About Event Planning

    An internship abroad in event planning is the perfect way to gain the skills and knowledge of a fun industry in a global context. Event planning is a diverse and exciting field, with roles ranging from corporate events, weddings, music and entertainment, and fashion! Most roles will include general assistance with event tasks, including planning, promotion, logistics and client relations. Interns will get to plan, and often participate in, all kinds of events! See below for the diversity of roles:

    Location Placements



    Barcelona

    Event Planning & Management

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    A unique opportunity for students looking to gain experience through an international event planning internship, this organization specializes in corporate events, social events, festivals and excursions. They even have an “extreme” division which includes skydiving events and whitewater rafting! As an intern, you will get to assist with researching, planning and proposing events to clientele. Once the client decides on a location/event, the selected student will then work to make arrangements and see the event through.

    Ideal Candidate: Intern studying event management/event planning. Must be outgoing, have a get it done attitude, be enthusiastic, professional and polished. Must be able to work with all types of clientele. Native English speaker, no Spanish necessary.

    • 8/31/2014
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 1/11/2015
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 5/31/2015
    • 10.0 weeks

    Student Focused Events Internship in Barcelona!

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    This organization plans student focused events including meetings, tours and day trips in and around Barcelona. Tasks will focus around marketing and coordinating events to students. 70% of the internship will be spent in the office with the remaining time spent working the actual events with the students.

    Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and outgoing with an interest in marketing or event planning. Beginner Spanish speakers acceptable.

      Corporate Event Planning Internship

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      This event planning firm offers tailor-made solutions for corporate travelers. They assist clients throughout trade shows, organizing corporate events and finding the best accommodation and venues. Their clients are international companies from all over the globe. Sample tasks: seasonal projects including trade shows, sales campaign, client bookings, event bookings, client services, social media, marketing campaigns and outreach.

      Ideal Candidate: Background or experience in event management. A high level of professionalism to achieve excellent client services is necessary.

        Event Planning with a Creative Twist

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        A collective community for creative people, this organization collaborates on projects including design of products and spaces in one of the most iconic architectural cities in the world. They promote working, learning, and play within the creative community. The event planning intern will help organize, promote, and facilitate the events that make this creative organization successful. REQUIREMENTS: Previous coursework or experience in event planning and/or marketing, rising sophomore status (minimum) and a 3.0 GPA. The environment is English friendly, so they will accept beginning Spanish speakers.

        Ideal Candidate: As student with a junior or senior standing or a recent graduate studying event management and/or marketing. Great attitude with a creative edge. Strong Spanish skills are not necessary.

        • 8/31/2014
        • 12.0 weeks
        • 1/11/2015
        • 12.0 weeks
        • 5/31/2015
        • 10.0 weeks

        Corporate Event Planning Internship

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        This international business is a travel and tourism agency that caters to blue chip clients like HP, Vodaphone, etc. and is seeking an event planning and management intern. Tasks include researching venues, communicating with clients, sending out arrangements and making sure all vendor information is current.

        Ideal Candidate: Intern studying event management and/or travel and tourism. Fluent in English. Spanish is not necessary.

        • 8/31/2014
        • 12.0 weeks
        • 1/11/2015
        • 12.0 weeks
        • 5/31/2015
        • 10.0 weeks

        Dublin

        Nightlife Marketing Internship

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        Several of Dublin's top music clubs are seeking interns to help with their club management and marketing efforts. This is a not a late night position. Rather, the internship requires you to assist club management with their daily operations in every aspect & typically involved in marketing, promotion, and assisting bands with equipment load-in, sound check, and other aspects of venue hospitality. However, attendance of some late night concert events might occasionally be required.

        Ideal Candidate: Ideal candidates are age 20 or older, with junior class standing or above. A background in advertising and promotions would be extremely helpful. Concert production would also be a big plus. Another preferred credential is graphic design abilities to assist with poster creation and website maintenance.

        • 9/27/2014
        • 12.0 weeks
        • 1/10/2015
        • 12.0 weeks
        • 6/6/2015
        • 8.0 weeks

        Events & PR Intern for National Non-Profit

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        Since 1970, this non-profit has provided information, support and awareness to people suffering from a rare disease. Their mission is to improve the quality of life and help those affected live a healthier life. The Events & PR Intern will work directly with the PR & Communications Manager and with the Fundraising Executive, to bring about the success running of the organisation’s national event. The Intern will gain experience in event management, PR, sponsorship and exhibition organisation. There is scope to develop certain aspects of the programme and the Intern will learn and be mentored by staff with 15-years-plus experience of event management. The Intern will send out sponsorship proposals, take bookings for exhibitions, and work on pre-event tasks, including speakers and agenda development and budget. Experience will also be gained in marketing, sales, press release development, social media, survey development and project research.

