Event & Special Projects Intern

internship - full time, unpaid

National Inventors Hall Fame
North Canton, OH
Closed
Posted 62 Days ago
National Inventors Hall Fame
North Canton, OH
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 62 Days ago

Description

Events & Special Projects Intern National Inventors Hall of Fame in North Canton, OH, USA Benefits Offered 401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision Employment Type Temporary The Events and Special Projects Intern supports the Events and Special Projects Manager with the planning and execution of company projects including, but not limited to work related to the Collegiate Inventors Competition, Induction, Sales Conferences, company-wide events, museum special projects and vendor relations. S/he will also provide cross-departmental support through collaborative multi-functional projects and logistical planning. This intern position will be approximately 20-40 hours per week, for a time period to be determined on business need. This an excellent opportunity for a student seeking to gain hands-on experience in event planning, event research, working within a team and exposure to a real work environment. Position Responsibilities: * Assist with event logistical support which includes, but is not limited to, event research, vendor relations and event material creation * Track and maintain event materials * Assist with operational and technical support including but not limited to database files and reporting * Other duties as assigned per business needs and special projects Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: * Superior interpersonal and business communication skills * Attention to detail, accuracy and timeliness * Positive attitude and the ability to remain calm and flexible under changing circumstances * Manage competing demands and priority projects * Must be able to perform physical duties associated with event preparation and strike such as climbing ladders and the ability to lift up to 25 pounds Credentials and Experience: * Currently pursuing a four-year degree in Business Administration, or related field * Proficient in Microsoft Office and familiar with all relevant technology About National Inventors Hall of Fame: The National Inventors Hall of Fame is a dynamic nonprofit organization that offers its employees, interns, and volunteers the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to inspire creativity and innovation in America and Canada. Through our programs we have encouraged nearly two million people to explore, create, and invent. We honor the greatest inventors whose inventions have changed our world through induction into the National Inventors Hall of Fame, recognize college-level inventors through the Collegiate Inventors Competition, and inspire a new generation of innovators through education programs including Camp Invention, Invention Project, and Club Invention. We have an entrepreneurial culture that rewards creativity and ambition. We also understand the value and importance, both professionally and personally, of providing our employees with a comprehensive benefits package. We are committed to providing competitive benefits including health benefits, retirement savings, professional development opportunities and more. Company website: https://www.invent.org/careers Posted date: 18 hours ago

Skills

event management, event planning, communication, organization, creativity, conferences, microsoft office, microsoft word, sales, research, flexibility, attention to detail, technical support, innovation, education

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