WordPress blog
  • Working knowledge of video equipment, production, and editing
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task on a day-to-day basis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Work independently and collaboratively


To apply: Email resume and cover letter to

Marketing Internship - Summer 2017

CAPA seeks a high energy, motivated professional to join its marketing team as a CAPA marketing intern. The ideal candidate is passionate about advancing performing arts and has a desire to work with traditional and digital marketing. This is an unpaid internship with a time commitment of May-August.

What You Will Learn

  • Creating long term social media plans and marketing calendars
  • Tracking social media and email analytics
  • Creating engaging online content
  • Grassroots distribution of marketing materials
  • Planning and assisting with CAPA events
  • Relationship building and teamwork within a fast-paced office environment
  • Other duties as assigned

What We Are Looking For:

  • Individuals who are passionate about the arts
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook; social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, and Hootsuite
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task on a day-to-day basis
  • Excellent and professional verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience with Photoshop, HTML, and Google Analytics preferred

Special Requirements

  • Available to work occasional evenings and weekends
  • Must have reliable transportation and own a laptop and smart phone
  • CAPA background check required

To Apply:

Please send a cover letter (including availability) and resume to by March 31, 2017.
*No phone calls, please.

Owner and operator of downtown Columbus' historic Ohio, Palace, and Southern Theatres, and manager of the Riffe Center Theatre Complex, Lincoln Theatre, and Shubert Theatre (New Haven, CT), the Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) is a non-profit, award-winning presenter of national and international performing arts and entertainment. For more information, visit