        Ideal Candidate: Background in event planning, marketing, PR, fundraising. An interest in health and nutrition a plus.

          Communications and Events Assistant

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          The mission of this organization focuses on the intersection between the creative and cultural industries and economic regeneration. They support individuals as well as small businesses and organizations by researching, developing and disseminating innovative solutions for living, working and sustaining creativity in an urban environment. The company also provides information platforms and industry services so that businesses and practitioners can have a transformational impact on local economy and community well-being. Their process is to research and leverage global best practice and local needs, pilot and showcase a range of real world examples, and then design and disperse universal toolkits based on successful pilots. As the assistant to the Conference Coordinator, this role includes answering inquiries by phone and email, managing bookings and lists, preparing materials, disseminating information on the ground, and supporting logistics on the day of the event as well as managing submissions received for the public art initiative.

          Ideal Candidate: Interest in social change and the arts a definite plus, as well as experience with events management.

            Internship at a Nonprofit for Youth Rights

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            Since 1962, this youth development agency's goal is to improve the quality of life for young people through community based youth services. The organization seeks to involve volunteers and young people to be active within their community while realizing youth rights and influencing decision making and policy. The intern at this placement will gain practical experience in working on a monthly giving campaign which is a growth area for fundraising and charities. This will offer valuable employable skills. The intern will receive formal/informal training in the following:event management, social media campaigns and banking, fundraising and monthly giving campaigns. On completion the intern will have attained skills in fundraising and communications, working in the non-profit sector and in a National Youth Organisation, delivering a social media campaign and building a social network for a major youth organization.

            Ideal Candidate: Anyone with an interest in working for a nonprofit organization that helps youth. Skills in video production/editing, PR and social media are attractive.

              Theatre Internship at a Famous Dublin Theatre

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              The Tivoli Theatre, Dublin has an exciting internship opportunity for the right candidate with an interest in Theatre and Arts management who is seeking to gain experience across a number of disciplines in the industry. In this role you will be giving the opportunity to gain hands on experience of the inner workings of theatre in Ireland as well as being exposed to the work that goes on behind the scenes and the requirements of large scale production.

              Ideal Candidate: Upper level studies in arts, business studies or relevant discipline Previous involvement in theatre work Other Requirements: Fluent spoken and written English Excellent computer skills A willingness to act on own initiative Excellent organisational skills A Genuine interest in Theatre and the arts

                Logistics Assistant for Annual Dance Festival

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                Leading dance event on the Irish arts calendar. The Festival brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to share vibrant contemporary dance with audiences in Ireland

                Ideal Candidate: Bright, confidant, eager to learn, high energy, and cheerful. Interest in dance strongly preferred. Events background helpful, but not necessary. Ability to work as part of a team in a busy environment. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to complete tasks as directed. Fluent English essential (knowledge of additional languages is an advantage). Proficient in Windows OS - Microsoft Word & Excel. Strong interest in /or knowledge of arts / festivals / events. Good time management and the ability to multitask. A flexible, enthusiastic disposition is required.

                  Event Planning in City Centre

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                  This competitive position is with an extremely successful communications company in the micro-publishing world. Their core products are specialty magazines designed for interest groups (brides, cyclists, etc.) or targeted demographic groups. For event planning internships, students work on conferences, conventions, trade shows, and lifestyle events. Their modern office building is in City Centre with an extremely professional and friendly staff will also add to a truly phenomenal work experience. Tasks may include: Assist with planning and scheduling of upcoming events. Coordinate logistics with vendors and aid on event days. Assist Director of Events with vendor communication and billing. Other tasks assigned as necessary.

                  Ideal Candidate: An intern for this competitive placement would need to have a combination of interpersonal skills, organizational prowess, writing/research abilities, a background in marketing/promotion and a never say die attitude.

                  • 9/27/2014
                  • 12.0 weeks
                  • 1/10/2015
                  • 12.0 weeks
                  • 6/6/2015
                  • 8.0 weeks

                  Florence

                  Outside the Box Event Planning

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                  This event management company has created a truly unique atmosphere for interns. The key pillars of this firm are to create relationships between people, establish synergy and empathy, and create special events for their clients. Events range from corporate meetings to weddings. Event Planning interns will have a hand in planning, marketing, and managing of events.

