Summer Internships

Applications are now closed. 



The role

We are seeking passionate, young-hearted people who have a natural flair for events and guest relations to intern at The Yacht Week Croatia this summer. The Summer Internship Program is an awesome opportunity for anyone who is interested in gaining experience in the events and hospitality industry. You will have the chance to get to know people from all around the world while exploring the beautiful country of Croatia. All interns will be trained and sent detailed information outlining daily plans, destination details and logistics, prior to the start of the event. It is hugely important that Interns are flexible and enthusiastic about rotating positions and experiencing different roles throughout the weeks. So if you love The Yacht Week and want a summer to remember, please get in touch. We would love to have you jump on board with us!


Work environment

This job is based in Split, Croatia and ETV will not sponsor Visa applications. Interviews will be conducted in person in London or via Skype.


Duties

  • Communicating the event itinerary to guests on a daily basis.
  • Being a point of contact for all guests, assisting with any queries or concerns they may have throughout the week.
  • Aiding in operations and ensuring that events run smoothly on a daily basis (ie. check-in, transfers).
  • Welcoming and assisting guests during the check-in process.
  • You will be expected to work between 6 to 8 hours a day as well as being on night duty once or twice per week.
  • Additionally, once on site, you will also be given one of these specific roles: Guest Relations (Ensuring that any information communicated with guests is consistent and accurate), Hospitality Intern (Manage bookings, reservations and venue relations for events on all routes), Media Intern (Working with the Media Manager to organize media staff such as photographers, videographers and DJs), Tech Intern (Assisting the Event Manager with The Week App).

Requirements

  • The Summer Internship Program is open to ambitious, passionate, energetic individuals; who possess previous events or hospitality experience and wish to further enhance their knowledge and skills within the industry.
  • Being adaptable, flexible and having a positive attitude is a must. This is a fast-paced, customer-facing role that requires you to be consistently upbeat and friendly.
  • Minimum age requirement is 20 years old.
  • Applicants must be fluent in both written and spoken English.
  • Applicants must be able to finance their own flights to and from Croatia. Whilst reasonable food and accommodation is provided, keep in mind you may spend extra on personal items.
  • Applicants must be able to travel to Croatia on a holiday visa.
  • MC or public speaking experience is a bonus!
  • Advanced medical qualifications or certificates highly desirable.
  • Event Management/Tourism/Public Relations/ related university qualification is a plus.

Program dates

Program 1

Week 23 - Week 27

28 May - 8 July

Program 2

Week 28 - Week 31

8 July - 5 August

Program 3

Week 32 - Week 37

5 August - 16 September





What's included?

The inclusive aspects of the Internship Program have been devised to minimise your expenses and to enable you to gain the most from your experience.

  • Accommodation for the duration of the event weeks allocated
  • Meals provided on days when interns are on duty
  • Reasonable weekly allowance to be used when meals are not provided
  • Transportation between islands and ports where necessary

 

Applications are now closed.