Event Coordination Internship

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships


organization:Portland Rose Festival Foundation
position summary:

Our Internships present numerous opportunities for students, including: --Event Planning and Implementation --Public Relations --Marketing --Sponsorship Management --Merchandise/Retail Management

Rose Festival Interns can expect: --To receive college credit, a stipend and festival event tickets --To gain valuable hands-on experience --To work on world-class events with our professional festival staff --To interact directly with festival sponsors, customers, volunteers and board members --To work on meaningful projects that make a difference in the community --To see and participate in 'behind the scenes' aspects of the festival and event industry --To be able to NETWORK extensively

If you're interested in this paid internship opportunity, please visit our Web site to download job descriptions and application materials:


Applications are due December 1, 2008!

Salary / Pay Rate:college credit, a stipend and festival event tickets
Qualifications:Internship duties vary, but we're looking for students with the following qualifications: --Strong organizational skills --Solid written and oral communication skills --The desire to work in a fun, fast-paced and professional atmosphere --The willingness to work hard and put in extra time and effort as needed --Being able to work well both as part of a team and independently on a variety of projects --General office skills which include computers, copiers and other office equipment --Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs --Professional demeanor and an enthusiastic attitude --Currently enrolled in a college or university
website link:http://www.rosefestival.org/interns/index.shtml