                  Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have a passion for event planning or PR and must be proficient with MS Office and social media tools.

                  • 5/25/2014
                  • 9.0 weeks
                  • 8/31/2014
                  • 12.0 weeks
                  • 1/4/2015
                  • 12.0 weeks

                  Event Planning for an Extraordinary Firm

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                  This firm creates extraordinary events and is a leading company in the field of planning and organization of events, congresses, public relations and communication. Founded in Florence in 2009 the agency has established itself thanks to its ability to achieve high-level initiatives in the most prestigious and challenging locations.

                  Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have prior study in communication, marketing and event planning. The intern will be very proactive and positive person with the ability to think on the fly and contribute from Day One!

                    Student Travel Services

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                    This company started as an events company planning events for international students around Florence. Building on their experience working with students they created Florence’s first student services company to help students thrive in Italy. They now provide everything from general information and cell phone rental, to travel and special events. Interns will gain experience with event planning and hospitality while arranging excursions, housing and travel, and also in PR and marketing while promoting these services.

                    Ideal Candidate: An ideal candidate will be outgoing with an interest in public relations and event planning.

                      Dynamic Event Planning

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                      This company was founded in the late sixties in Florence with only one mission: to create memorable events! Thanks to numerous years of experience in the field of entertainment and show business, the agency is a dynamic structure specializing in the creative conception and operational management of events. Interns working at this company will get to help arrange a variety of events, and perform an assortment of tasks from marketing to client relations.

                      Ideal Candidate: Ideal candidate will be a marketing or event planning students with an interest in entertainment marketing.

                      • 5/25/2014
                      • 9.0 weeks
                      • 8/31/2014
                      • 12.0 weeks
                      • 1/4/2015
                      • 12.0 weeks

                      National and International Event Planning

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                      Established in 1979, this company is a leading specialist in the organization of national and international events.These events include product launches, events, conventions, trade fairs, and meetings for corporations and associations. Interns in this role will work on a wide variety of events and gain a great perspective on both personal and corporate events.

                      Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have coursework or experience in business or event planning with skills in PR and event planning.

                      • 5/25/2014
                      • 9.0 weeks
                      • 8/31/2014
                      • 12.0 weeks
                      • 1/4/2015
                      • 12.0 weeks

                      Customized Event Planning

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                      This company was founded by the belief that intuition and emotion are integral parts of a winning idea. They work with clients to make their dreams a reality. From weddings to corporate events, interns at this company will have a diverse mix of responsibilities, and will gain a vast amount of insight into the Florentine event scene. Interns will get to work on projects and see them through to completion.

                      Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have a degree in event planning or past experiences in that area.

                      • 5/25/2014
                      • 9.0 weeks
                      • 8/31/2014
                      • 12.0 weeks
                      • 1/4/2015
                      • 12.0 weeks

                      London

                      Event Planning for an International Hotel Chain

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                      Whatever event someone is looking to arrange this independently owned chain hotel can help make it a success. They provide that special venue and all the added extras needed to recreate what’s in the client's imagination. From stylish proms and romantic weddings, to exclusive private dining, clients can rely on the experience of dedicated Events Planners to make everything perfect.

                      Ideal Candidate: Educational background/experience in events management or event planning, familiarity with Microsoft Office suite.

                      • 1/11/2014
                      • 12.0 weeks
                      • 8/30/2014
                      • 15.0 weeks
                      • 6/13/2015
                      • 8.0 weeks
                      • 6/20/2015
                      • 8.0 weeks

                      Event Management with a Corporate Recruiter

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                      This organization is currently seeking to recruit a dynamic individual to join us and assist with our recruitment and event management operation. Graduate Solutions provides support for employers in the attraction, recruitment, development and retention of interns, graduates and post graduates, (including MBAs). We specialise in the financial and professional services sector with operations in London and New York with considerable global reach and experience. Job Description - Assist with event preparation - Carry out event promotion activities - Place orders with event collateral material suppliers and ensure they are received on time and that orders are accurate - Liaise with event venues and ensure all necessary catering and room bookings are made in accordance with requirements - Manage all incoming post - Format CV’s for presentation to clients - Maintain recruitment database and assist with candidate queries - Liaise with candidates as necessary - Liaise with external GS Associates - Place role adverts online and monitor responses - Carry out industry research for projects - Provide support to Project Managers - Manage all office administration duties

                      Ideal Candidate: - Graduate calibre - Strong written and oral communication skills - Good team player - Excellent time management skills - Able to use own initiative - Conscientious approach

                        Communications Placement with a Design Company

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                        This design company is seeking a highly organised individual for an internship at its London based office. You will be given the opportunity to work on a variety of projects over the coming months that will give you valuable experience to take on to new roles. This role is best suited to an individual who can organise themselves and carry out tasks efficiently and using their initiative.

