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By Veronica Cole
641 S Street NW, 3rd Floor
DescriptionBy Veronica Cole is a boutique event planning and design company specializing in creating uniquely themed luxury weddings and events in the DC area and all over the world! I love a great party but I’m also obsessed with the nitty-gritty process of bringing my clients’ vision to life!
I am currently looking to bring on board a talented, enthusiastic and sophisticated intern to work with me in helping to make my clients’ dreams a reality while gaining valuable industry experience. In addition, this fabulous intern will continue assisting in the rebranding and marketing of the company at my new office space in the Shaw/Howard neighborhood.
Minimum GPA 3.0
Previous work experience in the events industry (catering coordinator, server, concierge, retail, etc.) OR majoring in Hospitality, Business, Public Relations, Marketing or Communications.
Proficiency in Apple, Microsoft Office Suite, Google Apps, and WordPress
Excellent writing and computer skills
Flexible schedule to accommodate irregular work hours
Reliable transportation (car preferred)
Valid Driver’s License
Brief Cover Letter and Resume/CV
This internship is unpaid, however it can be used for college credit or prerequisite for college class. The hours can be irregular, but the experience is invaluable for anyone who’s a hard worker and not afraid to dedicate themselves to becoming the ideal wedding and event planner.
RequirementsIncluded but not limited to:
Creating spreadsheets and checklists.
Emailing and meeting potential clients
Marketing assistance and creating regular postings on all social media (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest)
Upkeep and creation of blog post material and company newsletter material
Wedding and events design product research.
Attending and input during vendor meetings and interviews
Attending industry association luncheons, networking events, dinners and meetings.
Assistance with press interview requests
Keeping track of professional and personal schedules.
The ideal candidate will be:
Able to take initiative and to work with a particular clientele with a discerning taste.
Well dressed and groomed
Highly organized and detail oriented
An excellent multi-tasker
Creative and able to think quickly on his/her feet
High energy and resourceful
An independent worker as well as a team player
Guest oriented and friendly
Driven to excel in the area of event and wedding planning – both the pretty and the nitty-gritty!
Remember, as an intern, you will be representing my company and my brand among luxury clients, so excellence is a must!