Summer Internship

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Summer Internship at The Yacht Week

Are you looking for an unforgettable summer work experience?

The Yacht Week is looking for qualified candidates to work with us this summer in Croatia, Greece, and Italy. View the available roles below and pick the position that best suits your characteristics and experience.

To be considered a serious candidate, review the necessary time commitment, experience and skills involved in each role and include this info in your application.

Best Staff in the world

Our number one goal is to give the guests of TYW the week of their lives.

TYW interns work hard and have long hours. There is no doubt that you will have the summer of your life, but remember, work comes first.

The Yacht Week Team

When filling out your application, please include which of the following timeframes fit your availability.

CROATIA

  • 7 week internship (Jun 3 - Jul 22)
  • 7 week internship (Jul 2 – Aug 21)
  • 3 week internship (Aug 13 – Sep 3)

GREECE

  • 5 week internship (Jun 24 - Jul 29)
  • 5 week internship (Jul 22 – Aug 26)

ITALY

  • 5 week internship (Jun 24 – Jul 29)
 
 

Event Manager - Greece

Choose a Destination & Week

We are looking for an Event Manager for our 8 week summer season in Greece. The ideal candidate lives in Greece and speaks the language fluently. The candidate must have proven experience in the management and organization of events, team management and guest satisfaction. This is a fast paced and multi-faceted job. Duties will include, but are in no way limited to, destination and venue assessment, supplier negotiation, partnership/sponsor acquisition, set and follow an expense budget, communication with TYW headquarters, local authorities, venue staff and accommodation. Previous participation in The Yacht Week is a plus.

Remuneration: The intern will submit a performance-based invoice of €400 per week plus bonus incentives for their services. The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Island Manager / Mainland Manager

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We are looking for Island and Mainland Managers for our Croatian events. The candidate must have proven experience in the management and organization of events, team management and guest satisfaction. This is a fast paced and multi-faceted job. Duties will include, but are in no way limited to, direct contact and dissemination of information to all event aids, TYW headquarters, local authorities, venue staff and accommodation. Previous participation in The Yacht Week is a plus.

Remuneration: The intern will submit a performance-based invoice of €200-400 per week for their services. The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Event Finance Assistant

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Event Finance Assistant should work for the entire 12 week season. As Event Finance Assistant you will handle many finance related tasks during the event together with the Finance Manager. You will have access to parts of the event budget to oversee and have the opportunity to give advice for improvement throughout the event. You will be responsible for handling receipts, expense reports and safe management of cash on a daily basis, as well as working closely with the event team. Most of your time will be spent in the office at the marina, but you will have a chance to see the sites.

The successful candidate should be a reliable person with some experience of bookkeeping and accounting from their studies or previous jobs. The candidate needs to be a multi-tasker who can think on their feet and comfortably interact with fellow employees while maintaining a budget. Preferably, liking numbers more than long party nights!

Minimum requirements: -Some experience in bookkeeping and accounting -Be able to work for at least 12 weeks

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Legal/Compliance Assistant

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We are looking for a legal and compliance expert to work on site this summer. The candidate must be experienced with contracts and compliance issues. This candidate should be energetic and able to interact with guests during check-in and maintenance of documents.

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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VIP Coordinator

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We are looking for an experienced VIP Coordinator to handle the overview of catering to VIP guests. The candidate must be extremely organized, competent with Microsoft Office programs (particularly Excel) and have a background in customer service with the ability to multi-task. Duties include but are not limited to host, tour guide, creation of VIP tracking system, creation of table mapping and the overall VIP division’s setup and execution. Must be able to think on your feet. Experience in customer service, events, and nightlife promotion.

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Media Coordinator

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We are looking for an experienced Media Manager familiar with all aspects of social media and networking. The right candidate will be very involved in all aspects of the social and marketing world and be able to pro-actively identify, create and promote content utilizing on site resources and working closely with photographers. Familiarity with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and a background in photography is a plus (watermarking, adobe, etc).

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Logistics Coordinator

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We are looking for an experienced Logistics Coordinator to handle the overview of all day-to-day operations. The candidate must be extremely organized, competent with Microsoft Office programs (particularly Excel) and have a background in customer service and the ability to multi-task. Duties include but are not limited to transportation, accommodation and our retail division’s setup and execution. Must be able to think on your feet. Experience in sales and hospitality is a plus.

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Retail Coordinator

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We are looking for an experienced Retail Coordinator to handle the overview of all merchandise sails. The candidate must be extremely organized, competent with Microsoft Office programs (particularly Excel) and have a background in retail management with the ability to multi-task. Duties include but are not limited to transportation, inventory, sails tracking and the retail division’s setup and execution. Must be able to think on your feet. Experience in sales, retail and hospitality is a plus.

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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DJ Manager/Resident DJ

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We are looking for a DJ Manager for our legendary Croatian events. Duties include but are not limited to equipment maintenance, set up and break down of DJ equipment on site, trouble-shooting any technical difficulties, management of visiting DJ’s and compliance with our high standards for music. Please have a minimum of two years’ experience as a DJ with extensive work in party planning and execution. This is an intense and rewarding experience for the right candidate with the chance to play at some of the best venues in Croatia.

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Event Staff

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We are looking for social and energetic individuals with brand/club promotion experience to assist at our suggested events this summer. You will work closely with the Assistant Event Manager and Island Managers to ensure the smooth running and execution of all parties. As well as interacting with guests and venue staff you will be required to give general assistance and information as needed. Basic first aid knowledge a plus. Event Staff will acquire roles in logistics/merchandise, VIP, media, and customer service.

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Marina Manager

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In Croatia we run check-in/out in multiple marinas. As a Marina Manager you will be in charge of the check-in/out procedures in the marinas every Friday and Saturday. Alongside your team, you will welcome and greet our customers and inform them about the plans for the day and procedures in the marina.

Remuneration: The position is unpaid, however, The Yacht Week will cover accommodation and food.

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Questions?

Please email any questions you might have about the Summer Internships to intern@theyachtweek.com.

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