                        Ideal Candidate: Responsibilities: helping with the organising of events helping with the press loan helping with the accessories stock helping with website/social media/marketing Employment details the chance to get strong communications experience in a creative company fun, creative and challenging work environment position is paid and full-time in our west London office

                          Event Planning and Communications Role for Non-profit

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                          In addition to assisting with events, interns will have the opportunity to learn and develop skills by becoming involved with the other work that keeps this business so vibrant. Assisting With the Organisation of Events A large part of an intern’s work is to assist in the organisation and execution of events. This role will vary depending on which side of the organisation you are working with. However, both involve administrative work, including filing, sending out invitations, mailing information, printing badges and place cards, preparing guest lists, getting in touch with guests to confirm their attendance and working at the event itself. Some events take place in the evening and you will be required to stay late. You will help in the overall staging of the event – setting up the relevant room, arranging refreshments, preparing tea and coffee, taking tickets on the door and selling any merchandise connected to the event. This provides a valuable learning experience. Assisting with Membership and Marketing You will help process applications and members’ renewals by creating and maintaining records on the database, sending out membership letters, preparing invoices, chasing payments, banking cheques and so on. You will also help devise ways to meet our membership targets by investigating new members’ benefits and researching like-minded organisations that might be approached. In addition, you will build up the database for the distribution of Asia House’s marketing material by extending our list of suitable contacts and organisations. Assisting with Our Website and the Press You will prepare material for our website and for press liaison – including press releases, Photoshop pictures, summaries and descriptions of events and activities – and will liaise with external parties to upload/publish that information. In addition to these tasks, you will be encouraged to develop any special interests you might have. Your time at Asia House will provide excellent experience of working in a diverse office environment, learning about the administrative work that goes into organising business and cultural events.

                          Ideal Candidate: Full-time interns for a period of 12 weeks preferred; minimum commitment: two days a week Good knowledge of computers including Excel, Word and mail merge; design skills are an asset, particularly Photoshop Reliability, confidence dealing with the public and an excellent knowledge of written English

                            Communications and Events Intern for Large Mental Health Charity

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                            This is a unique role providing an opportunity to experience a busy and dynamic office environment in a growing and innovative charity. In the first two weeks of the internship, post brief induction phase, the intern will shadow and observe Blenheim staff to familiarise themselves with the organisation and key aspects of their role. This will be extended if appropriate. Throughout the role the intern will have a supervisor who will support and guide them through the internship. The intern will also be encouraged to attend accredited/non-accredited training, when available to support their internship and career development.

                            Ideal Candidate: Skills Required/ideal candidate: The ideal candidate will possess the following skills: • Good communication skills (both verbal and written) and the ability to articulate ideas/comments in an appropriate manner • Ability to work within a cultural framework to ensure that the needs of various cultures are met • Experience of using social media • The ability to make good use of group and individual supervision and integrate ideas into practice • Ability to undertake administrative duties and word processing • Willingness to identify and learn new skills that will enhance personal and service delivery • The ability to effectively evaluate and engage in the monitoring of the services

                              Wedding and Event Planning

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                              This internship is with a full service wedding and event planning firm specialising in the design and production of tailor-made wedding and event experiences. Their wedding planning service helps support brides to ensure that the process leading up to the day and wedding day itself is enjoyable, stress-free and seamless. The intern will support all aspects of services provided from sourcing suppliers to on the day coordination. Tasks may include: preparing proposals, generating leads, meeting with clients, researching and booking vendors/venues, networking, brainstorming on creative ideas, communicating directly with clients and vendors, reviewing contracts, creating timelines, day of coordination, setup and breakdown, and more!

                              Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have a strong event planning background and a desire to work in the wedding industry. Excellent customer service and communication skills are a must.

                                Fashion Shoot Production Assistant Role

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                                This placement is a general supportive role within a small, yet very successful, fashion production company. The internship will entail a variety of tasks involved in the preparation, execution, and wrap up of fashion photography shoots. The intern will have the opportunity to work directly with the owner, learning how the business is run, and will get an inside look into the fashion industry. An interest in fashion, photography or event planning is useful and the candidate must have strong organisation skills, be detail oriented and present well to clients.

