Event Management intern

The Event Management Internship provides an excellent opportunity to get hands on experience with a dynamic non-profit working with the Arab immigrant community. This is excellent preparation for a career in project management and work in immigrant or low-income urban communities. The intern will have an active role in planning and executing two of our main events, our annual Arab American Bazaar and Annual Gala. 

Duration: Late May 2017  - Late August 2017  

The Event Management Intern is expected to commit to at least 10 - 15 hours a week. Hours and days are somewhat flexible. 

Primary Duties:

  • Planning, coordinating, and managing events
  • Interacting with vendors 
  • Coordinating social media campaigns 
  • Designing flyers, floor plans, & promotional materials 
  • Working with a team to coordinate staffing and volunteer requirements 
  • Miscellaneous administrative work as needed 

Requirements:

  • Excellent writing and communication skills 
  • Self-starter, able to operate independently and solve problems 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and basic graphic design skills preferred
  • Demonstrated interest in the Arab community preferred
  • Arabic speaker preferred

Send resume and cover letter to the Intern & Volunteer Coordinator, Amanda Philip at Amanda.aaany@gmail.com