Event Management Intern

internship - full time, paid

German American Chamber Of Commerce Of The Southern U S , Inc
Atlanta, GA
Closed
Posted 55 Days ago
German American Chamber Of Commerce Of The Southern U S , Inc
Atlanta, GA
internship - full time, paid
Posted 55 Days ago
Closed

Description

Events Management Internship German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S., Inc. - Atlanta, GA 1 hour agoInternship$10 an hour Education * Bachelor's Degree Skills * Events Management * Microsoft Office Benefits * Paid Time Off ONLY APPLICATIONS INCLUDING BOTH RESUME & COVER LETTER WILL BE CONSIDERED. Start Date: Summer 2019- Flexible start date (Duration of internship: 6 months with the potential to extend to up to 1 year) Location: Atlanta, GA, USA Compensation: $10/hour, 40 hours per week, paid time off (vacation, personal day, sick time) The German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S., Inc. (GACC South) is a private, non-profit organization which serves as the official representative of German industry and trade in the Southern United States. Our mission is to promote and support bilateral trade between Germany and the US. We are seeking a highly motivated, full-time intern to assist with organizing events. For this internship an eye for details and good proof-reading skills are essential! You will work closely with current staff and managers to organize GACC South Events. Your job responsibilities will include but are not limited to: * Event planning, implementation, and post event follow-up (incl. communication with service providers, venue, catering, hotel; event promotion; event registration) * Coordinate & organize member-related events * Assist in many different aspects of organizing GACC South events * Other administrative responsibilities relevant to event coordination Required Qualifications: * Must be authorized to work in the U.S. (no visa sponsorship available) * Bachelors degree in economics, marketing, event management or related fields * Excellent spoken and written English * Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office * Ability to work independently while also integrating with our team * Problem solving skills and an eye for details are a must * Creative spirit * Willingness to work beyond regular office hours occasionally * Highly organized, comfortable with managing multiple projects * Quick to adapt and learn new tasks and projects * Confidence and a can-do attitude * Dependability Preferred Qualifications: * Previous event management experience is a plus Information for applicants: Thank you very much for your application and your interest in this position. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are not able to answer each application personally. We review all incoming applications and if we find your skills meet our particular needs, we will contact you. Job Type: Internship Salary: $10.00 /hour Education: * Bachelor's (Preferred) Location: * Atlanta, GA (Required) Work authorization: * United States (Preferred) Work Location: * One location

Skills

event management, event planning, communication, sponsorship, organization, creativity, motivation, hotel booking, microsoft office, marketing, english, catering, problem solving, german, economics

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