                                Ideal Candidate: -The ideal candidate will have an interest in "running" the business, marketing, attending to office systems, revising how we do things & considering better ways to work. -This sometimes includes researching new kinds of software or iPad apps or even sourcing a particular type of card to make our company Christmas cards from. The candidate must be aware that the work may not be purely "organise then shoot, then organise next shoot". -The intern also needs to be relatively fit & able because on the shoot days, they will likely be required to run to get things on location shoots & help crew to carry equipment as we set up or move location.

                                  New York City

                                  New York City Event Planning Internship

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                                  Global provider of banking, financial, advisory, investment and funds management services

                                  Ideal Candidate: Background in events management or desire to work with planning of conferences. Experience in managing logistics, schedules, and client meetings or desire to gain experience in this area.

                                    Event Planning/ Development Internship for Century old non-profit

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                                    This organization is a 117-year-old non-sectarian nonprofit organization offering environmental education and leadership training to motivated and underserved New York City public school students. Their mission is to encourage the positive educational and developmental growth of New York City’s youth through stimulating educational and challenging outdoor programs. They are currently seeking an intern to support all efforts to make their Fall benefit a success. S/he will: -help to procure items for the silent and live auctions (and support Benefit Committee members in doing so) -help to organize events and communications for the Junior Committee. -research and follow up on opportunities for on individual and institutional giving -write thank you letters and other donor correspondence -maintain donor contact information, including expansion and clean up of our mailing lists -track donations coming into the organization -be part of our migration to the SalesForce platform -research, writing, database maintenance and other general administrative duties

                                    Ideal Candidate: They are looking for smart people who want to roll up their sleeves, sharpen their skills and learn. Enthusiasm, follow-through, attention to detail and an ability to work well with a variety of people are required. Undergraduate or graduate students and recent graduates. Internships are unpaid but we will cover transportation costs and we will support your efforts to get college credits for the experience.

                                      Event Planning

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                                      Interns will be involved with assisting with the planning, coordination and promotion of events Event Planning Responsibilities will include conducting research for prospective meeting location/sites/venues, including meeting and exhibit space, lodging, food and beverages, telecommunications, audio-visual requirements, transportation, security, and any other event necessities. The intern will assist with management/tracking/documentation of event communications and in updating events through a detailed calendar, maintaining and updating timelines, and participating in some negotiations. The intern will also research and summarize marketing and advertising opportunities to promote the assigned event(s).

                                      Ideal Candidate: Student should have an interest in Event Planning for NGO

                                        Paris

                                        Cross-Cultural Event Planning Internship

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                                        Founded in 1873, the mission of this international organization is to promote Franco-British trade and to assist companies in developing their activities on both sides of the Channel. As a fully integrated member of the team, this role blends event planning with international relations. The chosen intern will be assigned to the communication and events department to assist in the preparation of events, layout of documents for presentation and daily administrative management.

                                        Ideal Candidate: Advanced French (and English) skills are required, as well as coursework or experience in Event Planning.

                                        • 5/19/2013
                                        • 10.0 weeks
                                        • 8/31/2014
                                        • 12.0 weeks
                                        • 1/11/2015
                                        • 12.0 weeks

                                        Lead Generation for an Events Sourcing Business

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                                        This Parisian event planning agency is seeking an independent, lively, and enthusiastic candidate to join our international lead generation team for the following tasks: • Responsible for B2B Client Relationship Management • Process incoming business leads and follow up with clients • Qualify existing leads as well as develop and maintain prospect lists in database • Continuous tracking of prospective and current clients’ data • Ensure regular back-up of data stored in the CRM system and oversee ongoing data cleansing efforts to minimize duplication and maintain current business data • Demonstrated ability to meet or exceed goals and expectations quickly • Assisting Bedouk clients in personalized venue searches - Possibility for event management intern to be involved in searching database, making match of venue and planner, and assisting with lead detection and generation. Working hours: 9:30am to 6:00pm

                                        Ideal Candidate: Marketing, Business or Events Management background.

                                          Sydney

                                          Celebrity and Event Management

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                                          This placement is with one of Australia‘s premier publicity, celebrity management and events organizations. This cool publicity firm works with celebrity clients and A list politicians while they are in Australia. Events interns will work on PR, event planning and event management. Specific responsibilities will depend on visiting clients at that time.

                                          Ideal Candidate: Ideal for someone keen to enter celebrity event management; has great organizational skills; good customer service and ability to get the job done in sometimes pressure situations.

                                          • 6/8/2013
                                          • 8.0 weeks
                                          • 9/6/2014
                                          • 12.0 weeks
                                          • 1/24/2015
                                          • 12.0 weeks

                                          Event Management for Sydney Beach Suburb

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                                          This events management internship opportunity is with a municipally funded organization that is charged with the promotion and production of community events in a suburb of Sydney. This beach town is a tourist destination and a short ferry commute from Sydney's Central Business District. The company is focused on four core areas: retail leasing, destination marketing and promotions, event staging and on-site management. In addition, they also produce music and entertainment activities that promote and support the local retail and business community. Internship tasks can vary greatly and interns are expected to execute a high level of strategic planning by taking an individual project from start to finish.

                                          Ideal Candidate: Ideal event management interns will have a background in events and business. This internship requires great presentation skills, very good Excel skills, high energy, and good organizational abilities.

                                          • 6/8/2013
                                          • 8.0 weeks
                                          • 9/6/2014
                                          • 12.0 weeks
                                          • 1/24/2015
                                          • 12.0 weeks
                                          • 6/6/2015
                                          • 8.0 weeks

                                          Event Management for the Music Business

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                                          As a trendy entertainment management agency, this firm started out as a music management company and now also has a event management division for entertainment industry clients as well as a large-scale annual film festival. Interns will be welcomed into a dynamic office environment located on Sydney's coolest street and will have the opportunity to attend fun events for free! This particular intern position within the company will focus on account management and business administration side of the organization. The intern will be working with the owner on event preparation, media communications, and more.

                                          Ideal Candidate: An ideal candidate for this placement should have a business or event management background with relevant classes as well as a passion for the music and entertainment business.

                                          • 6/8/2013
                                          • 8.0 weeks
                                          • 9/6/2014
                                          • 12.0 weeks
                                          • 1/24/2015
                                          • 12.0 weeks

                                          Music and Entertainment Management

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                                          As a trendy entertainment management agency, this firm started out as a music management company and now also has a event management division for entertainment industry clients as well as a large-scale annual film festival. This position will focus on artist and talent management for the company's clientele as well as event planning and management and will touch upon marketing, PR and general business as well. This includes festival preparation and other events and projects as assigned. Interns will be welcomed into a dynamic office environment located on Sydney's coolest street and will have the opportunity to attend fun events for free!

                                          Ideal Candidate: The right fit for this position should be very well presented, exhibit excellent organizational skills, and have a great positive attitude. The ideal candidate must also have a knowledge and passion for the music business and good people skills.

                                          • 6/8/2013
                                          • 8.0 weeks
                                          • 9/6/2014
                                          • 12.0 weeks
                                          • 1/24/2015
                                          • 12.0 weeks

                                          Washington, DC

                                          Event Management for a Women's Style Magazine

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                                          Any student with an interest in marketing, hospitality, or event planning will love this internship! A women's lifestyle magazine that hosts all kinds of events is looking for an intern to assist their team. Interns will get to plan professional and social gatherings, work with clients, and see projects through from beginning to end. The intern may also get to travel outside of the DC area to places like New York to help manage the events they put together!

                                          Ideal Candidate: Excellent interpersonal communication skills, telephone, MS Word - mail merge, Excel, Power Point, Access, speaks Spanish (preferred, but not necessary) and English fluently. Flexibility for occasional out of state travel for events.

                                          • 6/8/2013
                                          • 8.0 weeks

                                          Marketing & Events for Political Magazine

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                                          This nonpartisan political magazine educates, informs, entertains and connects all those who touch politics, from high-profile players to political junkies and casual observers. The magazine is published monthly, and they are seeking interns in a variety of areas including marketing and events. Such events and seminars have been held since 1983 and featured political professionals, candidates, political junkies and all those involved in campaigns; attendees come from all over the United States and, in recent years, have also come from Canada, Europe, Africa, Australia, Latin America and even Mongolia.

                                          Ideal Candidate: Candidates must be motivated, detail-oriented, responsible and energetic. Interns should be comfortable with Microsoft Office, social media and communications.

                                          • 6/8/2013
                                          • 8.0 weeks

                                          Event Planning

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                                          At its office near the Kennedy Center in Washington, this organization offers internships around the year to outstanding university students. Full time interns work between 35 and 40 hours a week. This summer they are looking for an event planning intern to assist with planning and staging their annual summer festival.

                                          Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will be a junior or senior with a background in event planning. Attention to detail is a must.

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